April 2017

Our Partnership with Accelize
Accelize is the leader in FPGA Acceleration-as-a-Service solutions for the Cloud industry.
The company’s offering evolves around 2 products: QuickStore and QuickPlay.

  • QuickStore offers a range of pre-built FPGA accelerators that can be loaded on a variety of FPGA platforms, and hardware libraries (IP Blocks) to create custom accelerators.
  • QuickPlay is the platform that enables the quick and easy development of efficient FPGA accelerators without requiring any FPGA expertise.
Through this partnership with Accelize, QuickAlliance partners such as CAST, Barco-Silex, and Logic-Fruit sell their IP Blocks on QuickStore with Algodone unique pay-per-use runtime licensing technology.

A cloud demo of GZIP acceleration running on OVH RunAbove FPGA servers is available at

More about Accelize at

February 2017

Algodone is one of the 12 award winners of the first France Tech Transfer Tour organized by Bpifrance, the Commissariat Général à l’Investissement and the SATT network at the HUB Bpifrance on the 1st and 2nd of Febrary 2017.
Algodone is therefore selected to participate in the European Venture Summet on the 4th and 5th of December 2017 at Düsseldorf.
More details in these french articles:

February 2017

Algodone contributed to the writing of a chapter of the book "Foundations of Hardware IP Protection" by Lilian Bossuet and Lionel Torres.
This book provides readers with a comprehensive overview of hardware intellectual property (IP) security, describing threat models and presenting means of protection.
Available as eBook and hardcover here.

February 2017

Algodone : a new solution for managing rights on electronic chips

Stemming from the Laboratory of Informatics, Robotics and Microelectronics of Montpellier, Algodone has developed a technique enabling to identify and activate IP blocs purchased by microelectonic manufacturers for integrating on their chips. It is an innovative solution for fighting against counterfeiting that completely changes IP vendors' business models.

Read the full article in french.

December 2016

Algodone is quoted in an article published in the newspaper Le Monde : Lutter contre la contrefaçon de composants électroniques

Download the full article in PDF format

November 2016

ALGODONE is pleased to announce that it has completed its first 660 K Euros capital round.

Four Business Angel networks (Cèdre Participation, INSEAD BA, MELIES BA and Val Angels) associated with the co-investment fund Angel Source and the microelectronics endowment fund FOREIS contributed to this capital increase to complete the development of a solution which will revolutionize the business models used in the semiconductor industry.

For more information, please read the press release.

March 2015

Algodone was selected to be participant to the Montpellier Capital Risque, a major french capital risk event for innovative companies, organized by BPIFrance, the principal national financing structure of french innovation and the Business Innovation Centre of Montpellier(FR): Cap Omega.

March 2014

Algodone received the approval of Cap Omega, Montpellier’s Business Innovation Centre. This business supporting structure is internationally recognized. In 2014, it was ranked as the 4th best business incubator in the world by the UBI index which evaluates business incubator performance.

February 2015

The final of the 15th « Tremplin Entreprises » competition took place on Monday February the 9th at the French Senate. ALGODONE is one of the seven prize-winners in the category Software and systems. « Tremplin Entreprises » which is co-organized by the French Senate and ESSEC Business School has become a nationally recognized label and an accelerator for business fundraising.

This year, 328 candidature files where received but only 30 startups where selected for the final.

Every year, since 15 years, « Tremplin Entreprises » selects the best projects within 4 categories: Internet and services, Software and systems, Energy, Materials and components and Life sciences.

For more information, please read the press release.

July 2014

Algodone benefits from a maturation program with AxLR, a technology transfer acceleration company.

The Montpellier-Méditérrannée Metropole and the Languedoc-Roussillon Region (now Occitanie) financially support Algodone SAS since December 2014.

June 2014

Algodone is a prize-winner at the 16th national competition of innovative business creation in the category creation-development, organized by the french ministry of scientific research and BPIFrance, the main national financing structure of french innovation.

April 2014

Algodone is supported by Languedoc Roussillon Incubation (french ministry of scientific research, Languedoc Roussillon region and Hérault department).