Top IoT Startups

Track emerging Internet of Things (IoT) players. Narrow down each startup by market vertical, financing stage and more.

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June 28, 2018

The following Channel Guide will help you:

  • Sort top startups across the IoT technology stack and Verticals (Industrial, Analytics, Platforms, etc)
  • Filter based on funding amounts, current financing stages and acquisition events.

Note: To maintain a reasonable range of listings, our definition of a startup is a company that has less than 100 employees and has raised no more than a Series C.


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Ayla Networks

Sunnyvale United States `
Ayla Networks provides cloud platform for major hardware and application vendors.

Hot List

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San Francisco United States `
Samsara sells hardware and end-to-end solutions for fleet and industrial applications.
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Chicago United States `
Hologram offers an end-to-end cellular connectivity and device management cloud service.
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Cincinnati USA `
Losant offers an IoT cloud platform.

IoT Security

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Atlanta United States `
Bastille develops security software and sensors.
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Device Authority

Fremont United States `
Device Authority produces IoT software security solutions
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Tel Aviv-Yafo Israel `
SecuriThings offers an IoT cloud security solution.
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Tempered Networks

Seattle United States `
Tempered Networks develops identity and security networking software.

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Platforms / Analytics / Software

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San Francisco United States `
Helium offers connectivity hardware and device management solutions.
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London United Kingdom `
EVRYTHNG offers an IoT platform targeted at consumer product manufacturers.
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London United Kingdom `
Concirrus offers a cloud platform focused on the insurance industry.
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Tel Aviv-Yafo Israel `
Axonize provides a cloud platform targeted at System Integrators.
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Altizon Systems

Pune India `
Altizon offers an IoT cloud platform.
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San Jose United States `
Libit offers machine learning software for the enterprise.
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Chicago United States `
Xaptum develops SW-WAN edge networking software.
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Filament Networks offers an end-to-end solution that enables self-forming wireless mesh networks over long-range radio.

IoT Cloud Platforms
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München Germany `
KONUX develops end-to-end asset monitoring solutions.
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Sight Machine

San Francisco United States `
Sight Machine offers a platform for manufactures.


Pontedera Italy `
Alleantia sells sensors, Gateways, SCADA Servers to the industrial market.
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Litmus Automation

Palo Alto United States `
Litmus Automation offers an IoT cloud platform for industrial applications.

Connected Products

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SAM Labs

London United Kingdom `
SAM Labs develops a line of consumer educational hardware kits.
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San Mateo USA `
MODE offers an IoT cloud platform.

Connected Products
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Smart Home

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Stringify (Acquired by Comcast)

Los Gatos United States `
Stringify develops a consumer smart home automation mobile app.
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Thington (Acquired by Eero)

San Francisco United States `
Thington (Acquired by Eero) developed a consumer smart home app.
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Denver United States `
Rachio creates a consumer smart sprinkler controller.
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San Francisco United States `
August produces a line of consumer smart home products including locks and connected doorbells.
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New York United States `
Canary develop consumer smart home security devices.

Smart Home
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