ForMotiv | June 13, 2022
ForMotiv, a leading behavioral data science and intent scoring platform, announced that the company has joined Guidewire’s Insurtech Vanguards program, an initiative led by property and casualty (P&C) cloud platform provider Guidewire (NYSE: GWRE), to help insurers learn about the newest insurtechs and how to best leverage them.
“We’re excited about this new partnership with Guidewire to continue to expand our reach in insurance,” said Bill Conners, CEO of ForMotiv. “We have worked hard for four-plus years establishing a footprint with leading carriers – and are excited to be a part of Guidewire’s Insurtech Vanguards program.”
Insurtech Vanguards is a community of select startups and technology providers that are bringing novel solutions to the P&C industry. As part of the program, Guidewire provides strategic guidance to and advocates for the participating insurtechs, while connecting them with Guidewire’s P&C customers.
“ForMotiv’s digital behavioral intelligence solution leverages machine learning to produce data analytics and scoring, enabling insurers to quickly view users’ clickstreams on their apps, which can accelerate underwriting and claims analytics. “We are thrilled to welcome ForMotiv and its innovative technology to our program so our mutual customers can raise the bar in leveraging their user data.”
Laura Drabik, chief evangelist, Guidewire
With its industry-leading behavioral data capture and intent scoring solution, ForMotiv works with carriers to help them analyze and monitor customer and agent digital behavior while accurately predicting user intent in real-time. ForMotiv provides robust behavioral reporting and analytics as well as a granular behavioral dataset leverageable across multiple departments. Armed with instant intent scoring and deterministic behavioral signaling, carriers can confidently predict buying intent, identify risk and nondisclosure, and expand their accelerated underwriting offerings to genuine users while dynamically intervening on applications requiring further qualification.
ForMotiv’s real-time predictive behavioral analytics enable next-generation dynamic experiences, or SmartApps, that adapt to individual users based on their behavior. Its suite of products ranges from robust data capture and behavioral analytics to signaling and intent scoring. Carriers can leverage ForMotiv’s expansive behavioral dataset for both offline and real-time use cases.
ForMotiv is the only Behavioral Science Platform on the market that enables leading insurance companies to accurately and instantly predict user intent, in real-time. Our solution helps carriers improve digital customer & agent experiences, increase conversions, reduce risk & fraud, and more by analyzing users' digital body language (consisting of thousands of behavioral micro-expressions i.e. keystrokes, mouse movements, hesitation, corrections, copy/paste, and 150+ additional user engagement signals) while users engage with digital applications and claims forms to identify genuine, confused, risky or other behavior. Armed with real-time intent intelligence, ForMotiv carrier customers create next-generation dynamic experiences that adapt to individual users based on their intent. ForMotiv works with Marketing, Risk, Fraud, Data Science, Underwriting, Digital Strategy, and Claims teams.
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GigaDevice | February 15, 2022
PDF Solutions, Inc. , a global provider of differentiated data and analytics solutions to the semiconductor and electronics industries, today announced that GigaDevice (Stock code: 603986), a global provider of semiconductors for memory, microcontrollers, and sensors has selected Exensio® Fabless from PDF Solutions for advanced analytics, production monitoring, and reporting across all of its semiconductor products.
As a market leader in NOR flash memory, MCUs and sensors, GigaDevice has a significant product portfolio of semiconductor devices. In addition, as a fabless semiconductor company, GigaDevice also operates a complex supply chain comprised of foundry, assembly and test subcontractor partners. Over the past several years, the company has accelerated product development to meet the needs of its customers. As a result, there has also been a corresponding increase in product data volume and analytic challenges. One of the strategic initiatives of GigaDevice during this time was to implement a comprehensive approach to product data analytics and reporting that could be applied on an enterprise level.
To meet the big data challenges brought about by the company’s rapid growth, GigaDevice selected the PDF Solutions Exensio analytics platform. The powerful combination of robust data management and flexible product setup and configuration made Exensio Fabless an ideal fit for its supply chain environment. Since deploying Exensio Fabless, GigaDevice engineers routinely improved their analytics throughput and efficiency by 50-80% due to the powerful data analytics and advanced reporting capabilities that are built into the Exensio platform.
"The Exensio analytics platform is a well-known solution in the semiconductor industry and PDF Solutions has an excellent local support team to meet the data analysis needs of GigaDevice. With the continuous growth of GigaDevice product lines and the increasing manufacturing product volume, I believe that Exensio Fabless can provide our engineers with the most efficient and accurate data analysis capabilities.”
Feng Jun, Director of the Product Integration Department of GigaDevice
"We are very proud of our strong business relationship with GigaDevice," said Jia Jun, Head of China Business Development at PDF Solutions. "Starting from a focused evaluation, to the formation of a commercial cooperation plan that included optimized analysis and reporting templates for the GigaDevice engineering team, PDF Solutions helped GigaDevice establish a comprehensive big data analytics platform that is intended to help them increase the success of their world-class fabless operations.”
About the Exensio Platform
The PDF Solutions’ Exensio analytics platform is an enterprise-level, end-to-end analytics environment that architected to empower engineers and data scientists across the semiconductor ecosystem to rapidly improve the yield, quality, and profitability of their devices. Combined with PDF Solutions’ professional services, the Exensio analytics platform is designed to enable its customers to realize the benefits of Industry 4.0 by transforming how the ecosystem collects, analyzes, and shares data.
About PDF Solutions
PDF Solutions provides comprehensive data solutions designed to empower organizations across the semiconductor ecosystem to improve the yield and quality of their products and operational efficiency for increased profitability. The Company’s products and services are used by Fortune 500 companies across the semiconductor ecosystem to achieve smart manufacturing goals by connecting and controlling equipment, collecting data generated during manufacturing and test operations, and performing advanced analytics and machine learning to enable profitable, high-volume manufacturing.
