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Primary Location San Jose, California, United States

Financial Status VC-B; Samsung, Lux Capital, Energize Ventures, Rockwell Automation, EDF, Juniper Networks, Porsche, Chevron

ZEDEDA is a simple and scalable cloud-based orchestration solution that delivers visibility, control and security for the distributed edge with the freedom of deploying and managing any app on any hardware at scale and connecting to any cloud or on-premises systems. With ZEDEDA customers can now seamlessly deploy and manage any edge compute node to instantly unlock the value of IoT data and make real-time decisions.

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ZEDEDA Secures $72M in Growth Capital to Meet the Skyrocketing Demand for Edge AI and Computing

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🔖 Topics: Funding Event

🏢 Organizations: ZEDEDA, Smith Point Capital

ZEDEDA, the leader in edge management and orchestration, announced the closing of $72 million in growth capital, with the Series C round led by Smith Point Capital, founded by former Salesforce Co-CEO Keith Block. The latest funding enables ZEDEDA to further expand sales and marketing activities and accelerate research and development to meet the rising demand for edge computing.

Read more at Business Wire

ZEDEDA and Emerson Expand Relationship to Modernize the Industrial Edge

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🔖 Topics: Funding Event, Partnership

🏢 Organizations: ZEDEDA, Emerson

ZEDEDA, the leader in edge orchestration, today announced a strategic investment from Emerson Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), a global technology, software and automation leader. The move extends the relationship between the two companies, as Emerson is also a ZEDEDA customer.

Emerson’s solution integrates ZEDEDA’s edge management and orchestration offer into its DeltaV™ automation system, enabling Emerson customers to extend DeltaV to the distributed edge. This expansion will deliver enhanced OT solutions while also continuing into the IT environment, providing software-defined automation and revolutionizing how customers can deploy and connect workloads within their distributed environments.

Read more at Businesswire

Juniper Ventures’ Series B Investment in ZEDEDA

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✍️ Author: Shelly Rao

🔖 Topics: Funding Event

🏢 Organizations: ZEDEDA, Juniper Networks

Juniper Ventures is thrilled to announce its Series B investment in ZEDEDA, a pioneer in edge virtualization. Since the original investment in 2018, we continue to be impressed by ZEDEDA’s execution and its team’s ability to meet the ambiguous and evolving demands of today’s enterprise edge market. ZEDEDA’s cloud-native solution eliminates vendor lock-in and simplifies the deployment and full lifecycle management of both hardware and software applications at scale. The platform supports a diverse set of hardware with Zero Trust security and is scalable through flexible application deployment models — enabling users to leverage existing infrastructure investments alongside modern, cloud-native innovations.

Read more at Medium

Why we invested in ZEDEDA: visibility, control, and security for the distributed edge

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✍️ Author: Caroline Rehfuss

🔖 Topics: IIoT

🏢 Organizations: ZEDEDA, Samsung

Traditionally, the deployment and remote management of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) at the edge has been difficult and expensive. One of the most significant hurdles faced by enterprise users today is the cost and lead time needed to update what are often proprietary legacy solutions. In the current environment, the majority of IIoT solution providers offer highly customized, siloed solutions for customers in specific verticals. As a result, these verticalized solutions tend to be fragmented and often are expensive to update and maintain.

We invested in ZEDEDA because the company has proven it can remain a horizontal play across multiple industrial verticals. ZEDEDA was founded in 2016 as a vertical solution provider. But in 2019, the company made the decision to open source its flagship product, EVE-OS.

Read more at Samsung Next Blog