悉尼- 2021年8月26日消息——Appen Lim亚搏体育苹果版官方下载ited是一家领先的高质量培训数据提供商，用于大规模构建有效的AI系统。该公司今天宣布，已签署一项最终协议，收购Quadrant，一家移动位置数据、兴趣点数据和相应合规服务的全球领导者。象限和Appen的统一业务将强有力地为依赖地理定位业务的组织提供高质量的数据。象限公司的geoancer产品能够提供准确、最新、人工验证的POI数据，将通过利用Appen在全球170多个国家的100多万名员工扩大其全球范围和规模。通过此次收购，我们期待geoancer成为市场领先的POI平台。象限公司成立于2014年，提供移动位置数据、POI数据和数据遵从服务，使企业客户能够执行位置分析并获得基于位置的智能。象限公司专有的geoancer平台提供真实、准确和最新的POI数据，由现场工作人员手工验证。在位置和移动数据方面，象限公司每月在几乎每个国家拥有超过4.5亿台独特的设备，交付频率低至5分钟间隔。象限的数据收集应用程序包括一个启用区块链的数据隐私同意管理平台，该平台跟踪用户使用、存储、管理和共享数据的同意。为了收购Quadrant的100%股本，Appen将支付2500万美元的预付现金，以及在2022年和2023年实现营收里程碑时，追加支付至多2000万美元的Appen股份。Appen总部位于澳大利亚悉尼，在澳大利亚证券交易所(ASX:APX)上市，在世界各地设有办事处，部署行业最先进的人工智能辅助数据注释平台，与全球超过100万熟练的承包商合作，在170多个国家使用超过235种语言。 Leveraging technology, expertise, and the global crowd, Appen gives leaders in technology, automotive, financial services, retail, healthcare, and governments the confidence to deploy world-class AI products. In 2019, Appen launched its crowd code of ethics and is a global champion for Responsible AI, working with leading organizations such as the World Economic Forum to raise awareness on the ethical implications of each step along the AI supply chain. “The acquisition of Quadrant enables Appen to increase our addressable market and to expand our product and service offering to our customers to include more mobile location and POI data capabilities”, said Mark Brayan, Appen’s Chief Executive Officer. “We already have the broadest AI training data offering in the industry, and we see an opportunity to grow in the mobile location and POI data space. With Quadrant’s Geolancer and our global crowd, we will be strongly positioned to serve customers’ scale, speed and quality requirements.” “In an ever-changing world, organizations are searching for data to help understand what is happening in the physical world.” said Mike Davie, CEO, Quadrant. “The shared vision of Quadrant and Appen to improve solutions with strong data is an exciting next step, enabling our clients to solve big problems that matter.” About Appen Limited Appen collects and labels images, text, speech, audio, and video used to build and continuously improve the world’s most innovative artificial intelligence systems. With expertise in more than 180 languages, a global crowd of over 1 million skilled contractors, and the industry’s most advanced AI-assisted data annotation platform, Appen solutions provide the quality, security, and speed required by leaders in technology, automotive, financial services, retail, manufacturing, and governments worldwide. Founded in 1996, Appen has customers and offices around the world. About Quadrant Quadrant provides location data and location-based business solutions that are fit for purpose, easy to use, and simple to organise. Quadrant’s proprietary Geolancer platform provides authentic, accurate, and up-to-date Point-of-Interest data, manually verified on the ground. For mobile location data, the company observes over 450 million unique devices per month which helps companies understand patterns of movement in the real-world. Quadrant also offers a blockchain-based Consent Management Platform for app developers and publishers who seek GDPR and CCPA compliance.