Unerry Co., Ltd.
unerry signs partnership with Databricks to promote provision of data collaboration and AI services with an eye on the global market Providing people flow big data to Databricks Marketplace to realize “unerry,everywhere”
Unerry Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director, President and CEO: Hidetoshi Uchiyama; hereinafter referred to as unerry), which operates the real behavioral data platform “Beacon Bank,” is a data & AI company Databricks (Headquarters: San Francisco, California, United States; hereinafter referred to as unerry). , Databricks) and will participate in Databricks’ newly launched Databricks Marketplace in the Japanese market.
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About the partnership overview
Databricks Marketplace is an open marketplace for distributing data and AI products such as datasets, notebooks, dashboards, and ML models. One of its features is that it does not depend on the platform used to handle the data and allows data collaboration across multiple environments with strong security and governance. Based on this partnership, unerry will begin offering a unique dataset centered on human flow data on the Databricks Marketplace. In the future, we also plan to provide demand forecasting models in order to respond to the ever-increasing needs for utilizing third-party data.
Comments from each company
Toshifumi Sasa, President and Representative Director, Databricks Japan Co., Ltd. We are pleased to be collaborating with unerry on our Databricks Marketplace. This partnership will enable retailers, developers, and consumer goods manufacturers to gain data-driven insights based on human movement data in an era of diversifying consumer preferences and behavior patterns. In the future, models such as demand forecasting using AI will also be provided via this Marketplace. We will continue to promote the democratization of data and AI through collaboration with various companies.
Mr. Takashi Shimada, Director of Data & AI, unerry Co., Ltd. We are very happy to be able to offer Japan’s largest human flow big data held by unerry on the Databricks Marketplace. Until now, our company has focused on collaboration with various data sources such as people flow big data, TV commercials, IDPOS, member data, etc., and has created advanced marketing success stories. Through this collaboration with Databricks, we aim to utilize data in a wide variety of fields with an eye on the global market. In the future, we will continue to actively promote partnerships with companies that share our passion for “democratizing data and AI” in order to realize “unerry, everywhere.”
About the future development of unerry
unerry has been working to understand the behavior of people in real society, where more than 90% of consumption takes place, as well as places such as facilities and cities, using people flow big data using our unique digital twin ID. Ta. This data is used for “retail marketing” and “urban development” including smart cities. In addition, through collaboration with partner companies, we have focused on collaborating with multiple different data sources such as people movement data, purchase data, and viewing data, and have created advanced marketing success stories. This participation in Databricks Marketplace will enable various companies to collaborate with unerry on data that instantly captures real-world movements, as well as insights and algorithms obtained from AI analysis of the data, as a third party. unerry will continue to collaborate with companies that share the same aspirations, with the aim of realizing “unerry, everywhere,” where unerry’s data infrastructure is implemented no matter what store or town you go to or what kind of information you are exposed to, leading to a comfortable society. We will actively promote partnerships and collaboration.
*The impact of this initiative on unerry’s business results for the current fiscal year is minimal. *Product and service names mentioned in this news release are trademarks or registered trademarks of each company. *The information contained in this news release is current as of the date of announcement. It is subject to change without prior notice.
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■About unerry Company name: unerry Co., Ltd. President and CEO: Hidetoshi Uchiyama Founded: August 2015 Head office location: 15th floor, Toranomon Hills Business Tower, 1-17-1 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo URL: https://www. unerry.co.jp/A data company founded in 2015 that operates the real behavioral data platform “Beacon Bank (https://www.beaconbank.jp/)”. Utilizing GPS and beacon technology, we use AI to analyze indoor and outdoor human movement big data, which is collected from smartphone apps over 40 billion times a month and contains about 150 million IDs. With the mission of “Creating a comfortable future with data,” we are developing businesses such as OMO marketing support and the realization of smart cities.
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