Each of the twelve finalists presented their AWS-powered start-up to a capacity crowd and then anxiously awaited word from the judges.
AWS Senior Vice President Andy Jassy announced the winners as follows:
- Big Data and High Performance Computing - Mortar Data (video).
- Business Applications - TraceLink (video).
- Consumer Applications - LogMyCalls (video).
- Gaming - Grand Cru (video).
Congratulations to all of the winners!
As a long-time Start-Up Challenge judge, I would like to offer my thanks to everyone who took the time to enter. I was very impressed with the quality and the diversity of this year's entrants.
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