Top 20 Cognitive Solution Companies - 2019

In the modern world having complete control over operations at organizations has become a part of every business plan. Latest technologies in the cyberworld have given rise to many firms across various industries transition from the classical systems to more streamline and scalable digital solutions. At the helm of these techniques and one that has been extensively researched over the past few decades is Artificial Intelligence (AI), and from it has spawned cognitive technologies. Services and platforms that allow for computational scaling and functioning of processes previously done only by humans.

Such computational software programs are used in a variety of enterprise spectrums such as defense, agriculture, the public sector, to name a few, in order to enable automation of operations across business structures. With the deployment of such services and solutions, workflow at enterprises has become organized, affordable, and quick. Areas where automation is being used mainly are in healthcare, and analytics.

It is crucial for top management to find a program that can solve their tech issues that is efficient, scalable, agile, and affordable. With over hundreds of solution providers in the cognitive technology industry space today, our distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CTOs, CIOs, industry experts and analysts including CIO Review Magazine’s editorial board has reviewed the top providers and shortlisted the ones that are at the forefront of tackling industry challenges.

In this edition of CIO Review Magazine, we present to you “20 Most Promising Cognitive Solution Providers - 2019” featuring companies that are creating strong footholds in the cognitive tech sector.

Top Cognitive Solution Companies

algo.ai has created Algo, the world’s first supply chain analyst bot. Algo links Artificial Intelligence, Augmented Reality, and Automation in a novel way to a specific set of industries: retailers, distributors, and manufacturers. The company’s deep domain knowledge of both technology and supply chain allows the team to rapidly train Algo on analytically rich workflows and business functions like Demand and Inventory Planning, Sales Forecasting, New Product Lifecycle Management, Assortment Optimization and more. algo.ai is headquartered in metro Detroit with operations in the US and Europe

FIR.ai leverages AI technology to innovate the application in the financial field, for enterprise refined data management and intelligent application solutions. Primary offering of FIR.ai includes improved data collection, data processing, distributed storage, algorithm de-noising, knowledge modeling, natural language processing, and intelligent application processes to improve the efficiency of high-quality data acquisition

At Sinequa, the team of developers understands the challenge of getting information to data analysts. Most companies gather their information by relying on the cognitive sense of an information scientist, and this causes a big setback, as it takes up much time to evaluate the raw input and make optimal decisions. To eliminate such hassles, and enhance corporate performance and opportunity, the professionals at Sinequa have identified four capabilities that are genuinely information-driven. Those capacitive abilities are content, meaning, learning, and presentation, and Sinequa delivers them all through their flagship analytics platform named Insight

The WhiteHatAI Centaur system is a flexible, patent-pending, automated healthcare fraud detection software platform that becomes a forensic tool by ingesting electronic healthcare claims. The system quickly identifies medical abuse and fraudulent healthcare charges and errors regardless of complexity. The system lists suspect issues and provides a summary framework used by an individual, with or without a healthcare background or clinical expertise, to dispute, eliminate and renegotiate the presented charges. WhiteHatAI exists to improve Healthcare financial results through innovation and advanced Artificial Intelligence

Affectiva

Affectiva

Affectiva, is the pioneer in Emotion AI, the next frontier of artificial intelligence. The firms mission is to bring emotional intelligence to the digital world with emotion recognition technology that senses and analyzes facial expressions and emotion. The patented software is built on an emotion AI science platform that uses computer vision, deep learning and the world’s largest emotion data repository of more than 4.9 million faces analyzed from 75 countries, amounting to more than 50 billion emotion data points

Arterys

Arterys

Arterys facilitate the global advancement of medicine through data, artificial intelligence and technology. Arterys tackle several issues around the space, including the enormous workloads radiologists face, the lack of accuracy with many of today's tools, and the need for increased consistency across practices. In addition, the company focus on solving some of radiology's most pressing needs.Arterys seeks to improve the lives of millions of patients by making imaging diagnostics quantitative, intelligent and available. This way the company seeks to improve the lives of millions of patients

Behavox

Behavox

Behavox is the People Analytics company, utilizing AI to make companies smarter, more secure and more successful. Behavox software reveals previously undetectable insights to protect reputation and maximise revenue generation by analysing vast amounts of structured and unstructured data. The platform helps to reduce the costs of compliance and increasing the effectiveness of systems and controls; optimise the performance of teams and enhance levels of customer service; tracks and measures corporate culture to strengthen teams and companies.The company works with forward thinking, multi-national businesses, financial institutions and investment firms

BenevolentAI

BenevolentAI

BenevolentAI is the global leader in the development and application of artificial intelligence (“AI”) for scientific innovation. The firm aim to accelerate the journey from inventive ideas to medicines for patients by developing AI to generate new treatments for some of the world’s 8,000 untreated diseases. The team of technologists, AI researchers, and scientists builds and applies AI to the entire drug discovery and development process. The technology unlocks what is not known by creating new ideas based on established facts to provide a different understanding of disease, which leads to inventive steps and real insights that drive the development of new medicines and treatments

BrainChip Holdings

BrainChip Holdings

BrainChip Holdings Ltd. is a leading provider of neuromorphic computing solutions, a type of artificial intelligence that is inspired by the biology of the human neuron. The Company’s revolutionary new spiking neural network technology can learn autonomously, evolve and associate information just like the human brain. The proprietary technology is fast, completely digital and consumes very low power. The Company provides software and hardware solutions that address the high-performance requirements in civil surveillance, gaming, financial technology, cybersecurity, ADAS, autonomous vehicles, and other advanced vision systems

