Minneapolis-based Sleep Number Corp., formerly Select Comfort Corp., was named a finalist for the 2017 Tekne Awards in the Internet of Things Award category sponsored by the Minnesota High Tech Association.
The Tekne Awards honor Minnesota companies and individuals that have shown superior innovation and leadership. Sleep Number was recognized for its Sleep Number 360 smart bed powered by SleepIQ technology.
Built on an advanced Internet of Things architecture, the technology and data give users knowledge about how they are sleeping and the power to adjust variables that impact their sleep. The awards ceremony was held at the Minneapolis Convention Center on Nov. 15.