10 Hot Emerging Vendors For February 2011


NephoScale

Company: NephoScale

Tech Sector: Cloud Computing
NephoScale Infrastructure-as-a-Service

The Lowdown: NephoScale officially came out of stealth mode in January as a new player on the cloud computing block with infrastructure services to kick the speed and scalability of Web apps up a notch. The San Jose, Calif.-based startup's flagship infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) play includes cloud servers, on-demand dedicated services and object-based cloud storage powered by NephoScale's own programmatic interface, called CloudScript, to give users management capabilities and control over their cloud infrastructure. NephoScale's cloud services platform can scale horizontally, vertically and geographically to remove some of the complexity from cloud environments.