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10 IoT Networking Companies To Know About In 2021

Dylan Martin

These companies are working on new and better ways to connect IoT devices to networks, operate the networks themselves and enable new revenue-generating opportunities.

Helium

Helium is taking a unique approach to building a low-power wide-area networks by incentivizing consumers to buy and set up gateways across the world with cryptocurrency. The San Francisco, Calif.-based startup runs its so-called People’s Network with a decentralized networking protocol called LongFi, and it runs on specialized gateways that reward its owners with a digital currency for simply keeping the device on and when a device connects to it. Companies using Helium’s network include Salesforce, InvisiLeash, LoneStar Tracking, ConnectedFresh and Smart Mimic.

 
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