Local start-up OrionVM has taken capacity at the new Equinix S3 datacentre in Sydney, as the cloud infrastructure start-up continues its efforts to crack the $1 million revenue milestone.
From boom to bust, from unconference to BarCamp and beyond, Mahesh Sharma tracks the fortunes of Australia's startup community.
Australian-born, Bangalore-based Mahesh Sharma is ZDNet's India correspondent.
A new Melbourne incubator called AngelCube will dish out a total of $80,000 seed funding to four start-ups, which were selected from a field of over 130 applicants.
Investment firm Adventure Capital is poised to cut the ribbon on its new incubator, a co-working space based in Melbourne, where the best and brightest entrepreneurs and start-ups will be cherry-picked to receive seed funding.
Start-ups that can't raise investment because of prohibitive legal costs now have an alternative, after local mentor-backed investment firm StartMate released the documentation that it used to invest in its first five start-ups.
Bubble Gum Interactive has just closed a capital raising round of over $1 million to fund the development of its children's game, Little Space Heroes, which will be launched later this year.
99dresses hopes to take on eBay as the web's pre-eminent online fashion retail portal by overhauling its systems and business model to underpin a possible expansion to America.
Tech23 offered a rich bounty for start-ups, including thousands of dollars in cash and an all-expenses paid networking trip to Silicon Valley. Props logistics company StageBitz managed to take out both.
Mobile booking application GoCatch will use its $50,000 prize from the Tech23 awards to release a feature for its app where passengers can rate drivers, as the company hits back in its "war" with the NSW Taxi Council.
Perth-based app developer Filter Squad flew across the country to pitch at this week's Tech23 event. The move paid off to the tune of $25,000.
A cloud infrastructure start-up, OrionVM, has taken out the $25,000 broadband innovation award at the Tech23 event held in Sydney this week.