Today Jan Jongboom and I are announcing the closing of our $15m Series A investment round led by Canaan Partners with Acrew Capital, Fika Ventures, Momenta Ventures, and Knollwood Investment Advisory. Canaan Partners is a great lead investor, with experience bringing 66 startups to IPO. They invest in real industries, from manufacturing and robotics to space and medical. This funding will rocket our mission to democratize ML for millions of developers and engineers deploying to billions of edge devices. Edge Impulse is already the leading machine learning platform for edge compute from Cortex-M to NVIDIA Jetson, with thousands of enterprises working on over 23,000 projects across a wide range of verticals including industrial, infrastructure, wearables, and wildlife conservation, with a global community on trajectory to reach 100,000 developers by 2022.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.edgeimpulse.com/blog/announcing-dollar15m-series-a-to-start-a-data-driven-engineering-revolution