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ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE FOR ALL FOUNDRIES: NORICAN STRENGTHENS DATAPROPHET PARTNERSHIP WITH STRATEGIC INVESTMENT

06 September 2020
Norican’s participation in DataProphet’s $6 million Series A financing round follows its industry-exclusive partnership with DataProphet, announced in January 2020, and Norican’s May 2020 launch of its commercial AI application Monitizer® | PRESCRIBE which incorporates DataProphet’s AI engine.
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AWARD WINNING AI FOR MANUFACTURING COMPANY DATAPROPHET RAISES $6M FUNDING ROUND FOR INTERNATIONAL EXPANSION

26 August 2020
Founded in Cape Town in 2014, DataProphet is a leader in artificial intelligence (AI) that enables manufacturers to step towards autonomous manufacturing. Their AI-as-a-service, DataProphet PRESCRIBE, proactively prescribes changes to plant control plans to continuously optimize production without the expert human analysis that is typically required.
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Norican Invests in AI Developer DataProphet

07 September 2020
Norican Global A/S has taken a minority share in DataProphet, a developer of Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology for manufacturing processes, including metalcasting. Without revealing the value of its investment, Norican and DataProphet reported the former is a participant in a recent financing round in which DataProphet raised $6 million, and that Norican CEO Anders Wilhjelm will take a directorship with the South Africa-based developer.
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DataProphet fuels expansion plans after R103m funding

25 August 2020
Artificial intelligence (AI) start-up DataProphet is eyeing international expansion after raising $6 million (R103.4 million ) in a Series-A funding round
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SA AI Company, DataProphet Secures $6m to Fast-track International Growth

25 August 2020
DataProphet - a South African startup that deploys Artificial Intelligence in manufacturing - has secured a US$6 million Series A investment.
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South African AI startup DataProphet raises $6m for international expansion

25 August 2020
South African artificial intelligence startup DataProphet has raised US$6 million to fund its international expansion.
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African Manufacturing AI Firm DataProphet Raises $6m

25 August 2020
DataProphet - a South African tech firm that specializes in artificial intelligence in the manufacturing sector - and how it raised a further $6 million to fund its international expansion.
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SA's AI firm DataProphet raises R100 million for global expansion

25 August 2020
DataProphet raises $6-million in series-A funding during their most recent funding round.
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South African AI startup DataProphet raises $6m for international expansion

25 August 2020
DataProphet, A South African start-up that uses artificial intelligence (AI) in manufacturing, has raised a US$6 million Series A funding round to help it expand internationally.
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The Journey Towards Autonomous Manufacturing

6 March 2020
This paper explores the journey towards autonomous manufacturing—what a typical journey looks like and best practices for how manufacturers can begin...
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The Journey Towards Autonomous Manufacturing

1 April 2020
As data are increasingly aggregated across manufacturing lines, the reality of autonomous lines is likely to be reached in the next fi ve years.
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CB Insights lists SA startup Dataprophet on AI 100 ranking

3 March 2020
US investment analytics platform CB Insights today named DataProphet, as part of the fourth annual AI 100 ranking.
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Norican partners with DataProphet to accelerate adoption of AI

28 January 2020
Norican Global, a leading metallic parts enhancement company, has entered an industry-exclusive partnership with DataProphet to bring meaningful AI applications into real-life foundry environments.
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Maturity self-assessment for Industry 4.0

7 January 2020
One of the biggest questions posed by manufacturers looking to transform their operations with AI is: How do we know if we've got the data for this?
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Mineral Processing – How Artificial Intelligence Can Help

14 January 2020
Every plant has a unique way of operating. From hundreds of control parameters, to the volume of production materials processed...
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Data Requirements for Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing

22 November 2019
Ready to enter the world of Big Data? Before AI can effectively learn a model of a manufacturing process, the data requirements must be properly designed...
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DataProphet AI Helps Enable Nexteer Automotive to Drive Advanced Data Decisions

10 November 2019
Nexteer Automotive, a global leader in intuitive motion control, to implement artificial intelligence (AI) to drive innovation in one of its Saginaw plants.
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Data Requirements for AI in Manufacturing

1 November 2019
Artificial Intelligence offers the ability to learn complex patterns of information — assuming that the process is properly designed and provided with examples of the right data.
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Going to Work in the 4th Industrial Revolution

14 October 2019
From contact centres to production lines, artificial intelligence in the workplace can bring about great efficiency, faster services, and quick turnaround times for customers.
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Data Requirements for Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing

9 September 2019
At the core of today's state-of-the-art Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the ability to learn complex patterns from a sample of data.
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Is Data Africa's New Oil?

