Story of survival + success from the Dotcom crash - how Greenplum sold to EMC + eventually IPOed as Pivotal
Why lead investors matter + simple portfolio triage for seed investors
Stay calm and carry on, growth at all costs is over, the prudent ones can keep building πŸ—οΈ
Building in a 🐻 market and getting ahead while you have the πŸ’°
Miami 🌴 Tech Week πŸ”₯ - some observations - need more founders!
Developer first & PLG founders - quality before quantity, no πŸͺ„number to get to Series A
Bitcoin ⚑️ Miami - traditional finance everywhere...and IT Spend πŸ“ˆ
🐳 Docker's comeback story, 10M devs + growing
Lessons from the early days of VC, relationships not transactions, doubling down when others won't
No matter how big you get, product velocity matters - Gitlab
Dev first stocks πŸ“‰ but still bullish in LT - MongoDB - from $100M ARR to $1B ARR in 5 years 🀯
What goes up must come down - ❄️ back to earth, what it means for private cos + how a customer discovery email turned into a company