Wading Through The Sea Of Startups
It's seemingly every day a new startup rises from Silicon Valley, armed with revolutionary tech and a high-profile funding round, threatening to forever change the industry. But for every Docker or Simplivity, there are dozens that fail to deliver and ultimately flame out and fold.
Placing the right bet and landing a portfolio-changing partnership with a new vendor startup can lead to solution providers to the next level. So here we identify 10 of the coolest startups rocking the industry in the first half of 2017. While we can't guarantee what the future holds for these young companies, we can definitively say that it looks bright.
From cutting-edge deception technology to a hyper-converged infrastructure solution that emulates the public cloud experience, check out these companies to see what they can do for your customers.
(For more on the "coolest" of 2017, check out "CRN's Tech Midyear In Review.")