A post on News Y Combinator has an intriguing proposition to the sometimes daunting task that startups face when launching a service.
The post asks if startups would be interested in a service that offered an API and other services to launch a startup.
The developers came to the idea following its own work on a service it plans to release in a few weeks. They saw the need for the service in the first release as well as for a line of successive products the group is developing. Here are the features they are considering.
What do you think?
The idea that a startup would use a SaaS for launch is a testament to the level of automation that comes with cloud computing. It's also an example of how startups will be launched ever faster and at a clip that makes today's pace seem slight by comparison.