42 Software Startups in Ireland to Watch in 2020

Ireland's Software sector is booming. This year’s list of the best 42 Ireland Software startups is an eclectic mix of hyper-growth scaleups, small creative startups and everything in between.

The last update was made on January 24, 2023.

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Kaseya is an automation software provider that offers remote management software for the information technology industry.

Dublin   251-500   $544,777,315  

Cubic Telecom

Cubic Telecom is a global connectivity platform company offering solutions for IoT, M2M, and device manufacturing companies.

Dublin   101-250   $110,033,534  


Smartfrog provides a home surveillance solution that includes an application (Android and iOS), a camera, and video storage features.

Dublin   101-250   $35,000,000  


Brightflag is the enterprise legal management (ELM) platform for corporate legal teams.

Dublin   51-100   $11,109,195  

Shaw Academy

Shaw Academy is the largest live online educator in the world, making the highest quality, practical education accessible to all.

Dublin   251-500   $10,759,877  


Phorest operates a web-based salon management tool and online booking services.

Dublin   101-250   $25,103,437  


Openet develops software used by telecommunications service providers to commercialize and analyze activity on their network.

Dublin   501-1000   $51,500,000  


Network and Security Orchestration Software

Dublin   101-250   $20,000,000  


LearnUpon is a learning management system delivers corporate training.

Dublin   51-100   $744,718  


Arralis is ccelerating the worldwide transition to millimetre-wave technology, the future of vision, and wireless communications.

Limerick   11-50   $56,370,476  


GoContractor is a contractor management software platform.

Dublin   11-50   $2,302,044  


Parkpnp is a marketplace that allows people to list, advertise and then generate income from their unused or under utilized parking spaces.

Dublin   11-50   $1,680,263  


Pulsate provides a cloud-based end-to-end context marketing platform for mobile that drives brand and interacts with customers.

Dublin   11-50   $2,950,000  


Brandtone is a mobile marketing company focused on the developing and emerging market regions.

Dublin   101-250   $54,280,343  


WarDucks is an Irish-owned game development studio.

Dublin     $5,850,264  

Big Red Cloud

Big Red Cloud is a full service solution for enterprise and small business accounting.

Dublin   11-50   $2,826,113  


RealSpeaker’s AI-based multi-lingual transcription platform. It has the ability to machine transcribe any kind of media files or URL links

Galway   43840   $169,194  


E-procurement software and procurement consultancy services.

Galway   51-100   $850,000  


RaptorPM offers a full suite of project management software products for the construction, Engineering and Oil and Gas industry.

Limerick   11-50   $530,000  


Advisable is afind, screen and hire premium marketing specialists company.

Dublin   1-10   $1,000,000  

The Muff Liquor Company

The Muff Liquor Company is an Irish gin and vodka distillery.

Donegal     $285,971  


PlanDomino is a software startup that is simplifying the management of complex testing laboratories.

Galway   43840   $114,819  


Serosep is a manufacturer and a distributor of laboratory diagnostic solutions.

Limerick   43840   $87,649  

Tribal City Interactive

Publisher/developer for mobile & online distribution in iPhone/iPod market

Galway   43840   $135,357  


Pramerica is a business and technology operation, which is a subsidiary of Prudential Financial Inc., a financial services firm.

Donegal   5001-10000    

Blue Tree Systems

Blue Tree provides world-class transportation management solutions.

Galway   51-100    

Smyths Toys

Smyths Toys Superstores are a leading provider of children's toys and entertainment products

Galway   1001-5000    

Pallas Foods

Pallas Foods has evolved into one of the leading food distributors on the island of Ireland under the leadership of the Geary Family.

Limerick   501-1000    

Vetex Medical

Vetex Medical has developed the Vetex thrombectomy catheter as a platform technology for the venous vascular system.



CultureMee helps travellers navigate other cultures.

Limerick   43840    

Revive Active

Revive Active is a revolutionary nutritional health food supplement which delivers increased energy, maintains the immune system.

Galway   43840    

iTRAC Global

Cloud-based software system for shipping and trade compliance.

Limerick   11-50    


Asystec is a Data Management Solution company.

Limerick   51-100    


AppierCom is a Leading Business Communications App provider.

Limerick   43840    


TradeCert provides Certificate of Origin and other documentation and certification services to exporters around the world.

Galway   43840    


Mykidstime is an information website for parents and their children.

Galway   11-50    

Tamm Software

Tamm is an affordable, intuitive and easy to use marketing management system.

Limerick   43840    

Ireland SEO

Ireland SEO provides robust SEO Services across Ireland.

Donegal   43840    

Startup Galway

Building an entrepreneurial ecosystem in Galway



Gaelcoach is the ultimate player management system for GAA clubs.


Titan Fence & Supply

Fence companies, fence contractors & fence repair.

Donegal   11-50    


Ballygowan. manufactures bottled mineral water.

Limerick   695952    

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