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101 Top South Korean Internet of Things Companies and Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best South Korean based Internet of Things companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Internet of Things industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top South Korean Internet of Things Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Naver

Naver

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Naver operates as a search engine and e-commerce platform providing fintech, digital content, and cloud services.

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N.THING is a Seoul-based agri-tech company leading innovation in the farm-to-table food value chain by combining IoT technology and data.

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KT Corp

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KT Corporation is a Korean telecommunications company which provides services to residential and business users across South Korea.

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Ecube Labs

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Ecube Labs develops smart waste management solutions and remote monitoring tools.

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LUXROBO

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LUXROBO develops educational robots, IoT platform, and modular robotics kit.

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Blocko

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Blocko offers a blockchain operating system and development platform.

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VITCON

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VITCON offers products and services that make it easy for anyone to configure IoT.

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Bitsensing

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Bitsensing is a radar technology startup focused on developing smart city solutions to improve citizens’ quality of life.

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N3N

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N3N provides IoT visualization software for large enterprises to act on their workflows, processes and very own Internet of Things.

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Posture360

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SaaS & Mobile App platform that solves spinal problems through AI devices integrated into ergonomic products to relieve pain.

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42Maru

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42Maru builds a question answer system that finds a single, specific, correct answer based on Deep Learning

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Bagel Labs

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Bagel Labs creates a user-friendly and smart tape measuring device.

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ulalaLAB

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ulalaLAB, South Korean startup company specializing in Industrial IoT, SaaS and Machine Learning technologies.

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EVERY KIT

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World’s first plug & play IoT software education service.

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Venticake

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The developer of camera app ‘Retrica’ .

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Alt – A

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Alt – A is developing a “next-generation connected convex mirror” as a smart traffic safety solution.

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SPACOSA Corp.

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Location platform based on Tracking service.

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CashFi, Inc.

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CashFi is an internet company that specializes in the fields of the internet of things.

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WayWearable

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WayWearable, a ‘beauty-appliance’ company based in Seoul, has created the first total personal skincare companion that fits in your purse.

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FraSen

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Lulleep is a comfortable mask that allows people have power nap, deep relaxation and deep sleep.

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Soundl.ly

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Soundl.ly provides IoT manufactures & app developers with the most reliable data-over-audio technology for pairing devices instantly

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J2C

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J2C provides iris recognition solutions with self-developed iris recognition devices and software.

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Abroadin

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Abroadin provides New Hak that is a service of O2O platform for overseas studying in reasonable price.

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8Cups

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Eightcups develops smart cups that motivates the user to keep hydrated.

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Littleone

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Childcare platform with baby-tech devices and unique algorithm

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Dwelling

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Dwelling provides IoT and ultrafine dust removal home healthcare services.

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Augmented Knowledge

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Augmented Knowledge is an augmented reality solutions company currently focused on the airline and machinery maintenance industries.

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JD Tech

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JD TECH is an IoT specialized company that develops IoT equipment for farms.

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Enercamp

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Enercamp specializes in IoT, AI, and ESS charging technology.

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Impressivo

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Impressivo is developing next-generation input solutions for wearables and IoT devices.

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This is engineering

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This is engineering develops drones, robots and IoT devices.

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OPENEDGES Technology

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OPENEDGES Technology researches AI acceleration technology to contribute to democratizing AI innovation.

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PiQuant Co., Ltd.

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PiQuant provides component detecting sensor and device at an affordable price which can measure up to molecular unit in non-contact method

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SPTek

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SPTek is an IT company that offers software and cloud solutions.

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Raonsecure

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Raonsecure is pursuing and holds a number of security technology patents in the IoT / integrated security space.

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JastecM

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JastecM offers automotive IoT product manufacturing and platform service.

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RECO

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RECO provides a completely new way to engage with consumers.

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Cimon

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Cimon is an industrial IOT solutions provider.

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X Lab

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X Lab is a technology company provides smart solutions to online spending.

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Infosonic Inc.

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Data transmission technology using inaudible sound

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Logifocus

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Logifocus is a smart logistics company that provides optimized logistics solutions.

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HERIT Corporation

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HERIT Corporation is a telecommunications industry that provides IOT solutions.

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GomiLabs

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GomiLabs is a pet healthcare platform based on AI robot.

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acciio

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acciio engages in the development of products and services based on IoT technology.

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INFOWORKS

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INFOWORKS is an information technology company that specializes in providing wearable devices, imaging sensors, and IoT sensors.

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BrilliantTS

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BrilliantTS is the company professionally manufacturing, developing SMART equipment like smart multi card and IoT instrument.

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Rockwon IT Global

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Rockwon IT Global is a developer of IoT-based 3D visualization solutions for logistics and supply chain management.

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JC Square

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JC Square provides IoT services for smart homes, stores, and offices.

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DEEPX

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DEEPX is a Korean AI hardware system solution company.

