InOrbit, a Mountain View, Calif.-based provider of cloud-based robot management software, closed a $2.6m seed funding round.
The round was led by Animo Ventures, with participation from Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory Silicon Valley, Kärcher New Venture and other key institutional and individual investors.
The company intends to use the funds to grow its product team and continue raising awareness about the need for professional management tools and best practices for robot operations.
Led by Florian Pestoni, CEO/co-founder, InOrbit provides a software-as-a-service platform that enables robotics companies and operators to develop, deploy and orchestrate autonomous robots at global scale. The company’s multi-cloud platform provides secure, real-time analytics and data collection, robot performance monitoring, incident management and remote interventions. Customers across industries, including retail, logistics and agriculture have already used the company’s platform.