Episode 39 - Armon Dadgar, Co-founder & CTO of HashiCorp, on Evolving from Open Source to the Enterprise

Armon Dadgar is the Co-founder and CTO of HashiCorp, a commercial open source company that provides the fundamental building blocks around infrastructure and automation that developers need to create scalable, secure, high-performance applications hosted in the cloud. Valued at over  $5 billion and now with over 1,000 employees worldwide, HashiCorp started out life in 2010 as an open-source project and since grown into the defacto standard for modern cloud-computing development. In this episode, which was recorded live at GGV’s annual Evolving Enterprise conference, we learn how Armon and his Co-founder, Mitchell Hashimoto, initially met, what it took to sell to the enterprise and how to hire the right people as a distributed company.