Tech Sector: Software-as-a-Service
Key Product: Circonus
The Lowdown: Circonus, founded two years ago, offers Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) that it bills as "monitoring-as-a-service" or MaaS that monitors networks, systems and applications to offer real-time trending and visualization of what's occurring in an IT environment. Circonus also extends its monitoring capabilities into marketing, finance and business operations to give a view of the entire business. Circonus is based in Columbia, Md.