Kairos Recognized as a Cool Vendor in Gartner’s “Cool Vendors in AI Applications for IoT” Report

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Global research and analyst firm acknowledges innovative companies in AI applications for IoT market.

MIAMI (October, 15 2018) —Kairos, a leader in face recognition AI, has been named in the 2018 Gartner “Cool Vendors in AI Applications for IoT” report.

The report acknowledges, “Emerging AI applications for IoT are enhancing operational efficiencies, improving customer engagement and creating new revenue streams,” and states, “Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders should take advantage of a new crop of innovative startups to address this growing market segment.”

Kairos’ proprietary, deep learning based face recognition software, is able to detect, recognize and verify faces. Established in 2012, Miami based Kairos has grown from relative obscurity into an internationally recognized brand in the burgeoning biometrics industry–serving business customers in many diverse industries from hospitality to retail to finance services.

Companies trust Kairos for their identity verification and authentication solutions–helping them combat consumer fraud, meet regulatory compliance, and deliver profitable customer experiences.

“We believe that Kairos’ inclusion in the Gartner Cool Vendor in IoT Analytics, 2018 report validates our mission to create equitable and inclusive face recognition tech,” said Ben Virdee-Chapman, CDO of Kairos. “Kairos is humbled to be recognized by Gartner for our home-grown AI. It makes us all the more committed to making face recognition THE trusted standard for identity verification in all walks of life; everything from commerce to communication”

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About Kairos

Kairos is a leading face-recognition AI company with an ethical approach to identity, that reflects our globally diverse communities. Through computer vision and deep learning, Kairos can recognize faces in videos, photos, and the real world — Kairos’ innovative API platform simplifies how developers and businesses integrate human identity into their software. Founded in 2012 and headquartered in Miami with offices in Singapore, Kairos is a venture-backed organization with customers all over the world.