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Employees work at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Employees work at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Employees work at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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Employees work at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Employees work at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Employees work at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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A pool table featuring the company logo is shown at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

A pool table featuring the company logo is shown at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

A pool table featuring the company logo is shown at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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Employees hold a meeting in a hallway at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Employees hold a meeting in a hallway at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Employees hold a meeting in a hallway at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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Employees work at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Employees work at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

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The logo of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, is shown at its headquarters in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

The logo of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, is shown at its headquarters in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

The logo of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, is shown at its headquarters in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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A kick scooter awaits a rider at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. Startups often thrive on a lack of rules and boundaries. But experts say that as they make the REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

A kick scooter awaits a rider at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. Startups often thrive on a lack of rules and boundaries....more

A kick scooter awaits a rider at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. Startups often thrive on a lack of rules and boundaries. But experts say that as they make the REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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Employees work at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Employees work at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Employees work at the headquarters of Box.net, an online file sharing and Cloud content management service for enterprise companies, in Menlo Park, California February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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