Box announced new strategic partnerships as part of its international expansion. According to a release, the new relationships include commercial agreements and strategic investments from Japanese partners
"The combination of cloud and mobile technologies creates an entirely new way of working that will fundamentally reshape the IT industry," said
In addition, Box noted:
The new partnerships build on Box's success in 2013, highlighted by deployments with major global companies, such as
Since first opening a
Overall, Box has more than 20 million users worldwide at more than 180,000 businesses, and has been named a leader by both
"We've seen first-hand how a new wave of information technology is transforming every industry, from manufacturing to finance," said
"As Box continues to expand globally into
Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.) and
Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.)
"This investment is an opportunity to partner more deeply with Box, bolstering their entry into the Japanese market and other global regions," said
Telefonica Digital, a division of
"We know how much our customers, both large and small, value the convenience and flexibility of cloud storage, and Box is the clear leader in this space," said
"As businesses and people worldwide begin to adopt the cloud,
Coatue is a privately owned investment firm focused on technology, media and telecommunications, in addition to other sectors.
"Box has already established itself as the innovator in its category, and our goal is to help the company grow from rising star into one of the next great enterprise software companies," said
DST Global is an international investment firm focused on the Internet sector.
"Box has demonstrated outstanding vision and execution in making collaboration dramatically more efficient. We are excited to join them as investors and look forward to their continued success," said
Existing Box investors
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Box announced new strategic partnerships as part of its international expansion.
According to a release, the new relationships include commercial agreements and strategic investments from Japanese partners