Rigado Raises $15 Million for Expansion of Commercial IoT Edge-as-a-Service

IoT Evolution

Rigado, a global provider of commercial IoT Edge-as-a-Service solutions, recently announced it has closed a $15 million Series A round of funding, led by Madrona Venture Group with participation from Vanedge Capital, Rogue Ventures, FusionX Ventures and the Oregon Venture Fund. The investment will be used ...

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Putting that money to work: Rigado opens up a bunch of Portland job opportunities

Silicon Florist

There have been any number of fundraising announcements in the past two weeks. And as compelling as that news is, it’s even more exciting to see the companies putting that money to work. Like Rigado, for instance. Which recently raised $15 million. And that led to ...

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Here’s why edge computing is attracting so much interest

Fierce Wireless

Startup Rigado, which has been around since 2010, offers a variety of edge solutions that combine computing, multiprotocol connectivity and security. The company’s goal is to create smart buildings, retail locales and hospitality sites. Rigado’s strategy is to provide ...

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The Week In Review: IoT

Semiconductor Engineering

Portland-based Rigado, a provider of commercial Internet of Things edge-as-a-service solutions, received $15 million in Series A funding led by Madrona Venture Group ...

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Rigado gets $15 million for edge services

Stacey on IoT

If a company wants to create some kind of connected service, it has a long road ahead. It must figure out the connected devices it wants to use (or build), what cloud it wants to use (or build), and get a basic level of monitoring and orchestration set up. Then the complexity of building ...

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Will AI assistant-free shops create a retail paradise?

Electronics Weekly

Shoppers are already familiar with using the internet to help them navigate a store or direct them to special offers. Retailers also use the internet to keep the shelves stocked and deliver goods to customers. The next step is to use edge computing ...

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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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