Winding up its months-long Global Entrepreneurship Program, IBM has announced SirionLabs, a provider of enterprise SaaS products focused on post-signature management of complex services contracts, as the winner of Smartcamp 2015 challenge.
Followed by Flutura, a niche big data analytics solutions to transform operational outcomes by monetising machine data, as runners-up and Shephertz, cloud ecosystem provider in the area of PaaS (Platform as a Service), Cloud Computing and SaaS, as second runners-up.
The startups were selected out of 45 startups that were selected after the regional finals held in Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore.These startups were judged by Ravi Gururaj, Angel investor, serial entrepreneur and Chairman of Nasscom Product Council; Sanjay Anandram, Veteran Venture Capitalist; Piyush Gupta, Advisor to CEO of Infosys and Serial Entrepreneur from Valley and Dulles Krishnan Executive Director, Smarter Commerce Solutions, IBM Asia Pacific.
The winners will be provided access to IBM’s enterprise cloud portfolio and third-party cloud services built around open APIs through which startups will be able to build and monetize their solutions. Also, by providing a global path to the enterprise, IBM GEP will help accelerate startup’s growth.