For many busy folks running organizations, having unfettered access to technology-minded folks who can make things run more efficiently is often just a dream. Sure, talented software developers may exist on staff, but that’s not the issue — the issue is often whether or not they have the time to help. Internal stuff often gets back-burnered. That dilemma often leaves teams scrambling to find skilled talent to bring order to their ever-growing hodgepodge of third-party SaaS tools, spreadsheets, and databases. Enter Kintone.
Kintone started in twenty years ago when a team of Japanese engineers quit their jobs to conquer clunky office software once and for all. Cybozu, their office productivity platform, rocketed to one of the fastest IPOs in Japanese history. In 2011, the Kintone platform was launched by Cybozu as its first cloud solution.