Sight Machine

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Sight Machine is the developer of the manufacturing Big Data platform that collects data from all of the sources within a factory — PLCs, industrial cameras, sensors, automation systems, and other factory systems — analyzes it and delivers insights in real time. Actionable intelligence from these analyses is delivered via a web interface that can be securely accessed from anywhere, on almost any device. Additionally, Sight Machine offers tools for deep-dive analysis of historical information, searching for anomalous events and non-intuitive correlations, enabling quality and manufacturing professionals tools for diagnosing problems and improving operations.
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)66
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Sight Machine

Jon Sobel

Jon Sobel

CEO & Co-Founder
Nathan Oostendorp

Nathan Oostendorp

CTO & Co-Founder
Kurt DeMaagd

Kurt DeMaagd

Chief AI Officer & Co-Founder
Keith Hartley

Keith Hartley

Chief Revenue Officer
Mark Davis

Mark Davis

Chief Engineering Officer
Mike Arnold

Mike Arnold

Chief Customer Officer
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Sight Machine Office Locations

Sight Machine has offices in San Francisco, Ann Arbor and Chiyoda
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
243 Vallejo St, San Francisco
Ann Arbor, MI, US
221 N Main St #200
Chiyoda, JP
Shin-Marunouchi BLDG 9F, 1-5-1
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Sight Machine Financials and Metrics

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Sight Machine total Funding

$59.5 m

Sight Machine latest funding size

$29 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Sight Machine investors

Sight Machine's latest funding round in April 2019 was reported to be $29 m. In total, Sight Machine has raised $59.5 m
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Sight Machine News and Updates

Mark Davis Joins Sight Machine as Chief Engineering Officer

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sight Machine Inc., the manufacturing productivity platform for stronger, sustainable and resilient manufacturing, today announced that Mark Davis has joined the company as Chief Engineering Officer. Davis is a veteran software development...

Sight Machine Named to the 2020 Global Cleantech 100

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sight Machine Inc., which revolutionizes manufacturing operations to achieve continuous breakthroughs in productivity, profitability and sustainability, was named a 2020 Global Cleantech 100 company by Cleantech Group. The 2020 Global Cleantech...

Sony Innovation Fund backs Sight Machine

Sight Machine Inc, a digital manufacturing platform, has secured an investment from Sony Innovation Fund, Sony Corporation's venture capital arm. No financial terms were disclosed.

Sight Machine raises $29.4M to help manufacturers analyze big data

Manufacturing analytics company Sight Machine Inc. said today it has raised $29.4 million in funding after seeing massive customer growth in the last year. The Series C round was led by Korean venture capital firm LS Group, whose Chief Strategy Officer Yumi Lee will join Sight Machine’s board of di…

Sight Machine Announces $29 Million Series C Investment Amid Rapid Global Growth

SAN FRANCISCO, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sight Machine Inc., the industry's leading digital manufacturing platform, today announced it has raised $29.4 million in Series C venture capital from a group of investors led by Korea's LS Group. The company also announced the addition of...

Sight Machine gewinnt ABB-Award für industrielle Automatisierung und Energieeffizienz und wird in die Global-Cleantech-100-Liste 2019 aufgenommen

SAN FRANCISCO, 4. Februar 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sight Machine Inc., der führende Anbieter im Bereich Produktionsdatenanalyse, ist von der Cleantech Group in die Global-Cleantech-100-Liste für 2019 aufgenommen worden. Dabei handelt es sich um einen jährlichen Index über die führenden...
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Sight Machine Blogs

Roadblocks on the Path to Digital Transformation—and How to Avoid Them

Digital transformation failures are all too common in manufacturing, with failed deployments, costly projects or initiatives not adopted. The post Roadblocks on the Path to Digital Transformation—and How to Avoid Them appeared first on Sight Machine.

Why Most Manufacturers Are Blind to Their True Productivity

With OEE Insight From Sight Machine, Metals Company Fixes 5% Scrap Rate. Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) may be the gold standard for measuring manufacturing productivity. The post Why Most Manufacturers Are Blind to Their True Productivity appeared first on Sight Machine.

Sight Machine Helps Giant Dairy Producer Optimize Production and Increase Profits

Making cream cheese is an intricate process—one that requires a mix of artisanal insight and production knowledge. Manufacturers must cultivate the cheese-like artisans but do so in enormous batches—thus the need for production know-how. Mass producing cheese requires machinery and elaborate process…

At Hannover Messe Keynote Panel, Sight Machine Highlights Power of the Single Data Foundation

The platform gathers data from various manufacturing sources—ERP, MES, historians—and standardizes it into a single data foundation. The post At Hannover Messe Keynote Panel, Sight Machine Highlights Power of the Single Data Foundation appeared first on Sight Machine.

In COVID Era of Remote Operations, Sight Machine Perfects the Virtual Gemba Walk

We model data because we want to see the reality we otherwise can’t know. Through this process we are able to enable massive scale and depth. The post In COVID Era of Remote Operations, Sight Machine Perfects the Virtual Gemba Walk appeared first on Sight Machine.

To Model Manufacturing, Reverse The Approach: From Templates to Building Blocks

To Succeed In Industry 4.0, AI, And Internet Of Things, Forget (For Awhile) The Things Want to start a bar fight among data types?  Use the word “model.”  The word means so many things. And the consequences – especially for business leaders – are serious. A model can mean, among other ideas, a data …
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Sight Machine Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sight Machine founded?

    Sight Machine was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Sight Machine key executives?

    Sight Machine's key executives are Jon Sobel, Nathan Oostendorp and Kurt DeMaagd.

  • How many employees does Sight Machine have?

    Sight Machine has 66 employees.

  • Who are Sight Machine competitors?

    Competitors of Sight Machine include Seeq, Bit Stew Systems and Elenium Automation.

  • Where is Sight Machine headquarters?

    Sight Machine headquarters is located at 243 Vallejo St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Sight Machine offices?

    Sight Machine has offices in San Francisco, Ann Arbor and Chiyoda.

  • How many offices does Sight Machine have?

    Sight Machine has 3 offices.