Founded in 1991, PDF Solutions is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, with operations across North America, Europe, and Asia. The Company (directly or through one or more subsidiaries) is an active member of SEMI, INEMI, TPCA, IPC, the OPC Foundation, and DMDII.
PDF Solutions, the PDF Solutions logo, and Exensio are trademarks or registered trademarks of PDF Solutions, Inc. or its subsidiaries.
GigaDevice Semiconductor (stock number 603986), founded in Silicon Valley in 2005, is a global fabless semiconductor company engaged in advanced memory technology and IC solutions. GigaDevice provides a wide range of high-performance Flash Memory products. It is one of the companies that pioneered SPI NOR Flash Memory and have powered up more than 10 billion electronic devices in the world since 2010. The company is committed to the design and development of various high-speed and low-power memory and microcontroller products.
Tetra Tech | March 09, 2022
Tetra Tech, Inc. , a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services, announced today that it has acquired Axiom Data Science, an industry leader in the management and analysis of oceanic and ecological data associated with climate change. Headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska, Axiom conducts climate science modeling to help clients manage, integrate, and visualize large-scale complex data sets that are essential to addressing climate change.
“Tetra Tech leverages digital technology using our Leading with Science® approach to provide clients with sustainable and resilient solutions and support decision-making on projects around the world. The addition of Axiom Data Science expands our high-end advanced analytics capabilities in oceans and ecosystems to advance climate science for clients, including the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.”
Dan Batrack, Tetra Tech Chairman and CEO
Rob Bochenek, Axiom Founder and CEO, said, “We are honored to join Tetra Tech and work with their exceptional team of scientists and engineers to provide best-in-class data analytics solutions to address climate change impacts. By joining Tetra Tech, we will further enhance our ability to provide highly specialized solutions to our clients, while offering new opportunities for our employees to work on water and environment programs worldwide.”
The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Axiom Data Science is joining Tetra Tech’s Government Services Group.
About Tetra Tech
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. With 21,000 associates working together, Tetra Tech provides clear solutions to complex problems in water, environment, sustainable infrastructure, renewable energy, and international development. We are Leading with Science® to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients. For more information about Tetra Tech, please visit tetratech.com or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.
About Axiom Data Science
Based in Anchorage, Alaska, Axiom Data Science is an informatics and software development firm focused on developing scalable solutions for data management, integration, and visualization. Axiom supports federal, private, academic, and non-governmental organizations in the ecological, geological, and ocean sciences organizations to improve the long-term management and impact of their scientific data resources.
Cart.com | March 30, 2022
Cart.com, the first end-to-end ecommerce platform that simplifies scaling for the world's greatest brands, today announced a partnership with Snowflake, the Data Cloud company. Powered by Snowflake, Cart.com's powerful unified analytics tools will allow merchants to connect their entire data universe, seamlessly turning cloud-hosted data into a centralized source of actionable insights.
Cart.com partnered with Snowflake for its unique ability to meet the diverse demands of today's ecommerce merchants and for a shared vision to provide unified visibility into data across the entire ecommerce value chain. Bringing together Cart.com's unified analytics tools with the Snowflake Data Cloud will empower joint customers to leverage innovative machine learning algorithms that streamline decision-making and an advanced AI-driven attribution model that combines storefront, marketing, and clickstream data to help brands understand a channel or campaign's influence on purchase behavior. Cart.com's forecasting model will support profitable inventory management by anticipating SKU-level demand at each fulfillment center.
In addition, as part of the partnership, Cart.com will leverage Snowflake's newly announced Retail Data Cloud, which unites Snowflake's integrated data platform, Snowflake- and partner-delivered solutions, and industry-specific datasets and models.
Powered by Snowflake, Cart.com will provide merchants of all sizes with:
Access to unified analytics tools. Cart.com customers can now easily access centralized dashboards that bring together commerce, marketing and cloud-hosted data to unlock data-driven automation and AI-powered analytics across their entire organization
Ability to securely unlock diverse datasets while maintaining a single source of truth. By using Cart.com's machine learning and AI-powered tools, customers can unlock the full power of their datasets, while ensuring that their original data remains completely secure, and can't be altered, corrupted, or overwritten.
"Every retailer's goal is to connect with their customers in a more meaningful way in order to get products in their hands and engender loyalty. Together Cart.com and Snowflake bring the power of a single view of ecommerce data to customers, which provides unified visibility and ultimately connects business from end-to-end. Both companies believe that data is the key to allowing retailers to connect with their customers more deeply."
Rosemary Hua, Global Head of Retail & CPG at Snowflake
"At Cart.com, we're democratizing ecommerce by giving customers unified visibility into and control over every aspect of the e-commerce value chain. Working with Snowflake, we're enabling ecommerce businesses to gain seamless access to all their data, across every part of their business, without ever leaving their centralized Cart.com dashboard," said Chase Zieman, Cart.com Chief Data Science Officer. "Ecommerce brands have data in their DNA. Using the combined power of Snowflake and Cart.com, they can now turn that data into actionable insights, creating value at every level of their operations."
Cart.com is the first end-to-end ecommerce software and service provider built to help Brands find more customers, sell in more places, and deliver their products more easily. Cart.com provides tools that allow for a modular, data-rich, fully integrated approach to scaling up. We are on a mission to put Brands back in charge of their ecommerce journey and in control of their customer relationships. Cart.com exists to help Brands crush scale.