MachineTalker, Inc.

(www.machinetalker.com)

MachineTalker has developed a breakthrough technology-smart security networks, allowing governments, businesses, and individuals to rapidly deploy wireless security systems to protect people, places, and things. MachineTalkers are tiny sensors that can be placed on containers of cargo for the military, enabling the containers to talk to one another. MachineTalker sensors are used by a major Kellogg, Brown & Root (a Halliburton company) contractor, for monitoring artillery containers in Iraq to prevent theft.

Investment Highlights:

  • Patented independent intelligent sensors that communicate with one another
  • CEO sold former company to Ericcson for $265 million
  • Customers: KBR, Qualcomm, NASA, and U.S. Army