CloudMinds

CloudMinds

CloudMinds was founded in 2015 with the three elements of many successful start-ups: a bold vision, creative people, and encouraging financial support. The CloudMinds vision is to bring helpful humanoid robots that are affordable for the average household. The vision also includes creating a new kind of venture with the unique international character that earns and keeps the trust of people and markets everywhere. The benchmark for intelligence is the human being. AI of human capacity is being developed and can be provided in the cloud. CloudMinds is creating advanced AI engines in the cloud that will serve as the brains for intelligent robots

Cogito

Cogito

Cogito provides human aware technology to help professionals elevate their performance. Cogito’s contact center AI instantly analyzes hundreds of conversational behaviors to provide live in-call guidance combined with a real-time measure of customer experience. The technology is augmenting the emotional intelligence of thousands of agents in the world’s most successful enterprises – improving sales results, delivering world-class service and enhancing quality of care

Diwo

Diwo

diwo is a unique cognitive decision-making platform developed by Loven Systems that reveals hidden business opportunities in real-time and empowers users to act on them. In addition to being a continuous business optimization engine that identifies and quantifies time-sensitive business scenarios, diwo’s intuitive interface offers guidance by providing flexible strategies to act on those opportunities. With its advanced artificial intelligence capabilities, diwo guides users through natural conversation and allows decision-makers to explore by tweaking certain decision levers to see the impact in real-time. This enables businesses to usher in a new paradigm of opportunity-driven enterprise and shape their future

Evolv Technology

Evolv Technology

Led by veterans of the physical security industry and advised by the U.S. and international security and counter-terrorism experts, Evolv Technology helps to make public places safer. Their solutions help to keep people and assets safe using sensors to detect both metallic and non-metallic threats. Further, the solution integrates facial recognition to identify people of interest. With Evolv, a positive visitor experience is balanced with a proactive approach to enable security at different public places – including transportation hubs, sports stadiums, entertainment venues, hotels and conference centers, airports, special events, and government agencies

Kneron

Kneron

Kneron is the leading provider of edge AI solutions. Founded in 2015, the company provides software and hardware integrated AI solutions, including a neural processing unit (NPU), a dedicated edge AI device processor, and visual recognition software to customers worldwide. Kneron's edge AI solutions perform real-time recognition, inference, and analysis. Thus, the solutions are faster, more reliable, more secure, and cost-efficient. The effective integration of hardware and software reduces the size of the total solution while providing excellent performance at ultra-low power. These integrated solutions can help customers develop products more rapidly

Lucidworks

Lucidworks

Lucidworks is shaping the future of digital experiences, AI, and machine learning by reimagining the power and value of cognitive search to create all-new, human-centered experiences. It helps organizations deliver breakthrough search experiences that transform business and user engagement through an empowered, ambitious team. Fusion, Lucidworks' advanced development platform, delivers enterprise-grade capabilities that power the design, development, and success of intelligent search apps at any scale. With technology built on Solr, the global search standard used by 90 percent of the Fortune 500 companies, Lucidworks' team includes the world's foremost search and machine learning innovators

Resure Technology

Resure Technology

Resure Technology is an AI company, founded by PhDs and engineers with decades of experiences in deep learning. Resure Technology's mission is to revolutionize how business communications such as customer correspondence, inspection reports, and insurance claims are written. The company’s application, Glever.com, automates the writing of resumes guided by minimal input from the author and makes business writing ten times faster and more accurate. Beyond resumes, Resure Technology’s automated writing solutions that leverage deep learning are applicable to all businesses, especially those that frequently communicate with customers and other vendors

Tellius

Tellius

Tellius is steering the era of intelligent analytics by augmenting typical business intelligence (BI) features with AI-powered capabilities, enabling businesses to discover new insights faster and drive smarter outcomes. The company offers an AI Engine to make it easier for users to ask questions and get deep insights from their business data. With scalable data architecture, flexible security, embedded machine learning (ML), APIs, and deployment options, the Tellius engine is built for every enterprise. The company’s mission is to make data analytics accessible to everyone, by enabling people to communicate with data and surface relevant answers in the most natural way

UNBXD

UNBXD

Unbxd offers an e-commerce product discovery platform that applies advanced data sciences to connect shoppers to the products they are most likely to buy, while providing predictive actionable insights for merchandising. Unbxd helps e-commerce companies, regardless of their size, optimize user interactions with their website, enhance conversions, and subsequently increase their sales volume by assimilating innovation, accuracy, and enhanced relevance. Today, the company is trusted by over 1200 online retailers across 40 countries and it is the fastest growing e-commerce product discovery platform that powers over 1.5 Billion interactions a month

Wave Computing

Wave Computing

Founded in 2010, Wave Computing is leading the AI revolution with the industry’s first AI-native, dataflow-based solutions that help accelerate applications from the edge to the data center. Wave Computing is a VC-backed company that is revolutionizing artificial intelligence with its dataflow-based chips, systems and software that deliver orders of magnitude performance improvements over legacy architectures. The company’s vision is to bring deep learning to customers’ data—from the edge to the data center—helping accelerate time-to-insight. Combined with MIPS, Wave now has over 400 granted and pending patents and hundreds of customers worldwide

Zoox

Zoox

Zoox is developing the first ground-up, fully autonomous vehicle fleet and the supporting ecosystem required to bring this technology to market. Sitting at the intersection of robotics, machine learning, and design, Zoox aims to provide the next generation of mobility-as-a-service in urban environments. Zoox is applying the latest in automotive, robotics and renewable energy to design a symmetrical, bidirectional, zero-emissions vehicle from the ground up to solve the unique challenges of autonomous mobility. Zoox is the first company that California Public Utilities Commission has approved to operate an autonomous ride service for members of the public