The year is shaping up to be stellar for IPOs. And one sector that is likely to get a lot of attention from investors is cloud storage. In fact, storage company Box recently filed for an IPO. And it looks like Dropbox could as well.
So to get some insight on all this, I recently had a chance to talk to Alex Gorbansky, CEO of Docurated, which helps companies manage their cloud storage. Some of the customers include Netflix (NFLX) and Cox Media.
Alex actually founded the company with his wife, Irene. Both experienced the cloud storage business from different perspectives. Irene ran engineering teams at EMC prior to heading up the “disruptive innovation” team at American Express (AXP). As for Alex, he worked at Loudcloud and EMC before co-founding Frontier Strategy Group, an information services firm which provided large corporations with research on emerging markets. Read