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Lyve Cloud for Startups

Begin. Build. Boost.

Are you beginning your startup journey? Building out a product portfolio? Boosting your business to meet growing demands? No matter where you are in the process, Lyve™ Cloud for Startups will help you succeed by providing the tools, resources, and support required to take your new business to the next level.

Free Cloud Storage

Armed with up to 1PB of free Lyve Cloud storage for a year, your data will be backed by industry leaders with more than 40 years of expertise.

Expert Support

As a program member, you’ll gain access to a team of data experts who can answer any questions that arise regarding your Lyve Cloud storage.

Powerful Brand Exposure

Get new eyes on your products and innovations when Seagate posts startup success stories like yours on the Lyve Labs blog.

Built-In Community

Gain access to networking and mentoring opportunities, collaborative co-working spaces, and membership in a community of innovators and problem solvers.

  • Apply

    First things first. Fill out our quick and easy application.

  • Review

    Next, we will review your application to decide if the program is a good fit.

  • Match

    Congrats, you're in! Now let’s meet and get you integrated with Lyve Cloud.

Featured Partners Offering

Efficient Cloud

Helps businesses reduce the cost and complexity of their cloud deployments.

Efficient Lyve Cloud-compatible services include:

  • Cross-cloud data imports
  • Accelerated upload
  • Content delivery network
  • AI services, including speech recognition, image recognition, and synthetic data 
  • Conversion services, including video transcoding and file conversion
  • Security services, including privacy and virus scans

Lyve Cloud makes it easy and cost-effective to store data and Efficient Cloud makes it easy and cost-effective to use that data.

Efficient Cloud is proud to offer startups, non-profits, and eligible enterprises up to $5,000 in credit to make the most of Lyve Cloud. Credits are valid for up to 12 months. Terms and conditions apply.

Equinix Bare Metal as a Service

Equinix helps startups and organizations unleash a new level of Kubernetes performance, optimize your network, and easily deploy and manage hyper-converged infrastructure globally.

Equinix offers businesses participating in the Lyve Cloud for Startups program:

  • Credit for Equinix Metal infrastructure up to $100,000
  • Real-time guidance and support 
  • Co-marketing efforts, including live streams and events
  • Exposure to Equinix's ecosystem of over 10,000 customers

Startup Participants

Support and success for startups is our focus. Fast growth through harnessed data is possible for our partners with Lyve Cloud for Startups.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Your startup must be located in either of the following locations:
    • Israel (and have a U.S. entity)
    • Singapore
    • U.S.A
  • Your startup should be no older than five years

If your startup relies heavily on data, cloud storage, and/or data security, we'd be a great match.

Want to Learn More?

We love helping startups unlock the power of their data. And Lyve Labs, Seagate’s innovation center in Israel, is where it all started.