Sonet.io, a San Jose, CA-based built for IT leaders that want a great experience for their remote workers while enhancing security and observability, emerged from stealth and raised $6 million in a seed funding round co-led by The Hive and WestWave Capital.
With the funding, Sonet plans to accelerate customer acquisition and continue to invest in the SaaS platform to provide a seamless user experience, protect applications, servers, and data, and provide visibility into remote workforce activities.
“Our mission is to transform the remote work landscape by tackling its distinct challenges head-on,” said Sonet.io co-founder and CEO Dharmendra Mohan. “We are committed to enhancing remote worker productivity through a seamless, secure user experience that can be accessed from any device. Our innovative cloud-based solution eliminates the need for device agents, allowing comprehensive observability for remote workforces via a unified dashboard.”
The company's cloud service allows businesses to control access to applications and servers, prevent sensitive data theft, and monitor user activity from any device, with no agents or additional devices required.
Company: Sonet.io, Inc.
Round: Seed Round
Funding Month: April 2023
Lead Investors: The Hive and WestWave Capital
Company Website: https://www.sonet.io/
Software Category: Remote Workforce Observality and Security Solution
About the Company: Founded in 2020 by Dharmendra Mohan and Venu Banda in San Jose, California, Sonet.io is a cybersecurity company that has created an innovative and comprehensive SaaS service to monitor user access to an organization’s enterprise applications and control what actions users can do/what information they have access to. Sonet allows you to onboard remote workers in seconds from any device desktop or mobile. Users use their preferred browser to securely access applications and servers from desktop and mobile devices. Its SOC-2-certified product protects against intellectual property theft, monitors remote workers' activities to track productivity, and maintains compliance with security policies.