The company, founded in 2005, is one of the hottest in the enterprise IT market, having built up its service from the ground up to work in the cloud. Earlier this month, Box announced it had raised US$100 million in its latest funding round, on top of the more than $300 million raised previously. Its co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie, who is just 28 years old, has said the company could go public next year or in 2015. Its investors include Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Andreessen Horowitz.
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