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Percepto named to the 2021 CB Insights AI 100 list of Most Innovative Artificial Intelligence Startups

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Percepto honored for achievements in remote inspection

Modi’in, Israel April 29th 2021. Percepto, pioneering autonomous inspection by industrial robotics today announced that they have been named to the 2021 CB Insights AI 100 List of Most Innovative Artificial Intelligence Startups for remote inspection. The fifth annual AI 100 ranking showcases the 100 most promising private artificial intelligence companies in the world.

“This is the fifth year CB Insights has recognized the most promising private artificial intelligence companies with the AI 100, and this is one of the most global groups we’ve ever seen. This year’s cohort spans 18 industries, and is working on everything from climate risk to accelerating drug R&D,” said CB Insights CEO Anand Sanwal. “Last year’s AI 100 companies had a remarkable run after being named to the list, with more than 50% going on to raise additional financing (totaling $5.2B), including 16 $100 million+ mega-rounds. Many also went on to exit via M&A, SPAC or IPO. As industry after industry adopts AI, we expect this year’s class will see similar levels of interest from investors, acquirers and customers.”

“Percepto is honored to be the only company chosen in the remote inspection category,” said Dor Abuhasira, CEO and Co-founder, Percepto. “Percepto AIM software is ushering in a new era at Fortune 500 customers globally, using AI to build autonomous drones and provide data analysis to fully realize the potential of autonomous remote inspections. Percepto are proud to be leading this industry transformation”

Through an evidence-based approach, the CB Insights research team selected the AI 100 from a pool of over 6,000 companies based on several factors including patent activity, investor quality, news sentiment analysis, proprietary Mosaic scores, market potential, partnerships, competitive landscape, team strength, and tech novelty. The Mosaic Score, based on CB Insights’ algorithm, measures the overall health and growth potential of private companies to help predict a company’s momentum.

In November Percepto announced the launch of their Autonomous Inspection and Monitoring (AIM) platform alongside Percepto’s Sparrow Drone funded by a $45 Million Investment Led by Koch Disruptive Technologies.

Operating a fleet of third party robots alongside their autonomous Sparrow drone including Boston Dynamics’ Spot®, Percepto AIM provides visual data management and analysis to report trends and anomalies and to alert of risks. Any member of staff can request data and Percepto AIM will deploy the most suitable robot independently without human accompaniment to retrieve and stream the required data. The platform also seamlessly reports to assess risk, minimize downtime, drive efficiency and reduce operational costs without human intervention.

About Percepto
Percepto is at the forefront of redefining how industrial sites and critical infrastructure are holistically inspected and monitored, harnessing remote robotics to autonomously collect, aggregate and analyze visual data.
Leveraging its experience with Percepto Sparrow, the most deployed drone-in-a-box solution on the market, the company introduced Percepto AIM (Autonomous Inspection and Monitoring), the first end-to-end autonomous inspection and monitoring platform. Percepto AIM empowers the remote operation center of the future to assess risk, minimize downtime, drive efficiency, increase safety and reduce operational costs.
Founded in 2014, Percepto’s solutions are trusted by Fortune 500 customers in more than 10 countries including ENEL, Florida Power and Light and Verizon. The company is the recipient of the Frost & Sullivan Global Enabling Technology Leadership Award. For more information, visit www.percepto.co.

Percepto is a leading provider of autonomous drone-in-a-box solutions for monitoring and securing critical infrastructure and industrial sites. Our advanced, AI-based software provides real-time insights, aiding our customers to assess risk, minimize downtime, drive efficiency and reduce operational costs without human intervention. Tested in all weather conditions, it is the most rugged platform available today.
Percepto is the most deployed drone-in-a-box solution in the market with Fortune 500 customers in more than 10 countries.

 

About CB Insights
CB Insights builds software that enables the world’s best companies to discover, understand and make technology decisions with confidence. By marrying data, expert insights and work management tools, clients manage their end-to-end technology making process on CB Insights. To learn more, please visit www.cbinsights.com.

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