CognitiveScale Recognized by CRN as a 2015 Emerging Vendor

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AUSTIN, TEXAS – July 22, 2015 CognitiveScale™, the Cognitive Cloud™ company, today announced it has been named to The Channel Company’s exclusive 2015 CRN® Emerging Vendors List. The annual list features up-and-coming technology vendors that have introduced innovative products, creating opportunities for channel partners in North America to create high-margin, cutting-edge solutions for their customers. The vendors recognized this year have demonstrated a commitment to developing new technologies to meet growing market demands.

CognitiveScale was recognized by CRN for its Cognitive Cloud Platform. Insights Fabric delivers insights as a service from all types of social, public, private, and device data and context signals. It enables businesses to master big data and uncover dark data, including data found in tweets, images, blogs, and videos, to improve decision making, personalize consumer experiences, and create profitable relationships.

“Solution providers continue to keep their finger on the pulse of emerging technology in order to stay ahead of customer needs,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “The exciting technology vendors recognized in this year’s Emerging Vendors List don’t disappoint — the innovative technologies they bring to the table provide channel partners with product options that will propel their success into the future. We congratulate 2015’s Emerging Vendors for their outstanding efforts and for delivering cutting-edge technology solutions that will continue to evolve the IT channel.”

CognitiveScale has developed a strong partner and reseller program. Today, the company works with industry leaders including Deloitte and IBM to deliver Cognitive Cloud based solutions across the healthcare, retail, and travel industries as well as cognitive solutions for horizontal business processes.

“It is an honor to be recognized by CRN as a top emerging technology vendor,” said Akshay Sabhikhi, CEO, CognitiveScale. “Our ability to further develop our technology and meet the demands of a growing customer base would not be possible without our strong partners and the channel alliances we’ve established. We look forward to continuing to drive successful client engagements and fostering even strong partner relationships as the cognitive computing ecosystem continues to thrive.”

Companies included in CRN’s 2015 Emerging Vendors list were founded in 2009 or later and are actively working with channel partners in North America. The list, along with information about each vendor, will be published in CRN’s August 2015 issue and will be available online at www.crn.com.

About CognitiveScale

CognitiveScale builds enterprise-scale augmented machine intelligence software for healthcare, commerce, and financial services markets. The company's products— Engage and Amplify—help large enterprises increase customer engagement, improve decision-making, and deliver self-learning and self-assuring business processes. CognitiveScale has successfully deployed its software with multiple Global 500 companies and has formed strategic go-to-market and technology partnerships with IBM, Microsoft, and Deloitte.

CognitiveScale was founded in 2013 by highly successful serial entrepreneurs and senior executives from IBM Watson, Oracle, and Salesforce with deep expertise in vertical enterprise software, cloud computing, and machine learning. The company has won numerous awards and featured in prominent research and publications. It is headquartered in Austin, Texas, with offices in the United Kingdom and India. Investors include Norwest Venture Partners, Intel Capital, IBM Watson, and Microsoft Ventures.

For more information on the company, please visit us at cognitivescale.com and follow @cognitivescale on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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