|“Empower AI transformation and Advance AI for everyone”|
|Founded: 2014, Beijing, China.
Category: Information Services and AI/Machine Learning Software
Primary office:Beijing, China
Core technical team:
Amount raised:USD$375.3million(5 rounds – August 2020
- 4Paradigm Sage EE(Prophet): an all-encompassing enterprise class AI core platform with five major components (listed below) that enables enterprises build scalable AI-driven applications from development to deployment:
- 4Paradigm Sage AIOS: an enterprise AI operating system that provides a more convenient, easier to use enterprise-level operating environment tailored for applying AI as compared to PC operating systems
- 4Paradigm Sage HyperCycle ML: a full-process decision-making AI application development tool that employs “learning circle” theory to build a “behavior-feedback-training-application” machine learning closed loop, to help enterprises scale and efficiency to create their own AI capabilities.
- 4Paradigm Sage HyperCycle CV: Provides multiple intelligent image modelling/application scenarios, including image classification, object recognition, OCR, and is compatible with various image formats including jpg, png, bmp. This provides can provide enterprises with independent and controllable one-stop visual application construction capabilities.
- 4Paradigm Sage Studio: is a Model Research and Development Tool involving Data-Model-Decision making iterations
- 4Paradigm Sage Launch Pad: Online deployment platform from development environment to actual business scenarios.
- CESS: A User Experience (UX) optimization and customer base growth optimization application
- 4Paradigm’s ‘Sage’ Intelligent Risk Control Application Platform: An Intelligent decision-making and risk management Platform that can solve all kinds of fraudulent and credit risk problem, end- to-end.
- Seminars, Industry shows
- Customer Salons- offering business case scenario modelling with multi-level AI empowerment training support from elementary to advanced, from entry- to master level, and directed to the actual needs of the enterprise
- Employs a combination of machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing, complex networks and knowledge graph
- Technology applications include model self-learning, data-free cleaning, complex model interpretation, and man-machine coordination.
- Platform is scalable to cut across various industries including but not limited to finance, internet, medical, government, energy, retail, and media.
- Ecosystem Partnerships include co-constructing a joint lab with Intel, cooperating with CETC on smart cities, working together with SPT Energy Group in the energy field, and with Terminus in the IoT field.
Distinct AI Features
- Machine learning – Deep Neural Learning
- Deploys best-in-class AI solutions for enterprise management and value. 4Paradigm has been promoting the rapid and scalable industrial application of AI relying on technology and enterprise-level AI PaaS platforms including AutoML and transfer learning.
- In-built high dimensional model algorithm, feature calculation engine and distributed machine learning for more precise, personalized analysis for improved task/resource management
- Employs the use of machine learning end- to-end, from model building to application, with a 4-step process to quickly build enterprise-owned AI applications.
- Deep learning Algorithm and deep computer vision modelling for Image detection and classification, text recognition and positioning, etc.
AI useRate of return on customer’s investment to make AI work
- Cost savings due to minimizing / eliminating inefficiencies on multiple fronts at the enterprise level
- More innovative production, sustainability, agile supply chains, and efficient allocation of resources that result in higher corporate valuation and stronger competitive advantage
- Corporate- and industry-level databases – balance sheet and income statements, accounting, production and logistics, customer and supplier accounts
- No explicit mention of quantum computing.
- Founder-led Management team with expert software engineers – CEO, Dai Wenyuan, ex-Baidu R&D engineers
- Proprietary and high-dimensional algorithms that can significantly improve business results
- Strategic Investors including Cisco and Lenovo
- High real-time performance of products
- Process for data integration and governance: Unified Access for Multi-Source Heterogeneous Data
- Reduces manpower input in deployment with intelligence A/B testing, system performance and stability monitoring, scoring, early warning suggestions and full process data storage and governance.
- Model training & expert technical support
- Extend customer reach to all segments of the public and private sector
- Set the benchmark for enterprise-level AI
- Expand globally
- 4Paradigm website. (2020). https://www.4paradigm.com
- Crunchbase. 2020. 4Paradigm. https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/4paradigm
- Owler. 2020. 4Paradigm. https://www.owler.com/company/4paradigm
- CBI Insights. 2020. 4Paradigm. https://app.cbinsights.com/profiles/c/YK5R9
- Radomir Todorov
- Yinka Olanrewaju-Olawepo