Kii, an end-to-end mobile backend provider, today announced it has teamed up with Weaved to support the company’s “Internet of Everything” (IoE) network that provides mobile and cloud connectivity services to the world’s largest chip vendors and manufacturers. Kii is supplying Weaved with its global backend infrastructure to help the company drive momentum within the competitive IoE space.
“Weaved provides the solutions that both manufacturers and end-users desire as the demand for Internet of Everything connectivity grows,” said Masanari Arai, CEO of Kii. “We are excited to partner with Weaved to provide a scalable mobile backend infrastructure to support its innovative products and services.”
Weaved establishes secure connections between mass-market Internet-enabled products, including security and surveillance cameras produced by major manufacturers such as Astak Corporation. With Kii, Weaved will now have a solid backend partner to securely and reliably connect these products to the cloud and to consumers’ mobile devices. Both Kii and Weaved are also part of AllSeen, the largest IoT alliance, and leading the adoption of IoE.
“As a company that provides IoT services, it was key for us to find a global backend provider with core expertise in delivering a global infrastructure,” said Ryo Koyama, CEO and co-founder of Weaved. “Kii’s long standing successful track record of providing reliable infrastructure to the most demanding customers, on top of their global physical presence, makes them the ideal partner for us.”
With a successful backend infrastructure established, Weaved is planning a broader integration of Kii’s platform and services that will help it continue to grow and expand its reach. In addition to developing the right systems framework and integrations, Kii is also supporting new business opportunities for Weaved and leveraging its extensive business network to help Weaved determine the most effective strategies for different markets and channels.
Kii is focused on addressing the high-performance demands of innovation in the connected world with end-to-end backend platform optimized for enterprise applications, mobile games and the Internet of Things (IoT). Businesses of all sizes are able to build, deploy, optimize, analyze and acquire users from a single integrated platform to accelerate time to market. Trusted by world’s largest mobile carriers, Kii is a global company with data centers in the US, China and Japan, and serves 130M+ end users worldwide. For more information, follow @KiiCorp or visit kii.com.
Weaved is a start-up based in downtown Palo Alto, founded by serial entrepreneurs with a superior background in TCP/IP networking and cloud services. The Company is angel funded and backed by some of the top investors for both networking and cloud service companies. The Company’s mission is to become the “DNS” for the Internet of Everything and provide the software and services necessary to securely connect devices across the Internet. Our products and services already power products by name brand companies with products available in mass retail.