Alien Technology

Alien Technology Corporation engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of radio frequency identification (RFID) products. Its products include RFID ICs, tags and readers that operate in the UHF radio band for use in manufacturing lines, warehouses, distribution centers, and retail stores.

In addition to RFID products, Alien offers professional and educational services to various industries, including retail, consumer goods, manufacturing, defense, transportation and logistics, and pharmaceuticals through label converters, value-added resellers, and system integrators in the United States and internationally. 

Alien Technology Corporation was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Company Growth (employees)
San Jose, US
Size (employees)
142 (est)
Alien Technology was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in San Jose, US

Key People at Alien Technology

Glenn R. Haegele

Glenn R. Haegele

Chief Financial Officer
Patrick Ervin

Patrick Ervin

Vice President of World Wide Marketing and Sales
David A. Aaron

David A. Aaron

Chief Legal Officer and Vice President, Business Development
Steve Wang 

Steve Wang 

Chief Technology Officer, Alien Technology

Alien Technology Office Locations

Alien Technology has an office in San Jose
San Jose, US (HQ)
845 Embedded Way

Alien Technology Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$465.8 m

Latest funding size

$35 m

Time since last funding

almost 3 years


Alien Technology's latest funding round in October 2014 was reported to be $35 m. In total, Alien Technology has raised $465.8 m

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Alien Technology Online and Social Media Presence

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