SaaS startups have become the darling of Venture Capital investors, especially in the Smart Building industry. Over the past decade, software has proverbially “eaten the world” and SaaS companies have scaled to become unicorn corporations in staggering amounts of time.
In this article, we are examining 2 VC funded SaaS startups in the Smart Building industry.
The smart access platform Sharry is designed for A-class office buildings. To give renters the best-in-class building experience, it blends smart access—including mobile entry, dynamic parking, and elevator control—with a visitor management system and tenant interaction features. For managers, Sharry makes administration simpler and aids in both retaining current renters and luring new ones. In the Post-COVID property design and hybrid work style, the touch-free solution, flexible operation tools, and building data insights acquire a new relevance. Sharry's goal is to transform any structure into a high-end service.
An ML-powered building intelligence solution is made available to institutional clients by Virtual Facility, helping them to better understand, manage, forecast, and cut down on operating costs via better work. Our SaaS solution makes use of the most recent technological advancements and machine learning to provide analytics that enable real-time engineering and operations management for clients including hospitals, universities, and major commercial institutions. The modular line of products provides automated intelligence to facility managers and their workers, enabling them to maintain as lean an operation as possible.