Aurora Insight

Aurora Insight is a startup that provides a dynamic global map of wireless connectivity that it built and monitors in real time using AI combined with data from sensors on satellites, vehicles, buildings, aircraft and other objects

Aurora Insight offers leading indicators of telecommunications trends and investment worldwide based on radio frequency signatures.

Aurora Insight was founded in 2016 by Augustus Moore, Brian Mengwasser, & Jennifer Alvarez. The company is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Aurora Insight de-mystifies the radio frequency spectrum. The company's leading-edge technology systematically and continuously measures the radio spectrum. It delivers unique insights about spectrum use and infrastructure deployment enabling clients to build stronger wireless technologies and make data-driven investments.

Aurora Insight uses machine learning and advanced signal processing to constantly and autonomously extract new insights and deliver answers. The company's distributed wideband radio sensors are always-on and global; there’s no need for custom field testing or hardware.


Aurora Insight leverages maps and analytics to make data-driven investments, anticipate network rollouts, and identify service gaps. Its map-based interfaces and APIs integrate into existing workflows to bring the power of data to decision-makers.


Aurora Insight is backed by Alsop Louie Partners, True Venture, Tippet Venture Partners, Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, Promus Ventures, Alumni Ventures Group and others. The company raised $18M Series A, when they emerged from stealth mode on Oct 22, 2019.



  • Year founded: 2016
  • Funding Info: $18M over 3 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series A)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Washington
  • State: District Of Columbia
  • Country: United States
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