Sentry wins TiE50

Sentry AI wins TiE50!

Sentry has been named a TiE50 Award Winner for its artificial intelligence security SaaS solutions for cameras and drones. The prestigious annual awards are given to the top 50 technology and technology-enabled startups from across the globe. Sentry was selected from more than 7400 startups vying for the 2020 honor. Additionally, Sentry was one of twelve award winners selected to audition for the Meet the Drapers, a “Shark Tank”-style show on Sony that presents Sentry an exclusive opportunity to present to a live audience including top venture capitalists Bill Draper, Tim Draper, corporate executives, and successful entrepreneurs to get feedback and exposure.

“To be selected for a TiE50 Award for two years in a row from thousands of deserving companies worldwide is a great honor and validates the innovations in AI and security that we are delivering,” said Uday Kiran Chaka, Founder & CEO, Sentry. “We will use this recognition to continue to build momentum and look forward to sharing our advances in technology and market traction as part of the Meet the Drapers casting and TiE50 Showcase”

“TiE50 again attracted high potential startups bringing innovation from different parts of the world. Besides the recognition associated with the TiE50 award, this year TiE50 also partnered with Meet the Draper’s, a ground-breaking reality show to give an opportunity to some companies to pitch to the show,” said Kamal Anand, TiE50 Program Chair.

The TiE50 Awards will be presented virtually to the winners during a ceremony on September 3rd. For more information, please go to

About TiE50

Now celebrating its tenth year, TiE50 Awards provides a one-of-a-kind showcase for the world’s top technology and technology-enabled startups. TiE Silicon Valley’s premier annual awards program is keenly contested by thousands of early- to mid-stage startups of all sizes representing a wide range of verticals. Applications are rigorously reviewed by a panel of judges including venture capitalists, angels, successful entrepreneurs, and corporate executives. Since its inception, 84 percent of TiE50 winners and top startups have been funded at a total of over $1 billion. Many of these companies went on to acquisition or IPO with 29 of the exits at over $100 million.

About TiEcon

TiEcon is the world’s largest conference for entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs with participation from top technology companies, leading venture capital firms, and global service providers. Delegates range from CEOs of top companies to first-time entrepreneurs as well as corporate executives and investment professionals. TiEcon was listed as one of the 10 best conferences for ideas and entrepreneurship by Worth Magazine, along with TED and the World Economic Forum. Previous TiEcon events have attracted 5,000+ attendees from 22 countries. More information:

Sentry is the Silicon Valley, California-based pioneer of next-generation AI-
powered video analytics solutions for public safety and physical security, trusted by businesses and enterprises worldwide. Sentry processes security camera video feeds to detect people, vehicles, and objects of interest (e.g., weapons, masks), and identifies any unusual behavioral patterns, such as loitering. Sentry’s AI learns continuously to improve its accuracy and becomes more customized over time, making it a trustworthy tool for security monitoring.

Sentry AI is easy to deploy and seamlessly integrates with a wide variety of cameras, video management systems, and alarm automation software to significantly enhance security operator efficiency while improving accuracy by 90%. Sentry’s actionable insights are trusted by thousands worldwide across multiple industries including education, enterprise, smart cities, central monitoring stations, industrials, home, and hospitality. For more information, please visit

Hien Nguyen