BOSTON, May 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvard-incubated Experfy (www.experfy.com), the world's #1 consulting and training platform for Artificial Intelligence, IoT and emerging technologies, announced today that it has been named a "Cool Vendor" in Data Science and Machine Learning by Gartner. The analyst firm recognized Experfy as an important player that "can help data and analytics leaders bring the full data science and machine-learning spectrum to their organizations."
The Gartner report noted, "Experfy pioneers an alternative method of employing data science talent by addressing the problem of finding top-notch skills via a marketplace for highly accomplished data science experts…[Experfy] algorithmically matches requestors' projects with data science talent, so the requestors receive competitive bids that save their expenses while raising the quality and reducing the timespan of their projects."
Commenting on Expery's upskilling platform for AI, Gartner stated, "Experfy also provides high-quality education for upskilling the clients' employees through an on-demand training platform that is gaining momentum. It offers 50 online courses developed and conducted by experts, or can also deliver any course on-site."
"We would like to thank Gartner for this recognition. Experfy's fast-growing ecosystem of 30,000 data scientists and thought leaders gives us an unrivalled ability to continue our pioneering consulting work and also produce cutting-edge course content to help our enterprise customers upskill their employees to the full potential of AI and emerging technologies," commented Experfy Co-CEO Sarabjot Kaur.
In addition, Experfy Co-CEO Harpreet Singh noted, "Experfy is at the forefront of the AI revolution in helping enterprises fulfill their short-term data science and IoT needs, including fast prototyping of futuristic solutions, at a fraction of the cost of slow-moving traditional consulting firms. We are also building the world's largest training platform for AI that, unlike our competitors, provides courses that are both industry-specific and based on real use-cases stemming from our consulting marketplace."
Gartner is the world's leading information technology research and advisory company.
Incubated in Harvard Innovation Launch Lab and backed by Peter Diamandis, Experfy is a consulting and training platform for AI, big data and IoT with 30,000 data scientists. To address an extreme scarcity of talent in this space, Experfy began as an on-demand marketplace, where some of the world's most prestigious data science talent bids on consulting projects. In addition, the same experts are engaged in developing training content focused on specific verticals and use-cases. Combining self-paced courses with live instruction, Experfy data experts are helping companies in up-skilling their workforce. Experfy's enterprise training platform includes an LMS that can evaluate student code, a course development platform for instructors, and an assessment dashboard for companies who want to monitor employee skills development.
Harpreet Singh / Sarabjot Kaur