Many Smartsheeters experienced degraded performance this morning, including slow sheet loading and an inability to view your data. We want you to know that we do not consider this level of performance acceptable and are taking this issue very seriously.
A number of our customers have reached out to us in the last 48 hours asking about our position on the Cyber Intelligence Sharing Protection Act (CISPA). We have deep resevations about legislation that seeks to limit privacy protections currently available to our customers. As a service provider the trust we have earned with our customers is of paramount importance and fundamental to their success and ours.
Today, we’re thrilled to announce an exciting development for Smartsheet and our customers. Led by Insight Venture Partners with participation from existing partner Madrona Venture Group, Smartsheet has secured an additional $26 million dollars of capital.
Smartsheet released a host of new features today, including what could considerably be the most important, and anticipated, feature we’ve introduced in the last year: linking information across sheets. As the #1 most requested feature to date, we’re thrilled by the impact this will have on our customers’ productivity.
By every metric, 2011 was another banner year for Smartsheet as we saw significant growth across the board -- and we thank our customers for their continued loyalty and vocal support!
We hear from existing and prospective resellers every week that the volume of client requests for proven web-based solutions continues to climb.
With Thanksgiving only hours away, it gave us the opportunity to walk the halls here at Smartsheet and ask the team “What is Smartsheet thankful for this year?”. Aside from a few clever one-liners, the answers were thoughtful, with these seven coming up most frequently.
Last month I was invited to speak at the Puget Sound's Project Management Institute (PMI) meeting in Seattle. The topic: “Project Management in the Cloud: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly.” The audience, a couple hundred PMO professionals, was primed to learn how cloud computing is ushering in a new, more virtual way of doing business.
With the Smartsheet team nearly double its size since the start of 2011, it was high time to take a break for the 2011 Summer Team BBQ the weekend before last. An opportunity for everyone and their families to rally for some good 'ole fashioned summertime fun.