VC Funding For IoT Startups Is Surging
Venture capital funding for Internet of Things startups reached $1.46 billion last year, according to Crunchbase, marking an all-time high and a 42 percent increase from 2016.
Some of these IoT startups have shown a particular interest in using channel partners as part of their go-to-market efforts. With international IoT spending set to reach $772.5 billion this year, according to research firm IDC, these startups present new opportunities for systems integrators, MSPs and other solution providers that want to carve out their own space in IoT.
Here are CRN's picks for the top 10 channel-friendly IoT startups in 2018.
(For more on the biggest news of 2018, check out "CRN's Tech Midyear In Review.")