Articles by Chris Yeh

01 Dec 2016 · by Chris Yeh
Today there are billions of Microsoft Office files in Box - that's a lot of Microsoft Word documents, Microsoft Excel sheets and Microsoft PowerPoint presentations! Tens of thousands of the businesses that rely on Box for secure collaboration use Office for productivity and document creation,...
05 Sep 2016 · by Chris Yeh
Tomorrow on stage at BoxWorks, my team will be sharing a set of announcements that reimagine how people work with their information and with each other to achieve amazing results. With some of our biggest enhancements to date, the all new Box is where all your work comes together. And today, we’re...
25 Apr 2016 · by Chris Yeh
Today, I'm thrilled to share that Box has an important new alliance with Adobe focused on making it easier to work with digital documents in the cloud by seamlessly connecting our solutions. As Box advances on its mission to help people work fully in the cloud, Adobe is going to be an important...
18 Apr 2016 · by Chris Yeh
Over the past year, Box has been partnering with CODE2040, a non-profit organization that works with Black and Latina/o engineering students​ early in their college careers to enhance exposure and access to technical careers in the Silicon Valley​. This March, CODE2040 hosted their first-ever "Tech...
01 Apr 2016 · by Chris Yeh
At Box, we're constantly looking to push the boundaries of innovation, enabling employees to work in smarter ways, without sacrificing critical enterprise considerations like security and compliance. Recent updates to our Box Capture app and launching Box Keysafe speak to our commitment to deliver...
17 Nov 2015 · by Chris Yeh
The most successful organizations enable employees to work and collaborate from anywhere at any time, with the cloud and mobile devices making this possible in ways we never imagined. With these new technologies come important considerations around security and control. As a company that's focused...
29 Sep 2015 · by Chris Yeh
Our mission at Box is to create the best possible experiences for working with information in the cloud - not only within Box, but also when creating or editing files with other programs. We know our customers use a range of content-centric apps to enable productivity across their organizations....
29 Sep 2015 · by Chris Yeh
Enabling companies to fully transition to the cloud means making sure that all of the content they work with on a daily basis is accessible, sharable and collaborative. And at Box, we've developed powerful technology to ensure that we support viewing for a wide range of content. In fact, right now...
22 Apr 2015 · by Chris Yeh
This morning at Box Dev, more than 1,500 developers joined us at Fort Mason to talk about the massive opportunity to transform the enterprise. In the opening keynote, I highlighted the amazing traction we're seeing with our platform Companies need technology that is intelligent, secure and...
26 Jan 2015 · by Chris Yeh
We are thrilled to announce that industry legends Eric Schmidt and Marc Benioff will speak about what it takes to build a technology powerhouse at Box Dev 2015, at Fort Mason on April 22nd. From on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile, top-down IT to user-centric IT, every industry is undergoing...
10 Nov 2014 · by Chris Yeh
At Box, we're transforming how companies use information to power their business by balancing consumer-inspired usability and design with enterprise-grade security and ease of implementation. Today we're excited to share updates across our web and mobile products that support this vision and set...
02 Sep 2014 · by Chris Yeh
At Box, our mission is to make people and businesses more productive and collaborative, and we do this by building software that caters to what people want and what IT departments need. Today at BoxWorks, Box co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie discussed how tomorrow will work for individuals,...
25 Mar 2014 · by Chris Yeh
I’m incredibly excited about the developer engagement we’re experiencing on the Box platform. More than 35,000 developers are building on Box. Every month, our platform sees 1 billion third-party API calls and the Box OneCloud ecosystem just reached 1,000 app integration partners. It’s not just...
15 Sep 2013 · by Chris Yeh
By now, it's pretty common knowledge that moving your business to the cloud can mean significant cost savings, added simplicity and a huge bump to your team's efficiency. But what's the next step once you've got all your company's content in the cloud? How can you continue innovating to help your...
12 Aug 2013 · by Chris Yeh
For Box to build the best mobile apps and cultivate a vast ecosystem of mobile partners, it is important that we hire that best talent. That is why I am pleased to welcome aboard David Still on the executive team as VP of Mobile Products. David will be responsible for product management for mobile...
05 Jun 2013 · by Chris Yeh
If you follow Box at all, you know that we care a lot about our platform and what it can deliver to developers. That is, we spend a lot of time and effort on our APIs, our ever-growing base of third party developers and Box OneCloud, our ecosystem of mobile apps integrated with Box. I'm pleased to...
08 May 2013 · by Chris Yeh
We are super excited to welcome Ryan Damico (@Crocodoc) and the Crocodoc team to Box. If you're not familiar with Crocodoc, the company's products are used to drive some of the most important file viewing experiences on the web. Have a resume to view on LinkedIn? That's Crocodoc. Viewing sales...
13 Dec 2012 · by Chris Yeh
2012 has been an amazing ride for the Box platform, and I’m excited to announce that we’re ending the year on a high note with the general availability of the Box v2 API. First released back in April in beta, we’ve made tremendous strides to bring our partners, developers and customers a simple,...
08 Oct 2012 · by Chris Yeh
Our CEO, Aaron Levie, may not be on stage yet for his #BoxWorks keynote today, but that doesn’t mean we’re waiting to share some of our important product and partnership news! This morning, we announced a brand new technology that lets you quickly add access to Box content anywhere – helping you...
09 Aug 2012 · by Chris Yeh
BoxWorks is fast approaching, and those of us on the platform team couldn’t be more excited about Developer Day. Not just because we love talking about our API (we really do), but because we know that some of our customers don’t yet know how our platform can make their experience with Box even...