5 September 2019
According to UN figures by the year 2050 every 2 out of 4 people will be African. Is Africa prepared for the amount of data it will generate?
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5 pioneering start-ups creating the factory of the future

15 August 2019
From AI and computer vision to IoT and robotics, these five start-ups are developing deep tech for the factory production line.
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The state of AI in South Africa

13 August 2019
As part of the ongoing process of rebuilding after decades of political unrest and economic uncertainty...
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DataProphet announces strategic alliance with pour-tech AB bringing Artificial Intelligence to Europe's foundries

1 August 2019
DataProphet, a world leader in artificial intelligence in industrial production, has entered into a strategic alliance with pour-tech AB.
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DataProphet named as one of the emerging tech pioneers

2 July 2019
The machine learning startup focuses on artificial intelligence in manufacturing.
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DataProphet Only African Firm Named In WEF's 2019 Technology Pioneers

1 July 2019
DataProphet is the only African company to be named by the World Economic Forum as one of 56 emerging tech firms for its 2019 cohort of Technology Pioneers...
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DataProphet has launched a comprehensive Artificial Intelligence Suite

1 July 2019
DataProphet’s solutions are built to be adapted and integrated into any environment, minimising process change. Through a combination of DataProphet TRANSFORM...
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Maxion Wheels to reduce the cost of non-quality with DataProphet’s Artificial Intelligence

22 June 2019
DataProphet, a global leader in Artificial Intelligence (AI) for manufacturing, and Maxion Wheels, a leading wheel manufacturer, are working together to significantly reduce the cost of non-quality...
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DataProphet wins AIconics Award for Best Innovation in Deep Learning

12 June 2019
Cape Town-based machine learning startup DataProphet has won the AIconics Award for Best Innovation in Deep Learning...
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DataProphet Appoints Brian Gillespie as Vice President of Global Sales

22 May 2019
DataProphet, a global leader in Artificial Intelligence (AI) for manufacturing, today announced the appointment of Brian Gillespie...
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Six SA start-ups picked for AfricArena VivaTech 2019

7 May 2019
Cape Town-based tech accelerator AfricArena has selected six local start-ups to showcase their business models at the fourth edition of the VivaTech conference in France.
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24 April 2019

12 June 2019
Industry 4.0 has gone quickly from a buzzword to a standard operating strategy for businesses, including manufacturers.
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The next $1bn for African tech startups

16 April 2019
AfricArena, known as the stage for Africa’s tech future, launched into it’s third consecutive year post a high-impact raise of $2 million+ for startups during it’s 2018 campaign.
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US manufacturers urged to unlock the value in production data

4 April 2019
American manufacturers have been urged to unlock the value in their production data and learn from the historical knowledge embedded in their organizations.
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Sibanye-Stillwater doing more with data

22 March 2019
The South Africa-based miner said the partner will use Omni, which was designed to use its AI platform to better the manufacturing process by predicting defects, faults and quality errors...
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Sibanye-Stillwater appoints DataProphet

16 April 2019
Sibanye-Stillwater appoints DataProphet, a South African company with offices in Cape Town and the US, to implement an Artificial Intelligence (AI) powered plant optimisation system.
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Naacam Show to offer a platform for machine learning specialist

1 March 2019
Cape Town-based machine learning specialist DataProphet cofounder and CEO Frans Cronje says the association of automotive component and allied...
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How Africa’s entrepreneurs are changing the direction of globalisation

28 January 2019
Africa has not been spared from the impact of globalisation as the world’s economies and societies have become more and more integrated.
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How SA’s DataProphet is making global manufacturing more efficient

18 January 2019
South African startup DataProphet is collecting customers from all over the world with its artificial intelligence (AI) platform that makes manufacturing firms more efficient.
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