emerged from stealth today with $15 million to develop its access platform for devices. The company says it will put the funds toward product R&D and accelerating its go-to-market efforts.
Parag Thakore, who has held product management jobs at VMware and Cisco, cofounded Infiot with chief architect Sunil Mukundan and CTO Anupam Rai. The trio most recently worked together at Velocloud, which was acquired by VMware at the end of 2017 for $550 million.
Thakore describes Infiot’s platform as “a cloud-delivered intelligent thin wireless edge” enabling zero trust security and edge computing for remote users, sites, and devices across wired and wireless connections. (Zero trust security means Infiot doesn’t trust any user by default from inside or outside the network and requires verification from