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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December 21, 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.


Ayla Networks

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

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Chicago United States
Hologram offers an end-to-end cellular connectivity and device management cloud service.


Cincinnati USA
Losant offers an IoT cloud platform.


San Francisco United States
Samsara sells hardware and end-to-end solutions for fleet and industrial applications.

IoT Security


Atlanta United States
Bastille develops security software and sensors.

Device Authority

Fremont United States
Device Authority produces IoT software security solutions


Tel Aviv-Yafo Israel
SecuriThings offers an IoT cloud security solution.

Tempered Networks

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

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Platforms / Analytics / Software

Altizon Systems

Pune India
Altizon offers an IoT cloud platform.


Tel Aviv-Yafo Israel
Axonize provides a cloud platform targeted at System Integrators.


London United Kingdom
Concirrus offers a cloud platform focused on the insurance industry.


London United Kingdom
EVRYTHNG offers an IoT platform targeted at consumer product manufacturers.

Filament Networks

Reno United States
Filament Networks offers an end-to-end solution that enables self-forming wireless mesh networks over long-range radio.


San Francisco United States
Helium offers connectivity hardware and device management solutions.


San Jose United States
Libit offers machine learning software for the enterprise.


Chicago United States
Xaptum develops SW-WAN edge networking software.

IoT Cloud Platforms
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Pontedera Italy
Alleantia sells sensors, Gateways, SCADA Servers to the industrial market.


München Germany
KONUX develops end-to-end asset monitoring solutions.

Litmus Automation

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

Sight Machine

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

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San Mateo USA
MODE offers an IoT cloud platform.

SAM Labs

London United Kingdom
SAM Labs develops a line of consumer educational hardware kits.

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Smart Home

August (Acquired by Assa Abloy)

San Francisco United States
August produces a line of consumer smart home products including locks and connected doorbells.


New York United States
Canary develop consumer smart home security devices.


Denver United States
Rachio creates a consumer smart sprinkler controller.

Stringify (Acquired by Comcast)

Los Gatos United States
Stringify develops a consumer smart home automation mobile app.

Thington (Acquired by Eero)

San Francisco United States
Thington (Acquired by Eero) developed a consumer smart home app.

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