Exclusive: Why Rigado reversed course on funding

Portland Business Journal

When Salem's Rigado raised $5.2 million from investors last year, executives said it didn't signify the launch of a multi-round funding cycle. A year later, it's a different story. This week, the ...

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Commercial IoT provider Rigado raises $15M to roll out ‘edge-as-a-service’ tech


Rigado has raised a $15 million investment round to fuel growth of its commercial IoT technology products and services. Founded in 2010, the Portland-based startup sells a “edge-as-a-service” solution to more than 300 customers that need connectivity for smart buildings, asset tracking, connected retail, and other applications. Madrona Venture...

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Oregon IoT startup Rigado raises $15 million

The Oregonian/OregonLive

Businesses have grown accustomed to renting software, paying for it month-by-month through a subscription. An Oregon startup, Rigado, thinks businesses may feel the same way about buying electronics hardware. Rigado provides...

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Could the Internet of Things be the next viable market for Portland startups? The Rigado IoT Edge-as-a-Service platform hints at potential

Silicon Florist

Every once in a while, you get to be present to witness the establishment of a widespread platform. A platform that provides the means of making a market. Sometimes, it’s the first to market—like the iPhone or Roku. Sometimes, it’s a fast follower—like Microsoft Explorer or Google. We’ve seen it happen ...

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Product Focus: IoT Interface Modules

Circuit Cellar

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a phenomenon with huge opportunities as organizations large and small work to craft new implementations. The scope that comprises IoT edge devices includes a combination of embedded processors and microcontrollers that provide intelligence. It also includes various ...

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Smart buildings, built on Azure IoT


The term “smart building” was coined in the 1980s after networking and connectivity changed what could be done in the built environment. Today that term is taking on new meaning, driven by growing possibilities for a new, more elevated idea of “smart.” The internet of things (IoT) and ...

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Rigado Packages IoT-Focused Edge-as-a-Service Platform


Rigado launched an integrated edge-as-a-service platform targeted at the Internet of Things (IoT). It uses a unique monthly subscription model. This allows customers to focus on consumer-facing applications and not ...

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The Week in Review: IoT

Semi Engineering

Internet of Things World 2018 takes place next week at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Silicon Valley. Executives of GE Digital, The Chamberlain Group, and UPS will be among those giving keynote addresses during the four-day conference ...

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The 2018 PBJ Fastest Growing Private 100 Companies in Oregon

Portland Business Journal

In case yesterday's look at the first 50 of Oregon's Fastest-Growing Private 100 Companies for 2018 wasn't enough for you, we've got 50 more to share with you today. As with yesterday's grouping, today's spans the spectrum from real estate companies and tech firms to ...

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Integrated Edge-As-A-Service Solution For IoT Connectivity


Rigado Cascade is an integrated Edge-as-a-Service solution for IoT edge connectivity, computing and security, that is designed to reduce the complexity, risk and cost of large-scale commercial IoT deployments. Offered as a simple monthly subscription, Cascade ...

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