Emerging Networking And Unified Communications Vendors To Know In 2022
The proliferation of hybrid/multi-cloud IT environments, coupled with the shift to remote work, is driving demand for next-generation networking and unified communications capabilities. Here’s a look at nine startups pushing the boundaries of network/UC technology that solution providers should know.
Top Executive: Vinay Ravuri, Founder and CEO
EdgeQ has created a 5G base Station-on-a-chip with the ability to bring AI to the edge of the network. The company’s technology is used to build 5G private wireless networks for IoT and industrial use cases. The startup’s RISC-V-based chip can perform AI functions for edge computing applications and to improve network capabilities.
The Santa Clara, Calif.-based company launched from stealth in November 2020 with $51 million in total funding, including a $38.5 million Series A round.