The 20 Coolest Cloud Platforms And Development Vendors Of The 2014 Cloud 100


Eucalyptus Systems

CEO: Marten Mickos

Touting API compatibility with Amazon Web Services (AWS), Eucalyptus bills itself as the "de facto private cloud reference implementation for AWS." The payback: Some Eucalyptus users have "cut cloud spending by as much as 50 percent and reduced data center spend by two-thirds."