October 22, 2016 7:43 AM ET

Electronic Equipment, Instruments and Components

Company Overview of Knightscope Inc.

Company Overview

Knightscope Inc. develops advanced physical security solutions. It offers K3 and K5 autonomous data machines that are force multipliers, data gatherers, and smart eyes and ears on the ground helping clients to protect their customers, their property, and their employees 24/7 in indoors and outdoors. The company was incorporated in 2013 and is based in Mountain View, California.

1070 Terra Bella Avenue

Mountain View, CA 94043

United States

Founded in 2013



Key Executives for Knightscope Inc.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Vice President of Business Development
Vice President of Engineering
Vice President of Design
Vice President of Software Engineering
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Knightscope Inc. Key Developments

Knightscope, Inc. Releases Version V3.6 of its K5 Autonomous Data Machine

Knightscope, Inc. is following up on its commitment to continuous improvement by pulling ahead a number of features planned for its v4.0 release in 2017 to a v3.6 release. The release is available through a combination of OTA (over-the-air) and hardware upgrades provided by the company exclusively through its comprehensive Machine-as-a-Service (MaaS) offering. Knightscope will schedule upgrades for existing clients in San Francisco, San Diego, Palo Alto and Fremont. Orders from new incoming clients in San Jose, Los Angeles, Sacramento, Santa Clara, Morgan Hill and Mountain View will receive the new release of machines. Knightscope clients receive unlimited free software, firmware and hardware upgrades as a standard part of the all-inclusive service. Release v3.6 improvements include a reduction in ground clearance, an overall body width increase and the fine-tuning of numerous items including ultrasonic, laser, motor, audio, and lighting parameters. Additionally, a suspension profile was incorporated to improve patrolling over certain terrain as well as the inclusion of two new secondary laser scanners.

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