Camgian Opens New Center for AI and Machine Learning in Tuscaloosa
STARKVILLE, MS – 12 February 2019 – Camgian Microsystems Corporation celebrated the grand opening of its new Center for AI and Machine Learning in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, February 6. Located at The EDGE, a high-tech facility designed to support entrepreneurial collaboration and innovation, the facility will host advanced research and development initiatives in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML).
“We are so excited to officially begin operations in Tuscaloosa, says Dr. Gary D. Butler, founder, Chairman, and CEO of Camgian. “We look forward to making this facility a great success for Camgian, and for the community.”
Specifically, the Center will focus on applying state-of-the-art AI and ML technologies to advance current Camgian decision support products in the government and commercial markets. Chosen as the anchor tenant for The EDGE, Camgian is establishing a leading advanced technology center in the brand-new 26,300-square-foot facility, which was created as a collaborative project between The University of Alabama, the City of Tuscaloosa, and The Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama.
“We couldn’t be more thrilled than to have Camgian select Tuscaloosa and The Edge for its new Center for AI and Machine Learning,” says Jim Page, President and CEO of the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama. “Companies like Camgian promote innovation and inspire entrepreneurship, while creating excellent career opportunities for our community.”
Camgian is an award-winning developer of integrated sensing and analytical processing platforms that deliver real-time, actionable intelligence. Leveraging innovations in the areas of multi-sensing, artificial intelligence, and big data analytics, Camgian is pioneering a new generation of intelligent machines that address key needs in the industrial, financial and national security markets.
Camgian has been named by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing private companies in the US, Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the most entrepreneurial companies in America and Compass Intelligence as one of the world’s top companies in IoT innovation and execution. Moreover, ABI Research featured Camgian in their 2015 Hot Tech Innovators report, which identified the company as one of the world’s top tech start-ups for their pioneering work in IoT and edge computing. In their 2016 market report Fog Computing in IoT, Machina Research identified Camgian as one of the innovative IoT startups and notable companies pioneering fog computing. In 2017 Camgian was named a Gartner “Cool Vendor” in IoT Edge Computing and the Industrial IoT Company of the Year in the 6th Annual Compass Intelligence Awards.
For more information on Camgian, please visit camgian.com.