If software is indeed “eating the world,” as famed venture capitalist and prognosticator on pretty much everything Marc Andreessen once opined, then it goes without saying that the pipes that have the unenviable task of carrying that software become ever more critical. The more important the internet, the more the underlying network of undifferentiated “dumb pipes” becomes important. 

This has led to the rise of myriad vendors that all help to ensure those “dumb pipes” keep working. A case in point is Veriflow, a company that is bringing a new approach to network breach and outage detection via mathematical network verification.

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Ben Kepes

Ben Kepes is a technology evangelist, an investor, a commentator and a business adviser. Ben covers the convergence of technology, mobile, ubiquity and agility, all enabled by the Cloud. His areas of interest extend to enterprise software, software integration, financial/accounting software, platforms and infrastructure as well as articulating technology simply for everyday users.