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Growth Equity | Alive

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Last Raised

$35M | 8 yrs ago

About Alien Technology

Alien Technology is a leading technology and product provider of UHF Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Integrated Circuits (IC), tags, readers and professional services. Alien Gen 2 products, along with software solutions from partners, help solve business problems for customers to improve productivity, processes, security and asset tracking for closed-loop and supply chain systems. These solutions are implemented in industries such as consumer packaged goods, retail apparel, manufacturing, transportation, airports and cargo logistics, government and defense, and more.

Alien Technology Headquarter Location

18220 Butterfield Boulevard

Morgan Hill, California, 95037,

United States


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Alien Technology Patents

Alien Technology has filed 53 patents.

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Computer memory, Microcontrollers, SDRAM, Radio-frequency identification, ARM architecture


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Computer memory, Microcontrollers, SDRAM, Radio-frequency identification, ARM architecture



Latest Alien Technology News

Global Battery Free RFID Sensor Market (2022 to 2027) - Featuring Alien Technology, Axzon and Bridg Among Others -

Jun 17, 2022

The Global Battery Free RFID Sensor Market is estimated to be USD 676.4 Mn in 2022 and is expected to reach USD 1170.91 Mn by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 11.6%. Market dynamics are forces that impact the prices and behaviors of the Global Battery Free RFID Sensor Market stakeholders. These forces create pricing signals which result from the changes in the supply and demand curves for a given product or service. Forces of Market Dynamics may be related to macro-economic and micro-economic factors. There are dynamic market forces other than price, demand, and supply. Human emotions can also drive decisions, influence the market, and create price signals. As the market dynamics impact the supply and demand curves, decision-makers aim to determine the best way to use various financial tools to stem various strategies for speeding the growth and reducing the risks. Competitive Quadrant The report includes a Competitive Quadrant a proprietary tool to analyze and evaluate the position of companies based on their Industry Position score and Market Performance score. The tool uses various factors for categorizing the players into four categories. Some of these factors considered for analysis are financial performance over the last 3 years, growth strategies, innovation score, new product launches, investments, growth in market share, etc. Ansoff Analysis The report presents a detailed Ansoff matrix analysis for the Global Battery Free RFID Sensor Market. Ansoff Matrix, also known as Product/Market Expansion Grid, is a strategic tool used to design strategies for the growth of the company. The matrix can be used to evaluate approaches in four strategies viz. Market Development, Market Penetration, Product Development and Diversification. The matrix is also used for risk analysis to understand the risk involved with each approach. The analyst analyses the Global Battery Free RFID Sensor Market using the Ansoff Matrix to provide the best approaches a company can take to improve its market position. Based on the SWOT analysis conducted on the industry and industry players, this Global Research has devised suitable strategies for market growth. Why buy this report? The report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the Global Battery Free RFID Sensor Market. The report includes in-depth qualitative analysis, verifiable data from authentic sources, and projections about market size. The projections are calculated using proven research methodologies. The report has been compiled through extensive primary and secondary research. The primary research is done through interviews, surveys, and observation of renowned personnel in the industry. The report includes an in-depth market analysis using Porter's 5 forces model and the Ansoff Matrix. In addition, the impact of Covid-19 on the market is also featured in the report. The report also includes the regulatory scenario in the industry, which will help you make a well-informed decision. The report discusses major regulatory bodies and major rules and regulations imposed on this sector across various geographies. The report also contains the competitive analysis using Positioning Quadrants, the analyst's Proprietary competitive positioning tool. Market Dynamics Rising Necessity to Continuous Monitor Food & Logistics Restraints Opportunities Rising Population Along with Surging Commercialization Creating Demand Challenges Market Segmentation The Global Battery Free RFID Sensor Market is segmented based on Frequency, Application, Industries, and Geography. By Frequency, the market is classified into Low Frequency, High Frequency and NFC, and Ultra-High Frequency. By Application, the market is classified into Food Quality Monitoring, Supply Chain Management, Condition Monitoring, Structural Health Monitoring, Ambient Lighting, Temperature Detectors, Biometrics, Humidity/Moisture Detectors, Pressure Detectors, and Others. By Industries, the market is classified into IT and Telecommunications, Healthcare, Logistics, Automotive, Aerospace and Defense, Agriculture, Commercial, and Others. By Geography, the market is classified into Americas, Europe, Middle-East & Africa, and Asia-Pacific. Companies Mentioned

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  • When was Alien Technology founded?

    Alien Technology was founded in 1994.

  • Where is Alien Technology's headquarters?

    Alien Technology's headquarters is located at 18220 Butterfield Boulevard, Morgan Hill.

  • What is Alien Technology's latest funding round?

    Alien Technology's latest funding round is Growth Equity.

  • How much did Alien Technology raise?

    Alien Technology raised a total of $376.44M.

  • Who are the investors of Alien Technology?

    Investors of Alien Technology include Shanghai Ruizhang Investment Co., New Enterprise Associates, SunBridge Partners, Advanced Equities Financial, Rho Ventures and 21 more.

  • Who are Alien Technology's competitors?

    Competitors of Alien Technology include Zededa, Menlo Microsystems, Ayla Networks, Omni-ID, Alef, Nozomi Networks, Everactive, IoTium, Nebbiolo Technologies, Webdyn and 28 more.

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