CognitiveScale Gets Funded for Enterprise AI Applications

ENLARGE Brothers Avinash and Manoj Saxena (pictured left to right) Photo: SaxenaRacing.com By Scott Martin Scott Martin The Wall Street Journal CANCEL Biography @scottysmartin scott.martin@wsj.com Aug. 2, 2016 7:30 a.m. ET 1 COMMENTS CognitiveScale is offering IBM IBM -0.54 % Watson’s brains for enterprise markets. Austin, Texas-based CognitiveScale is developing what it calls a deep cognitive engine that processes vast pools of customer data and outside sources of data for insights. The startup has 15 customers using its services, which are aimed at commerce, health care and financial services markets. “We are focused on bringing practical AI to the enterprise,” said Manoj Saxena, chairman of CognitiveScale and a former general manager of IBM Watson. “This isn’t about selling a science project.” For retailers, CognitiveScale touts increases in customer engagement and…


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