The Structure 50: The Top 50 Cloud Innovators

Eucalyptus Systems

Founded 2008
Investors New Enterprise Associates, Benchmark Capital, BV Capital
Structure50 Topic Cloud Provider
Description Eucalyptus is the pioneer of private clouds. What began as a research project is now a commercial product that mimics the AWS experience in-house.
GigaOM’s Take Eucalyptus was arguably the first private-cloud startup, and it’s still among the most prominent. Despite rumors of its demise, Eucalyptus continues to grow its open-source community and attract new funding and customers under the leadership of former MySQL boss Marten Mickos.