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Samsara Named Winner in 2021 Artificial Intelligence Excellence Awards – KPVI News 6

SAN FRANCISCO, March 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Samsara, the pioneer of the Connected Operations Cloud, today announced it was named a winner in the Business Intelligence Group’s Artificial Intelligence Excellence Awards. Samsara’s AI safety solution has been recognized in the “Computer Vision” category.
Using trillions of IoT data points, Samsara’s Connected Operations Cloud helps more than 20,000 customers improve the safety, efficiency and sustainability of the operations that power the global economy. More specifically, Samsara’s AI safety solution uses sensors and AI-enabled cameras to bring insights to customers in real-time. Some of these insights include: distracted driving detection, real-time incident alerts, and preventative in-cab coaching, all of which are used by customers to protect drivers from potential accidents and to lower costs.
“We’re thrilled to be recognized as a winner of the Artificial Intelligence Excellence awards,” said Ingo Wiegand, senior director of product management at Samsara. “Our differentiated AI safety solution enables customers to take a more proactive approach to their safety initiatives and as a result, can identify opportunities for driver recognition and training, lower insurance premiums, and in some cases, even prevent road accidents before they occur.”
Wiegand continued, “The value of Samsara’s AI safety solution is measured in real lives and real dollars saved, which is why it has seen rapid growth and adoption in the market.”
Samsara’s AI safety solution is an integral part of its Connected Operations Cloud. This video technology powered by computer vision enables customers to improve safety across their operations and protect employees in real-time.
“We are so proud to name Samsara as a winner in our inaugural Artificial Intelligence Excellence Awards program”, said Maria Jimenez, chief nominations officer for Business Intelligence Group. “It was clear to our judges that Samsara was using AI to improve the lives of their customers and employees. Congratulations to the entire team!”
About Business Intelligence Group
The Business Intelligence Group was founded with the mission of recognizing true talent and superior performance in the business world. Unlike other industry award programs, these programs are judged by business executives having experience and knowledge. The organization’s proprietary and unique scoring system selectively measures performance across multiple business domains and then rewards those companies whose achievements stand above those of their peers. Learn more at
About Samsara
Samsara is the pioneer of the Connected Operations Cloud, which allows businesses that depend on physical operations to harness IoT (Internet of Things) data to develop actionable business insights and improve their operations. Samsara operates in North America and Europe and serves more than 20,000 customers across a wide range of industries including transportation, construction, field services, utilities and energy, government, food and beverage. Learn more about Samsara’s mission to increase the efficiency, safety, and sustainability of the operations that power our economy at
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