Amasat Dublin, Ireland
Amasat ensures companies in the Salesforce.com ecosystem choose optimal apps for projects. Amasat deliver hugely accelerated, sustainable growth to software vendors with global #1 apps in this ecosystem. The company periodically give an Alpha App award to global best in class apps; this is accompanied by publishing them on their blog. Amasat help to ensure that projects built within the Salesforce ecosystem deliver maximum business success through appropriate and optimal app selection. The company are also of interest to investors through their focus on companies (sometimes relatively unknown) that have global number 1 apps built on the world’s best platform for scalability. In some cases these companies do not yet have every element required for huge growth, but they always have an incredible app that can go viral if the go-to-market strategy is correct and the right team is in place.
Heyzap San Francisco, CA
Heyzap is a social network for mobile games that connects you to other gamers and recommends games you might enjoy. Heyzap provides users with a way to check-in to their favorite games, discover games and join a massive community of mobile gamers. Heyzap allows users to let other gamers know what they are playing, leave or browse tips for their favorite games, and earn badges. For mobile game developers, Heyzap provides an SDK to easily add Heyzap to their games driving game installs and virality.
TagStand San Francisco, CA
NFC tags and NFC applications. NFC allows two electronic devices to exchange information if they are close to each other. For example, a cell phone can read data off of an NFC tag embedded inside of a poster or business card. An NFC tag contains small amounts of data that can be read by NFC-enabled phones and readers. It's basically a chip plus an antenna, usually embedded within a sticker, card, or poster. NFC tags have applications in advertising, ticketing, payments, events, and as accessories to mobile applications. Tagstand's app NFC Task Launcher makes extensive use of NFC tags, with the belief that near-field technology can reclaim lost seconds and minutes in our day.
Zapier Mountain View, CA
Zapier lets you easily connect the web apps you use, making it easy to automate tedious tasks. Here's an example of a Zap: "When I receive a new email in Gmail, send me an SMS message." The first part (receiving a new email) is the trigger. The second part (sending an SMS message) is the action. You can create Zaps like these using over 200 web apps without knowing anything about code. Once you've made a Zap, Zapier will run it for you automatically without any additional effort on your part. You can monitor activity in your dashboard, manage your connected accounts, and turn Zaps on and off anytime you want. With Zapier taking care of repetitive tasks, you get to focus on the exciting business challenges that need your attention.
Parse Menlo Park, CA
Meteor San Francisco, CA
MongoHQ San Mateo, CA
Blazing-fast, SSD-backed MongoDB hosting, processing over 6 billion MongoDB operations every day. Built for developers - creating an account and adding a database takes less than 60 seconds. MongoHQ diligently works to provide the fastest and most optimized install of MongoDB available, and also monitor individual database performance. From the smallest sandbox database options up to custom sharded clusters, MongoHQ provide a smooth path for you to grow your database on the MongoHQ platform. "The best MongoDB hosting platform available."
Appfog Portland, OR
Build apps without worrying about IT tasks or waiting days to get servers ready for writing code. Varnish Cache and op-code caching run applications with less server load and accelerated performance.No more configuring servers, firewalls, Apache, security, or installing frameworks. AppFog is compatible with code management systems like git, svn, and mercurial. Access only the servers you need and pay for only what you use. Supports many app runtimes, such as PHP, Node, Ruby, Python, Java, and .NET. Supports many services, including MySQL, PostgreSQL, Redis, and RabbitMQ.
Joyent San Francisco, CA
High-performance cloud infrastructure for today’s real-time web and mobile applications. Build reliable and resilient applications on the high-performance Joyent cloud infrastructure. Three services known as Compute Service, Manta Storage Service and Private Cloud. Joyent uses true cloud-native technologies, like OS virtualization, to maximize the performance of its computing resources. Joyent storage technologies include the highly durable ZFS file system and Joyent customers can use the Cloud Analytics tools, powered by DTrace, to generate powerful, real-time graphs that provide a greater level of accuracy when troubleshooting performance problems.