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Blue Pillar’s award-winning Aurora® Energy Network of Things™ platform is the first solution to connect behind-the-meter distributed energy
For more than a decade, Blue Pillar has worked with hundreds of the most critical facilities in the world, from hospitals to data centers, and connected thousands of multi-vendor distributed energy assets. Our award-winning Aurora® Energy Network of Things™ platform, and patented deployment methodology is the first solution to connect behind-the-meter distributed energy resources by self-prescribing secure IoT networks that enable real-time control of assets and collection of energy data. This turnkey and cybersecure approach has been proven to be 75% faster and 30% more affordable in more than 300 facilities, with over 4,000 assets connected from dozens of manufacturers. By building the energy and controls network first, you can take the risk out of your energy management deployment, avoid stranded assets and useless dashboards, and create a genuine competitive advantage for your enterprise.
Blue Pillar NewsUPDATE
2016 proved to be another standout year for investments in Indiana technology companies with a total of 23 deals at a combined fundraise amount of $51.51 million, equating to an average deal size of $2.2 million. According to the PricewaterhouseCoopers/CB Insights report, Q1 2017 venture investment in Indiana companies totaled $27 million through 11 deals.
While we’re primarily focused on Chicago’s innovation economy, we also have our eyes on all of the startup and tech activity happening throughout the entire Midwest. Here are the major tech fundings, acquisitions, mergers, moves and IPOs that went down in the region in January. Read full story here.
Maryland-based Blue Pillar Inc., which has an office in Indianapolis, has secured $10 million from investors. The latest funding round is from a group that includes Elevate Ventures and Carmel-based Allos Venture Management Co. Ltd. The rest of the investors include Great Plains Energy Inc.-affiliate GXP Investments, EnerTech Capital, Allos Ventures, Arsenal Venture Partners and
South Bend-based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company Vennli has been named to the Red Herring Top 100 North America List, a prestigious award honoring and celebrating leading private companies from the region and their innovations. Red Herring Top 100 America selects the award winners from approximately 1,200 outstanding entrepreneurs and promising companies every year from the U.S.
100 companies, schools and startups, and 10 individuals selected by independent judging panels as the 2015 class of Mira Award Nominees NEW EVENT DATE: Winners will be announced during a masquerade-themed, black-tie awards ceremony and gala on Saturday, May 2, at the JW Marriott TechPoint, the voice and catalyst of Indiana’s tech ecosystem, has