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Smart doorbell company Ring has raised a $109m Series D investment, co-led by Goldman Sachs, Qualcomm Ventures, and DFJ Growth.


  • This latest round of funding is the largest for a smart home OEM and takes Ring's total funding to over $200m.

Features and Benefits

  • Analyzes Ring's strategy so far, and discusses how it is likely to proceed in the future.
  • Identify key differentiators of Ring's smart home device strategy.

Key questions answered

  • How does Ring's product offering and proposition differ from other smart home device companies?
  • What actions will Ring take following this latest investment?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • The strategy of positive externalities
  • Next stop: IPO
  • Looking at security beyond the individual home


  • Further reading
  • Author

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