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BaseN Corporation
Industry Large-scale data analysis and management services, Internet of Things Platform
Founded 2001
Founder Pasi Hurri
Headquarters Helsinki, Finland
Area served
Telecommunications, Energy, Manufacturing, eHealth
Key people
Pasi Hurri, President and CEO
Monica Bouchibane, COO
Julf Helsingius, Board Member
Jukka Paananen, Vice President Sales
Anders Viden, Vice President Product Management
Products BaseN Platform
Slogan Billions of..

BaseN is an international technology company, headquartered in Helsinki, Finland and operating around the globe. It develops and markets a software as a service (SaaS) suite, the BaseN Platform, for public and private infrastructure data management. The BaseN Platform is a scalable, inherently distributed and fault tolerant Internet of Things (IoT) and spime platform, enabling required scalability for hosting millions of things and millions of spimes.

Besides the Helsinki headquarters additional offices are located in Sunnyvale, California, Atlanta, Georgia and Amsterdam, the Netherlands. BaseN was founded in 2001 by Pasi Hurri (President and CEO) together with of network professionals who have been developing Internet and IP technologies for the last two decades, both in industry and service provider world.


BaseN developed its system for telecom networks and has then applied the same technology to clean tech space and can immediately make real time data available to millions of consumers, organizations and households in cost efficient way. The company has developed an advanced monitoring and reporting system which provides better opportunities to monitor and optimize energy consumption and environmental probes.

BaseN is one of the founders of the FennoGrid Association whose purpose is the sharing of information on grid and peer-to-peer research and the promotion of cooperation projects in these fields. BaseN is also a member of the international e-Science consortium Enabling Grids for E-sciencE.

BaseN Energy Awareness Technologies (BEAT)

BaseN Energy Awareness Technologies (BEAT) is a technology that increases energy awareness among consumers and drives large scale energy saving across societies. By making real-time energy consumption data available to each individual consumer, they become aware of their consumption and are encouraged to save energy. The BEAT solution can be rolled out to millions of households and make detailed energy consumption data available on a large scale. This provides the consumer with the opportunity to directly compare the energy efficiency of electrical devices at home and adjust their energy consumption behavior.[1]


In 2013, BaseN was awarded two industry awards by TM Forum: one for the Most Innovative Catalyst Smart Grid - Empowering the Digital Customer[1] and one for the Most Significant Contribution to Frameworx eHealth – Curing the Complexity[2]

In 2009 BaseN was selected among the Sustainable Innovators 100 worldwide by Globe Forum.

In 2007, BaseN was listed 12th fastest growing technology company in Finland on the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Program.

In 2005, BaseN received the Deloitte "Rising Star" award for being the fastest growing Finnish technology company within three years.


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