VSaaS Startup Pivots to Camera API Provider

Author: John Honovich, Published on Jul 24, 2014

This is a fascinating case study of how a VSaaS startup recognized the flaws in that market and are using their experience to build a hosted API camera API service called Evercam.

In this note, we examine what they learned providing VSaaS and what they are trying to do now with their API service.

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