$38+ Million Funding Powers VMS Challenger IronYun

Author: Brian Karas, Published on Nov 09, 2016

VMS and video analytics have received little funding this decade.

However, one Taiwan startup, IronYun, has bucked this trend, with a relatively massive amount of funding for an offering that combines deep learning analytics, multi-tier storage, private cloud, and big data. They call it a "Video Operating System" and say it has VMS functionality, real-time analytics and a Google-like video search interface for a true "complete" platform.

In this note, we review the offering based on a discussion with IronYun CEO Paul Sun, analyzing its potential in the market vs established VMSes and analytics.

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