Expert System

Expert System

April 21, 2015 11:30 ET

Expert System: Cogito API and HackerRank Partner for Coding Challenge

The 24th Edition of 101 Hack, Sponsored by Cogito API, Will Focus on Speed, Accuracy and Efficiency

PALO ALTO, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwired - April 21, 2015) - Expert System, the leader in semantic technology for the effective management of unstructured information, today announces its sponsorship of HackerRank's 101 Hack contest, to be held online on April 29, 2015. HackerRank is a leading aggregation platform that challenges developers to test and improve their coding skills, and helps companies engage and recruit top IT talent.

For Expert System, the sponsorship represents an important opportunity to connect with some of the world's top developers, and promotes the use of its Cogito API in creating new applications with advanced semantic functionalities.

"Creativity and innovation are the founding principles of our business," said Marco Varone, President and CTO, Expert System. "We are thrilled to support our first hackathon with Cogito API. It's a wonderful opportunity for experimentation and interaction with the developer community, and it will stimulate new ideas and incentives for increasing the potential of our Cogito semantic technology."

Through Cogito API (the company's OEM division based in Palo Alto, California), Expert System is targeting independent developers and startups, as well as systems integrators and IT professionals. Cogito API is available in CORE, both as a single API or in market-specific API bundles such as Fashion, Advertising, Intelligence, Media & Publishing and the soon-to-be-released bundles for Finance, Pharmaceutical and Oil & Gas.

About Expert System

Headquartered in Chicago, Expert System is a leading provider of information access solutions based on the proprietary, patented, multilingual semantic technology of Cogito. Using Expert System's products, enterprise companies and government agencies can go beyond traditional keyword approaches for the rapid sense-making of their structured and unstructured data. Expert System technology has been deployed to deliver solutions for a vast range of business requirements such as: semantic searches, text analytics, the development and management of taxonomies and ontologies, automatic categorization, the extraction of data and metadata, and natural language processing. Expert System's clients include organizations such as Shell, Chevron, Ely Lilly, Wolters Kluwer, Networked Insights, Nalco Champion, US Department of Justice and the DTRA.

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