At Dropbox, Over 100 Billion Files Served–And Counting: Tech News and Analysis «
Once upon a time, in the year 2007, Dropbox consisted of two engineers coding in their boxers out of a shared apartment in the North Beach neighborhood of San Francisco. To co-founder and CEO Drew Houston, launching a successful company, “looked like a never-ending trail up Mount Doom and there is all this fog ahead of you, and nobody tells you what it’s like.”
Despite a flair for the dramatic, Houston appears to have emerged from the fog in good shape.
On Monday, Houston shared the latest Dropbox figures during a presentation at the second annual Startup Lessons Learned. The day-long event in San Francisco was designed to bring together entrepreneurs and engineers interested in the lean startup movement.