Grid2Home, a San Diego, CA-based developer of Smart Energy Profile 2.0 (SEP-2) communication technologies, has completed a second funding round of undisclosed amount.
The round was led by Granite Ventures.
The company intends to use the funds to advance its SEP-2 standards-compliant G2H-SE2 Software solution into production with existing customers and to expand the business to additional customers in the Smart Energy space.
Used across a range of devices such as smart meters, appliances and electric vehicles, the standards-compliant G2H-SE2 Software is portable across all major semiconductor platforms and physical layers including 802.15.4, 802.15.4g, 802.11 and Power Line Communications. It is designed to allow maximum product development flexibility and easy integration for Smart Grid device manufacturers.
The company’s customer base includes major semiconductor manufacturers and a broad base of device manufacturers including smart meter, thermostat, in-home display and appliance manufacturers, as well as automotive makers developing products that will be interoperable with the Smart Grid.
Gordon Lum has joined Grid2Home as Vice President of Engineering to lead the company’s engineering team with overall responsibility for taking the G2H-SE2 Software to production.
The company is led by CEO Rick Kornfeld.
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