|By Business Wire||
|January 13, 2017 02:01 PM EST|
Sight Machine Inc., the category leader for manufacturing IIoT, has been named by CB Insights to its Artificial Intelligence 100 list (“AI 100”), a select group of emerging private companies working on groundbreaking artificial intelligence technology. CB Insights revealed the winners during The Innovation Summit, a gathering of leading technology executives and investors to explore the industries of the future.
Sight Machine is used by Global 500 companies to make better, faster decisions about their operations. Sight Machine’s analytics platform, purpose-built for discrete and process manufacturing, uses artificial intelligence, machine learning, and advanced analytics to help address critical challenges in quality and productivity throughout the enterprise.
Sight Machine delivers AI for the plant floor. Its platform is powered by the industry’s only Plant Digital Twin, which enables real-time visibility and actionable insights for every machine, line, and plant throughout an enterprise. Founded in Michigan in 2011 and expanded to the Bay Area in 2012, Sight Machine fuses the spirit of Silicon Valley technology innovation with rock-solid Detroit manufacturing.
The CB Insights research team selected the AI 100 winners based on a combination of data submitted by the companies, responses to interview questions and the company’s Mosaic Score. Mosaic is an algorithm built with funding from the National Science Foundation that gives predictive intelligence into the health of private companies.
“From financial services to healthcare to transport, incumbent companies in every industry are seeing that AI will reshape their industries,” said CB Insights CEO Anand Sanwal. “And as so often happens, transformational innovation comes from emerging companies. The companies in the AI 100 are accelerating research, improving efficiency, and making many game-changing advancements that will be felt for decades to come.”
“We are honored to be recognized by CB Insights as one of the top AI companies for IIoT,” said Sight Machine CEO Jon Sobel. “In manufacturing, AI is the right tool for the job. Our AI Data Pipeline uniquely solves the data variety challenge.”
About The Innovation Summit
From voice and chat interfaces to AI replacing investment managers and doctors to the new revenue models enabled by the Industrial Internet of Things, the Innovation Summit marries CB Insights’ emerging trend research with the thinking of the world's smartest minds - leading VCs, economists, researchers and corporate strategists.
About Sight Machine
Sight Machine is driving the digital transformation of manufacturing, offering the only end-to-end big data platform purpose-built for manufacturing. Sight Machine uses advanced analytics and artificial intelligence to turn process and product data into actionable insights, helping address critical challenges in quality, productivity and visibility. For more information, please visit www.sightmachine.com.
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