Protocol Labs

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Protocol Labs is a research, development, and deployment lab for network protocols. It builds protocols, systems, and tools to improve how the internet works. The company is focused on how to store, locate, and move information. 

HQSan Francisco, CA, US

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)142(+7%)
Job Openings57
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Key People/Management at Protocol Labs

Juan Benet

Juan Benet

Founder and CEO

Protocol Labs Office Locations

Protocol Labs has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
548 Market St, San Francisco
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Protocol Labs Financials and Metrics

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Protocol Labs total Funding

$3.1 m

Protocol Labs latest funding size

$3 m

Time since last funding

6 years ago

Protocol Labs investors

Protocol Labs's latest funding round in March 2016 was reported to be $3 m. In total, Protocol Labs has raised $3.1 m
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Protocol Labs Online and Social Media Presence

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Protocol Labs News and Updates

Protocol Labs and Energy Web Complete First Showcase of Open-Source Solution to Decarbonize Filecoin Mining

ZUG, Switzerland , Sept. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In support of the Crypto Climate Accord (CCA), Protocol Labs and Energy Web today announced a successful showcase of an open-source solution for decentralized renewable energy purchasing by crypto miners. In this solution showcase, six Filecoin…

Protocol Labs Blogs

Request for Startups 2021 - Services for crypto-native Organizations

We are putting out a Request for Startups, inviting new and current companies to seek support from the Protocol Labs Network and join the crypto-native revolution.

PL Research Grants Launch

Protocol Labs Research is pleased to announce the expansion of the PL Research Grant Program to include PhD and Postdoctoral Fellowships, Investigator Awards, and other new funding opportunities designed to drive progress on important research problems central to our work at Protocol Labs.

PL’s Participation in the Filecoin Economy

This post is an overview of PL’s Participation in the Filecoin Economy. We hope our leadership on these topics can influence how the community evolves over time and we encourage other participants in the Filecoin Network to publish similar information where relevant, for the benefit of the many part…

Protocol Labs Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Protocol Labs founded?

    Protocol Labs was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Protocol Labs key executives?

    Protocol Labs's key executives are Juan Benet.

  • How many employees does Protocol Labs have?

    Protocol Labs has 142 employees.

  • Who are Protocol Labs competitors?

    Competitors of Protocol Labs include Gms, Ace Data Recovery and Lexy Pacific.

  • Where is Protocol Labs headquarters?

    Protocol Labs headquarters is located at 548 Market St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Protocol Labs offices?

    Protocol Labs has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Protocol Labs have?

    Protocol Labs has 1 office.