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Cognite is a company developing industrial software to help digitalize heavy-asset industries. It builds Cognite Data Fusion, a software package that contextualizes operational asset data at scale in real-time, enabling engineers to make maintenance, production, and safety decisions. Cognite serves companies in sectors like oil and gas, shipping, and manufacturing.

HQLysaker, NO
Employee Ratings4.5

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2022)617(+2%)
Job Openings49
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Key People/Management at Cognite

John Markus Lervik

John Markus Lervik

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Geir Engdahl

Geir Engdahl

Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Paula Doyle

Paula Doyle

Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Andrzej Golebiowski

Andrzej Golebiowski

Senior Vice President of Customer Success
Elise Sendstad

Elise Sendstad

Senior Vice President of People & Organization
Fredrik Holm

Fredrik Holm

Senior Vice President of Strategic Alliances
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Cognite Office Locations

Cognite has offices in Lysaker, Stavanger, Austin, Houston and in 1 other location
Lysaker, NO (HQ)
Stavanger, NO
Laberget 22
Chiyoda City, JP
Shin-Marunouchi Building 10F, 1-5-1 Marunouchi Chiyoda-ku
Austin, TX, US
11801 Domain Blvd
Austin, TX, US
3200 Gracie Kiltz Ln #200
Houston, TX, US
1000 N Post Oak Rd #220
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Cognite Financials and Metrics

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Cognite total Funding

$150 m

Cognite latest funding size

$150 m

Time since last funding

8 months ago

Cognite investors

Cognite's latest funding round in May 2021 was reported to be $150 m. In total, Cognite has raised $150 m
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Cognite Operating Metrics

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Cognite Online and Social Media Presence

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Cognite News and Updates

Pinnacle and Cognite Form Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Data-Driven Reliability for Industrial Facilities

PASADENA, Texas, July 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pinnacle, the world’s largest reliability analytics company, and Cognite, a global leader in industrial software innovation, have strategically partnered to accelerate and scale the deployment of the world’s first live reliability digital twin.

Industrial SaaS startup Cognite raises $150M on a unicorn valuation of $1.6B

Industrial software-as-a-service startup Cognite AS said today it has raised $150 million in new funding to help accelerate the data-driven transformation of legacy industries in a bid to help make them more sustainable and profitable

Cognite Blogs

The digital twin: the evolution of a key concept of industry 4.0

The digital twin is the foundation for industrial digitalization efforts, delivering real-time insights, accurate forecasting, and intelligent decision-making. In the almost two decades since the term was invented, industry - and the world - have changed dramatically. 

Cognite Releases First-of-its-Kind Industrial DataOps Book

‘The Definitive Guide to Industrial DataOps’ provides a manual for organizations to succeed in the fast-changing landscape of industrial digitalization

Global industry leaders tackle net-zero and the future of energy at world’s largest industrial digitalization conference, Ignite Talks, September 21-23

Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO, Mads Nipper, Ørsted CEO, Judson Althoff, Microsoft EVP & Chief Commercial Officer, and Øyvind Eriksen, Aker ASA President & CEO to open the annual conference. The free, virtual event will feature global leaders and innovators who are driving industry …

Interning while working from home? No problem!

In the US, 60% of students in each graduating college class completed an internship or co-op during their time in college. That’s about 2.4 million students each year!

Aker BP and Cognite Partner to Explore the Potential of Robotics in the Oil & Gas Industry

Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020 // OSLO, Norway -- Cognite, a global industrial AI software-as-a-service (SaaS) company supporting the full-scale digital transformation of heavy-asset industries around the world, today announced a strategic initiative with long-time partner Aker BP, one of Europe…

Cognite Data Fusion™ to Power the Data Infrastructure of NTT Comware’s Smart Data Fusion

TOKYO – 28 July 2021 – Cognite, a global provider of Industrial DataOps software, today announced that NTT Comware, a global system integrator for telecommunications and other industries in the NTT Group, has adopted Cognite Data Fusion™, the leading Industrial DataOps platform, as a par…
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Cognite Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cognite founded?

    Cognite was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Cognite key executives?

    Cognite's key executives are John Markus Lervik, Geir Engdahl and Paula Doyle.

  • How many employees does Cognite have?

    Cognite has 617 employees.

  • Who are Cognite competitors?

    Competitors of Cognite include Information Builders, RapidMiner and Alteryx.

  • Where is Cognite headquarters?

    Cognite headquarters is located at Oksenøyveien, Lysaker.

  • Where are Cognite offices?

    Cognite has offices in Lysaker, Stavanger, Austin, Houston and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Cognite have?

    Cognite has 6 offices.