10 Coolest Cloud Startups Of 2013


Green Cloud Technologies

CEO: Shay Houser

Headquarters: Greenville, S.C.

Based out of Greenville, S.C., Green Cloud Technologies works to protect data in the cloud through disaster recovery solutions that mirror a user's current server in case of disaster and also provides a video conferencing technology, called iMeet, in case the office can't be reached because of a disaster. Green Cloud Technologies offers a virtual server solution through VMware's virtualization software to back up its disaster recovery solutions. In April, Green Cloud Technologies received $5.6 million in Series C funding that will be put toward sales, marketing and building out its data centers.

Green Cloud Technologies is a 100 percent-channel company, with both an authorized partner program and a white-label cloud solution.