March 11, 2016
Dev Tools Digest – Mar. 5 – 10
This week's roundup of developer news includes the launch of Eclipse Che, as well as product announcements from Rainforest and Meteor.
Hear from founders about their experiences, learning, and growth throughout the lifecycle of the accelerator and beyond.
Founding a company and building a business from the ground up is not for the faint of heart — and I find it useful to talk to other founders in the Heavybit community. I learn something every time.
– Umur Cubukcu, co-founder and CEO of Citus Data
Even experienced founders can get lost when building a developer focused company. Heavybit is the only program uniquely focused on guiding founders through this particular journey.
– Kiyoto Tamura, VP of Marketing at Treasure Data
Heavybit helped us navigate the uncharted waters of building a dev focused enterprise offering.
– Guy Podjarny, Founder and CEO at Snyk
Developer tool companies have a unique and tough path to market. It’s really nice to have access to founders that are facing your same challenges, and who you can ask for advice and then help others in return.
– Edith Harbaugh, CEO and co-founder of LaunchDarkly
In the two years I was at Heavybit — with the help of the community, alumni, advisors, and our own stubbornness to survive — we went from default dead, to a 100-person successful company.
– Fred Stevens-Smith, CEO and co-founder of Rainforest QA