Thursday, May 31, 2007

The Google Story



By David A Vise


This book takes you inside the creation and growth of a company that has become so familiar its name has become a verb recognized around the world.

In 1998, Moscow -born Sergey Brin and Midwest American Larry Page set out to 'change the world' through a search engine that would oraganise every bit of informatoin on the web for free. Through the creative use of cutting -edge technology and series of groundbreaking business ideas,they were soon taking on microsoft and winning.Despite the bursting of the dot-com bubble they have turned to a start-up investment of US$1 million into a market value of over US$40 million.

You will learn about the amazing network of computer kept in specially chilled,secret rooms which store over four billion web documents.

But even as it rides high, Goggle wrestles with difficult challenges in a business that changes at lightning speed. It was able to continue expand and innovate while sustaining the guiding vision of its founders mantra : DO NO EVIL ?...

A must read....by David A. Vise
If you want to know how GOOGLE function read this
http://infolab.stanford.edu/~backrub/google.html

2 comments:

Funda-mentor said...

yeah dude.. This is on top of my priority list !

Prabal Aggarwal said...

seems to be very sexy book. Google is GOD now :). will definitely read it. there is a review of The Search also. U can refer to it, its also mostly about google.