4 February 2019 – SAN JOSE, CA – The GSMA has named Litmus Automation to the GSMA 100, a global innovation discovery initiative designed to identify the world’s most promising growth-stage companies and advance the next generation of connectivity and digital services. Litmus Automation is an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) platform provider named to the GSMA 100 in the Internet of Things category.

“It is an honor to be recognized in the GSMA 100 by our peers in the industry,” said John Younes, Co-Founder and COO at Litmus Automation. “Our LoopEdge and Loop platforms enable digital transformation for Industrial companies looking to harness the power of data at the edge to make better business decisions.”

“The GSMA 100 companies are leaders in categories that are poised to drive digital transformation and industry growth,” said Laxmi Akkaraju, Chief Strategy Officer, GSMA. “We look forward to working with Litmus Automation to unlock business development and investment opportunities and champion innovation in our industry.”

Litmus Automation joins the second cohort of the GSMA 100, which also includes: AppOnBoard,Cinarra, Cloudify,CUJOAI, DefinedCrowd,Genus AI, Invisible Systems,IoTium,Jiminy, KaiOS,Limitless,Lumina Networks,Messagenius, SecureHome,UserTribe,Vilynx, and Zeotap.

The GSMA 100 represents the innovation priorities of mobile operators around the world. Companies are referred into the program through investment and key partners. Contributors to the GSMA 100 to date include: América Móvil, Blumberg Capital, British Telecom, China Mobile, Deutsche Telekom, EIT Digital, Etisalat, Telecom Italia, HV Holtzbrinck Ventures, KPN Ventures, MegaFon, MTN Group, Orange, Rogers Communications, Sony Innovation Fund, Telefónica, Telenor Group, Telstra Ventures, US Cellular and Vodafone, among others.

About the GSMA

The GSMA represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide, uniting more than 750 operators with over 350 companies in the broader mobile ecosystem, including handset and device makers, software companies, equipment providers and internet companies, as well as organizations in adjacent industry sectors. The GSMA also produces the industry-leading MWC events held annually in Barcelona, Los Angeles and Shanghai, as well as the Mobile 360 Series of regional conferences.