Layerboom Systems, Inc.

Layerboom has created the first virtualization appliance for the cloud computing industry. Layerboom’s “BoomBox” appliance enables companies & hosting providers to turn their existing server hardware into a virtual private cloud. With no lengthy IT integration, Layerboom can start powering your cloud in days rather than months. Whether you want to create a private or public cloud, Layerboom helps you get there in a fast, easy and affordable manner. 

Joyent, Inc., a San Francisco-based international inventor of integrated smart technologies, acquired Layerboom in July, 2010, making it SFU Venture Connection’s first protégé to be acquired.