Leading Technology Providers ClearBlade, Senet, and Wolfram Research to provide solutions and expertise to assist IoT focused startups in partnership with RWVS
CHICAGO, IL – January 30th, 2020: Rocket Wagon Venture Studios (RWVS) announced today the formation of its Technology Alliance Partner Program. The program is intended to bring a variety of solutions that can be used by startups inside the venture studios at RWVS, with the goal of providing the access to use leading IoT-related technologies to speed the development and improve the robustness of new startups’ IoT solutions. Along with the formation of the program, RWVS announced ClearBlade, Senet, and Wolfram Research as the inaugural partners in the program.
The Technology Alliance Partner Program is expected to include a variety of IoT solutions to be used by startups ranging from chipsets, security, privacy, data governance, storage processing, communications, platforms, to a full range of analytics including Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. It will also extend into power sources, UI capabilities, and even hardware design. Startups will receive technology guidance and recommendations, and support to help them make faster and better decisions regarding key technology elements as they work towards commercialization. The initial three partners are strong examples of the solutions intended as a part of this program.
- ClearBlade is an award-winning IoT enterprise platform and edge computing software company based in Austin, Texas that enables enterprises to rapidly engineer and run secure, real-time, scalable applications.
- Senet is cloud-based software and services provider based in Portsmouth, New Hampshire that partners with Network Operators, Application Developers and System Integrators for the on-demand deployment of Internet of Things (IoT) networks.
- Wolfram Research, based in Champaign, Illinois, is the creator of Mathematica, the world’s foremost technical computing program, and Wolfram|Alpha, a large-scale computational knowledge engine addressing some of the greatest challenges associated with the evolution of IoT and Industrial IoT technologies given the rise of automation and Artificial Intelligence (AI) in advanced connected systems.
“ClearBlade is excited to be part of the Rocket Wagon Venture Studios Technology Alliance Partner Program. The RWVS model helps companies cut through the IoT noise by providing access to proven enterprise-grade technologies and experienced industry experts enabling startup companies to reduce risk by building their IoT solutions in the proper way,” said Eric Simone, CEO of ClearBlade.
“Rocket Wagon Venture Studios is developing a unique innovation ecosystem to help startups evaluate cutting-edge IoT technology and accelerate the development of commercial IoT solutions,” said Bruce Chatterley, CEO at Senet. “We’re excited to join the RWVS Technology Alliance Partner Program to share our technical and market expertise throughout the solution development process, from device selection and testing to proof of concept (POC) and full production deployment.”
A key part of emerging IoT solutions are associated analytics. “We look forward to working with Rocket Wagon Venture Studios in guiding and enabling their startups to produce the next generation of innovative technologies,” said Kevin Hao, Partnerships at Wolfram.
“Everything we do is aimed at creating high-quality solutions for this evolving world of cyber-physical transformation, and these partnerships will make a great contribution in helping startups succeed,” said Don DeLoach, CEO of Rocket Wagon Venture Studios.
About Rocket Wagon Venture Studios
Rocket Wagon Venture Studios helps to build startups for the cyber-physical world by providing a team of experienced entrepreneurs who also have strong experience in IoT and specific vertical expertise. The RWVS parent organization provides the architectural cyber-physical framework including considerations regarding devices, security, privacy, data governance and ownership, communications, and a broad range of analytics, as well as shared legal and financial services, underlying operational systems, and corporate relationships. The related subsidiary studios are vertically focused venture studios that combine entrepreneurial expertise to de-risk startups and accelerate them to market with vertically aligned, IoT specific expertise to drive targeted startups at higher valuations.