Wysdom has teamed up with Microsoft to accelerate development of its enterprise focused cognitive care solution. Wysdom has been delivering a full service AI based digital care solution to large enterprise customers for over 3 years. With the market for AI based care maturing fast Wysdom has partnered with Microsoft to access world leading AI research and development.
Wysdom is among the 11 startups selected for Microsoft Accelerator’s Seattle fall cohort. Over the next 4-6 months, Wysdom will receive hands-on business training and technical guidance from industry leaders, technology experts, and more to help Wysdom bring its industry leading AI-based digital care solution to even more innovative enterprise businesses.
— MS Accelerator (@MSAccel) September 21, 2017
Alongside the recent announcement of additional funding to fuel their global expansion, Wysdom’s inclusion in Microsoft Accelerator marks another step forward for the company.
A recent Teradata survey shows that 80 percent of enterprise businesses are planning to invest in AI solutions in the next 3 years, but many are hesitant due to perceived infrastructure and talent deficiencies. Wysdom’s expertise and experience in enterprise cognitive care gives them a leg up in this space, and inclusion in Microsoft Accelerator will help amplify that message to enterprise leaders globally.
“Inclusion in Microsoft Accelerator will give our team access to some of the world’s best cognitive research,” said Ian Collins, CEO. Wysdom. “Creating technology based on real artificial intelligence – not buzzwords, to empower people across the globe to receive digital care how and when they choose and give them countless hours of their time back. That’s the real power of AI in support.”
— Hanan Lavy (@hananl) September 20, 2017
Microsoft Accelerator is a 4-month program tailor-made for later-stage startups looking to scale their business and capture enterprise customers around the world. Unlike traditional accelerator programs that help early-stage startups identify product market fit and educate with basic curriculum, this program is designed to turn mature startups into enterprise-ready companies by scaling every aspect of their business.
“We are excited to bring these amazing startups onboard to Microsoft Accelerator in Seattle. Together we can deliver compelling solutions to our customers and help startups accelerate their growth,” Raghav Kher, Managing Director, Microsoft Accelerator Seattle.
Read more about how Wysdom can is evolving customer support and digital care through AI in Rob Salkowitz’s recent conversation with Ian and Wysdom President Jeff Brunet.