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VeloCloud

VeloCloud's cloud-delivered SD-WAN enables enterprises to support application growth, network agility and simplified branch implementations while delivering optimized access to cloud data centers and applications. And the company touts its SaaS-like subscription model as a key differentiator.

Senet

Senet is looking beyond connected water meters to a much broader range of devices and vertical markets as the IoT begins to make big strides. And the company believes LoRa's open standard gives it an edge over proprietary IoT-based offerings.

PacketZoom

PacketZoom aims to help app developers boost performance of their apps by "removing performance roadblocks" on Wi-Fi and cellular networks. The company's SDK is in use by more than 5 million devices.

Kasisto

Kasisto offers what it calls a "conversational AI platform" that powers smart bots and virtual assistants on messaging platforms, mobile apps, websites and other platforms that are used by banking customers.

Common Networks

Common Networks delivers wireless services from fiber connections over 5 GHz to antennas mounted on subscribers’ homes using software-defined networking to route traffic more effectively.

Boxed

Boxed has raised more than $160 million to back its effort to put the wholesale shopping experience into a mobile app, and the company is looking at moving into new segments such as hotel-room rentals.

AliveCor

AliveCor is challenging legacy manufacturers of EKG recording devices with a smartphone-based offering that can deliver medical-grade results in 30 seconds and deliver that data to users and their doctors.

Actility

Actility says its IoT platform is radio agnostic and can support any network, including the LTE-M services from cellular operators.