AWS Startups Blog
AWS Builder Space at Floor28 Offers Israeli Founders a Place to Grow
Housed within Floor28, a purpose-built space by AWS for the Israeli technology community, is Builder Space. Launched in 2018, it is specifically designed to equip early-stage entrepreneurs with the tools and advice they need to be successful.
Viz.ai Uses Deep Learning to Analyze CT Scans and Save Lives
When someone suffers a stroke, every seconds counts and could mean the difference between being ok, permanent brain damage, or even death. Despite time being of the essence for treatment, the current process for decision making can take up to three hours. Deep learning startup Viz.ai is on a mission to change that.
Chorus.ai Brings ‘Conversational Intelligence’ to Sales Data
Chorus.ai brings machine learning to in-person conversations, helping its customers learn as much as possible about how they really do business.
Proteantecs Brings Hardware & Software Together to Revolutionize Predictive Chip Maintenance
Founded in 2017, proteanTecs’ team reflects a variety of fields: the staff includes software developers, machine learning experts, circuit designers, electronic design automation developers, and more. Noam Brousard, VP of Product, sees the company’s varied background as representative of its “best of both worlds” approach to chip design and maintenance. For Brousard and proteanTecs, crafting reliable, high performance chip technology means unifying the hardware production and software development processes.
Israeli Startup Optibus Uses Tech to Cure Public Transit Woes
“Public transit is not reliable enough,” says Eitan Yanovsky, CTO of Optibus, an Israeli software startup. “People are suffering from delays and a lot of these are happening because of improper planning.” To help cities run their bus fleets more efficiently, flexibly, and economically, Optibus offers proprietary cloud-based software driven by AI machine learning that analyzes historical and real-time passenger data to optimize service. The ultimate goal is to cut cost and improve service, making happier municipalities and happier riders.
Leave Boring Presentations Behind with Powtoon
“Death by PowerPoint, yeah? A phenomenon known to all of us,” jokes Sven Hoffmann, Chief Technology Officer and Co-founder of Powtoon, a cloud-based service that allows users to create their own professional-looking videos. But what other option do you have, if you want to present information in a visual way? According to Hoffmann, video is the way to go. Specifically, animated video. “[It’s] better to grab people’s attention and get your point across than a long, boring presentation.”
Sisense CSO Breaks Down Their 2019 Roadmap and How AWS Helps Grows Their Business
Sisense Chief Strategy Office Guy Levy-Yurista talks about their customer base, their roadmap for 2019, and how AWS helps them grow their business.
Maximizing Yields: NRGene’s Modern Approach to Agricultural Production
Data-driven analytics and machine learning are go-to resources for a wide spectrum of modern industries, from mobility solutions to financial management. Everyone’s looking for the perfect symbiosis of information and output—but what does all that data have to do with corn and cannabis?
Coralogix Sees the Forest for the Logs
Coralogix co-founder and CPO Ariel Assaraf started the company after completing his service in the Israeli army. Here’s his story.
The Future of Fresh Produce with ClariFruit President Elad Mardix
Elad Mardix is the President of Clarifruit, an Israel-based startup whose mobile application monitors and analyzes fruit quality and ripeness. At the AWS Summit: Tel Aviv, he spoke to us about the technology behind the app, where he wants the company to be in five years, and how AWS is helping them get there.