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Commax

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Commax is a home IoT company.

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mBrain

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mBrain specializes in the development of automotive electronics products.

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TNG Soft

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TNG Soft is a TV game and mobile game development company.

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CITEK SYSTEM

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CITEK SYSTEM is a smart factory, IoT, big data, and cloud computing company.

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Peoplegate

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Peoplegate is Korean-based software company focused on developing a self titled social messenger service for smartphones.

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hyBee

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hyBee provides innovative low-power SoC solutions for massive short-range IoT connectivity.

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Ericsson-LG

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Ericsson-LG is a joint venture between Ericsson and LG Electronics that provides information and communication technology services.

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O2O

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O2o is an ICT company that provides an AI-based agent service such as voice recognition, AI speakers, and internet of things control.

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PowerVoice

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PowerVoice is an IoT company specializing in voice recognition and speaker recognition.

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Sereine Lab

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1:1 Customized Beauty Solution

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SECUVE

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SECUVE specializes in information security, IoT and fintech services.

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DASH

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Personal mobility platform

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Everyclass

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Everyclass is a web platform that operates as a virtual lessons provider for cooking and baking, handicrafts, art, music, culture, and more.

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EXCELLO

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EXCELLO specializes in the development of IoT technology.

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SMARTCAST

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SMARTCAST specializes in developing IoT-based self-payment and real-time information solutions.

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Dreamlabs

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Dreamlabs is a software development company that provides content management technology and IoT convergence solutions.

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Todo Works

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Todo Works is a developer of a portable electric wheelchair designed to make life simpler for disabled peoples.

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PLAYAUTO

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No.1 eCommerce Solution Provider in S.Korea offers application based solution for e-retailers to manage online businesses from multichannel.

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Global Information Technology

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Global Information Technology provides diagnostic and connectivity solutions.

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METABUILD

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METABUILD is a convergence solution provider on platform business based on data interaction for IoT.

ALLINK 

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 ALLINK offers information delivery solution wtih NFC tag can build on current infrastructure.

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Buildit

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Buildit provides IoT solutions.

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STORY4YOU

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STORY4YOU is a hardware design and software development company.

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BETO Korea Co., Ltd.

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BETO Sleep Coach ‘The first IoT baby sleep trainer with AI ‘

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Enterphin

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Enterphin is a software company that considers and develops technology to improve hardware usage.

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SUNTECH

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SUNTECH is an IT company specialized in IoT and electronic device manufacturing services.

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zenithn Company

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Zenith & Company strengthened the cloud business to provide cloud consulting and deployment services tailored to the customer environment .

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QUBICS

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QUBICS is an IoT system development and construction, data processing company.

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SoftFlow

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SoftFlow is an IT company that provides ICS and IoT security solutions.

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Modulabs

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Modulabs is an open research center where everyone gathers to study.

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CJ Olivenetworks

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CJ Olivenetworks provides big data, internet of things, cloud computing, and security services.

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People & Technology

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People & Technology provides geolocation intelligence and sensing data for enterprises.

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Allocation

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Allocation is an IOT-based parking solution development company.

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HT Beyond

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HT Beyond provides IoT solutions.

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Ecolant

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Ecolant used for LED, energy-saving and environmental protection technology.

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ecosense

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ecosense engages in the field of energy management consulting, climate change consulting and green-IT business.

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Hauteworks

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Hauteworks designs communication devices to interact with autonomous vehicles and IoT infrastructure.

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Byclip

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Byclip provides service based on IoT technology.

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Quintet Systems

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Quintet Systems is a CRM cloud, digital marketing, and IoT service company.

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UNISEM Co., Ltd.

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Intelligent Video Analytics Solutions, IoT Solutions, Semiconductor Equipment

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Beaconyx

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Beaconyx is the provider of beacon payment solutions, and beacon services.

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UANGEL

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UANGEL provides ICT solutions for local mobile communication services of 4G LTE and IoT.

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SMART MAKERS

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SMART MAKERS is developing mobile apps for managing AI and IoT devices.

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BRUNT.CO,.LTD

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We Create ‘Electronics for a Digital Age’

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POLYCUBE

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POLYCUBE is a global ICT service company that provides IoT, app development, and mobile games development solutions.

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SInglePet

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SInglePet offers “internet of things” smart technology that allows users to take care of their pets without direct interaction.

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Retailtech

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Retailtech is a provider of the combination of retail and tech.

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TACHYON TECH

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TACHYON TECH is providing IoT-based machine learning solutions for the manufacturing industry.

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i-SOL

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i-SOL is a wearable healthcare (IOT) solution company.

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Goodbro

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Goodbro develops IoT modules and systems.

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Kocom

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Kocom is a smart home company that specializes in smart home IoT, video phone, door phone, interphone, CCTV and digital door lock.

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DoubleChain

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DoubleChain is a blockchain-based IoT security system development company.

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