Home > Archive by tag 'Silicon Valley'

Posts Tagged ‘ Silicon Valley ’

We went through near-death experience many times, says Nutanix founder

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | More »

Dheeraj-Pandey
Though Dheeraj Pandey is fairly well known and connected among the who’s who of the tech industry, he hit headlines in his home country only late last year. Cloud computing firm Nutanix, which Pandey co-founded seven years ago in Silicon Valley, exceeded market expectations during its Nasdaq d...

Pankaj Jain

500 Startups’ India VC fund flounders again; Pankaj Jain quits firm

500 Startups, a Silicon Valley-based startup accelerator and early-stage venture capital fund house, has hit the pause button on its $25 million fund, Kulfi, focused on India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. The fund decided to put its India plans on hold due to regulatory and taxation issues, a spokesper...

5 January, 2017 | More »

For-Startup-Incubators-Story_people-coffee-tea-meeting_fe

How incubators in India are helping startups grow

For Anand Sahani, founding WedMeGood, an online wedding planning portal, in 2014 was just the beginning. His team started working out of 91springboard, a Delhi-based co-working space with hubs across India. Just when he thought he needed some networking and mentoring to take the business in the righ...

26 December, 2016 | More »

Seed_funding_shah_fe

Content delivery firm WittyParrot secures seed funding from Mumbai Angels, others

WittyParrot, a cloud-based content delivery platform has raised Rs 3 crore ($450,000) in seed investment from Mumbai Angels and a few Silicon Valley-based angel investors. The startup will use the funds to expand its sales team grow its footprint in the US and India, Anil Jwalanna, co-founder and ch...

9 December, 2016 | More »

Ram Charan

Companies can’t have long-term life without digital roadmap: Ram Charan

Every company that has a vision needs to be digitised because there is no long-term life without a digital roadmap, says renowned coach, speaker and author Ram Charan. And, for being relevant in the digital age, more investments are needed in technologies than focus on cheaper costs. In an exclusive...

9 November, 2016 | More »

Z Nation Lab

Co-working space Z Nation Lab shortlists 13 startups for its bootcamp

Z Nation Lab, a Mumbai-based co-working space provider and startup accelerator, has launched a startup bootcamp programme for firms in the internet, analytics, smart technologies, edu-tech, agro-tech, mobile, and machine learning domains. The programme will allow the shortlisted startups to interact...

8 November, 2016 | More »

Samir Arora

US digital lifestyle content firm Mode Media shuts down

Mode Media Corp, a Silicon Valley-based lifestyle content company founded by Indian-American Samir Arora, has shut down, a media report said. The Wall Street Journal first reported about its closure on Thursday, citing a company memo to staff. It’s an abrupt end for a company that had previously c...

16 September, 2016 | More »

Ashish Kalya, Subash Baliga and Sandeep Rana founded Zzungry in 2015

Food startup Zzungry raises funds from Silicon Valley entrepreneurs, others

Bangalore-based food startup Zzungry that offers freshly prepared Indian cuisine has raised a round of seed funding from Silicon Valley-based entrepreneurs Satish Vasudeva, Madhusudhan Jujare and other individual investors. The funds raised will be used for expansion and building revenue channels, i...

22 August, 2016 | More »

startups

Have Indian startups lost their charm for Silicon Valley hires?

If last year saw top tech executives in Silicon Valley being wooed by startups here, this year saw many of them quitting these Indian internet companies. While some were disenchanted by the startup environment in India, many were inspired to become entrepreneurs themselves. Snapdeal’s chief pr...

28 May, 2016 | More »

slide2

Are Silicon Valley hires finding India too hot to handle?

Last year, bringing home top talent was the recurrent theme in the Indian startup community. Startups were the toast of the town, and flush with investor money, were convincing Indian talent to leave their jobs at top tech companies in Silicon Valley and return home. But the honeymoon seems to have ...

25 May, 2016 | More »

Page 1 of 712345...Last »