News releases and updates from the Losant team and beyond.


Smart machines to drive factory innovation

The next wave of smart-factory innovation will be driven by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), as they discover the value-added features of providing IIoT-enabled machinery.

Jonney Chang, associate vice president, Advantech, and Brandon Cannaday, co-founder, and chief product officer, Losant have relevant insights into the IIoT market and how OEMs can find success.


New venture fund launches in Midwest with heavy Cincinnati ties

The Fund Midwest — part of The Fund network, which since its launch in New York in 2018 has expanded to Los Angeles, London, the Rockies, and Australia — will invest in tech-enabled, early-stage companies in a roughly six-state territory that includes Ohio. Besides its founding general partners, Bergman said The Fund is recruiting 50 additional LPs, or investors, who are also founder/operators. Notable founding LPs with local ties include Charlie Key and Brandon Cannaday of Losant and Eron Bucciarelli of Tixxy. All are also Brandery alums. 


The Midwest Fund launches, brings The Fund’s innovative investment strategy to a fifth market

A new investment fund is coming to Midwest cities, and it’s lead by names familiar to the local scenes. The aptly-named Midwest Fund targets early-stage startups from Pittsburgh to Chicago, from Detroit to Cincinnati, and everywhere in between. Unlike traditional venture capital funds, this one gets its funding from successful entrepreneurs looking for ways to reinvest in their regions. The Midwest Fund’s limited partners come from the local areas in which the fund operates, including ... Cincinnati’s Charlie Key, founder of Losant.


A Clean and Clear Future

Learn more about how our client, the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, has implemented IoT solutions that helped them enhance their customer experience prior to COVID and more importantly the ongoing benefits post-COVID.  The Losant Enterprise IoT Platform continues to support their IoT strategy during the pandemic by seamlessly adapting to ever-changing business requirements.



IoT Nation™ Releases Internet of Things Company Rankings

The IoT Ace™ MVP Ranking is generated by calculating an MVP Score for each company, showing its activity in the ecosystem. The analysis is based on millions of data points representing Partnerships, Organization Memberships, Conference Participation, and Social Media activity.
The top Private IoT Ace™ MVP Ranked Companies includes Losant. 
To download the 2020 IoT Ace™ MVP Ranking Top 50 visit


How industries can take an IoT-enabled approach to contact tracing

So why choose an IoT platform company rather than a provider who specializes in point solutions around contact tracing? Again flexibility – asset tracking expertise notwithstanding – is the watchword; not only in functionality and features but in hardware.


Vanteon Has Partnered with Losant to Create an Edge-to-Cloud Solution

Vanteon will be leveraging Losant’s data collection and data visualization solutions with our Edge and Gateway device technologies to affect a seamless edge-to-cloud solution for data aggregation, process control, device status awareness, and data analytics.


Losant grabs two innovation awards at IoT Evolution Expo

Losant was awarded the best IoT use case and best Smart City awards by IoT Evolution. The program recognizes exhibitors demonstrating creative and technologically innovative solutions or services.


IoT Breakthrough Recognizes Standout Internet-of-Things Companies and Solutions in 2020 Awards Program

Losant has been selected as the winner of the “Enterprise IoT Platform Innovation Award” in the 4th annual IoT Breakthrough Awards program.


Losant Recognized for Enterprise IoT Innovation with 2020 IoT Breakthrough Award

Losant is at the forefront of what IoT development and integration looks like in 2020 and beyond.


One of Ohio’s most promising tech companies is planning for rapid growth in Cincinnati

Customer focus, strong regional tech talent, and a very easy-to-use IoT platform are the elements contributing to Losant's rapid growth. Read why CEO, Charlie Key, is bullish on the future.


Cincinnati Startup Losant to Hire 100 to Keep up with Growth

Losant will add 100 jobs to its Cincinnati office to meet increased demand for its IoT platform. The plans to more than triple its workforce are supported by the city of Cincinnati, REDI Cincinnati, and JobsOhio.

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