ABEJA Platform certified as Japan’s first AWS Machine Learning Competency Partner
ABEJA, Inc. (Head office: Minato-ku, Tokyo; President & Representative Director: Yousuke Okada, hereafter, ABEJA), a company conducting AI-based social implementation business utilizing deep learning, is pleased to announce that it was certified as an AWS Machine Learning Competency Partner of Amazon Web Services (hereafter, AWS) in November 2018. ABEJA became the eighth certified organization globally, and the first in Japan, in the Platform Solution category of the competency.
AWS competency is a qualification granted to AWS Partner Network Partners who have demonstrated technical proficiency and proven AWS customer success in specialized solution areas. AWS Machine Learning Competency is a program for partners possessing technical excellence and an outstanding installation record in the emerging machine learning field. With this certification, our ABEJA Platform was placed into the distinguished Platform Solution category making us the first partner in Japan.
The ABEJA Platform is a platform technology that comprehensively provides a pipeline essential for continuous AI integration. This platform allows the user to employ infrastructures and peripheral systems required for each process in five operational cycles: 1) data gathering, 2) annotation, 3) learning, 4) deployment, and 5) inference / relearning for the use of AI, in particular, deep learning. It also creates significant labor savings and greater automation in implementation and operation of AI especially for deep learning. With this certification, the ABEJA Platform was highly recognized for the aspects of being an efficient next-generation platform that handles time-consuming data science and automates tasks by replacing data scientists and ML users, and it already has several success stories including published use cases.
As a certified partner of AWS Machine Learning Competency, ABEJA will continue to utilize AI, focusing on deep learning, to promote business innovation in diverse industries both domestically and globally, while driving the revolution of industrial structures.
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■ About ABEJA
ABEJA is an entrepreneurial company that promotes business innovation in a wide range of industries and situations with deep learning technology that enables to automatically extract attributes from big data. Since establishment in 2012, ABEJA has developed deep learning technologies in-house, conducting collaborative research with AI-specialists across Japan. Using ABEJA Platform, ABEJA has worked with Daikin Industries, Musashi Seimitsu,among other manufacturers. Currently, over 150 corporate clients have used ABEJA’s solutions in real business scenes. As of November 2018, ABEJA has implemented ABEJA Insights to more than 100 corporate enterprises and in 520 stores that include leading Japanese retailers and distributors such as PARCO and ICI Ishii-sports. Having established a local subsidiary in Singapore in March 2017, ABEJA continues to expand its operations globally, focusing especially on ASEAN countries.
Company Name: ABEJA, Inc.
Representative: Yousuke Okada, Representative Director
Headquarters: NBF Platinum Tower, 1-17-3, Shirokane, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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