Why the name Cantilever?

A Cantilever, for anyone who doesn’t know, is an overhang:


Most buildings have a cantilever somewhere, but they are used especially as dramatic elements in modern architecture. I learned the term in architecture class in high school and it stuck with me. When we were naming the company I thought it represented a convergence of design and engineering. You can’t do a good cantilever without some real science to make sure it will work. In this way our technology always enables our design to take shape.