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Hew are a few new startups that will disrupt the market in the near future – Layer

by Vassil Mladjov  |  September 12, 2013  |  Comments Off on Hew are a few new startups that will disrupt the market in the near future – Layer

In the past few days, I was at DisruptSF conference in San Francisco talking with many new startups from around the world.

I want to share with the Gartner clients and analysts few startups that I think will make it big and will change how we use technology in the future.

Almost in every client call or meeting I am asked who will change the market next, what technology am I seeing that is new, cool, and disrupting, well here are only a few of the hundred + companies that I met during the largest startup gathering in San Francisco this week.

It just happens, that few of the companies I am sharing with you here also we the startups that many of the VC’s chose as the best of show and Layer was the overall winner of the $50,000 grand price as best startup.

I will post all startups as separate posts to keep it simple.

Here is a demo of Layer. ¬†As I would say, they are the “Skype” as a service company that will change how many apps are communicating and integrating chat and VOIP. This is what the NEXUS of forces is all about in action.

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Vassil Mladjov
Research Director
1 years at Gartner
28 years IT Industry

Vassil Mladjov (@vassko) is a Research Director in Gartner Research, focusing on startups, incubators and VC. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, he covers how startups and VC investments are changing the IT landscape while capturing early new technology trends. He is working on a new startup curve methodology while examining the forces that are changing its shape during the startup evolution. He follows VC investment trends and application market forecasts for better understanding of technology growth. He helps startups with their go-to-market strategy, partnerships and growth. Read Full Bio

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