8 million videos analyzed by Google Machine Learning to create an Intelligent Archive - A race to the finish

The developers at Zorroa are always up for a challenge - the bigger the better. So when the team at Google approached us about using our Zorroa Visual Intelligence platform to demonstrate their latest and greatest video analysis algorithms, we said absolutely. The conversation went sort of like this: Google:     Can Zorroa help us [...]

Zorroa Platform / 10 Oct 2018

Zorroa is partnering with the Google Machine Learning Team at IBC 2018

Zorroa will be demonstrating our Intelligent Video Archive Search solution developed with the Google Machine Learning team in the Google booth at IBC 2018 in Amsterdam.  Using the YouTube-8M Dataset, Intelligent Video Search demonstrates how the Zorroa Visual Intelligence (ZVI) framework and UI put search in the hands of the customers of Google’s end-to-end video [...]

Zorroa Platform / 13 Sep 2018

Zorroa: Starting a New Chapter in Our Story

Blazing the Visual Intelligence trail Our company recently completed a major round of funding led by Gradient Ventures, Google’s AI-focused venture fund. This funding secures the resources we will need for the next several years, but the investment is not simply a matter of money. The funding is validation of the Zorroa Visual Intelligence (ZVI) [...]

Article / 01 Aug 2018

“Above the Trend Line”

In new funding news, we learned … Zorroa Corp., the company behind the first search and analysis platform able to automatically extract intelligence from visual assets and apply insights to data-driven business processes, has closed a $7M funding round. The round was led by Gradient Ventures, Google’s AI-focused, early-stage venture fund with participation from a [...]

Media Mention / 30 Jul 2018

The Funded: 14 Bay Area startups raise over $700M in new funding

More than $700 million in funding was raised by 14 Bay Area companies that disclosed deals at midweek. Here are the details on that and other latest venture news: Zorroa Corp., Berkeley, $7 million: Gradient Ventures led the seed round for this visual search and analysis platform provider.

Media Mention / 25 Jul 2018

Visual Search Company Zorroa Receives $7M in Funding

Zorroa Corp., a Berkeley, CA-based search and analysis platform able to automatically extract intelligence from visual assets and apply insights to data-driven business processes, closed a $7M funding round. The round was led by Gradient Ventures, Google’s AI-focused, early-stage venture fund, with participation from a number of strategic partners. The company intends to use the [...]

Media Mention / 24 Jul 2018

Visual Search Innovator Zorroa Receives $7M Funding From Gradient Ventures And Strategic Enterprise Partners

BERKELEY, Calif., July 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zorroa Corp. the company behind the first search and analysis platform able to automatically extract intelligence from visual assets and apply insights to data-driven business processes, has closed a $7M funding round. The round was led by Gradient Ventures, Google’s AI-focused, early-stage venture fund with participation from a [...]

Press Release / 24 Jul 2018

An Example Processor

In previous posts I did quick introductions to the Zorroa Platform, and to the Curator, the platform's web based front end. Today I'll do a quick overview of a Zorroa Processor. Processors are the building blocks of the import pipeline. They are basically plugins that can be written in Java or Python, and they can [...]

Technical, Zorroa Platform / 14 Dec 2017

Zorroa's Curator

The interactive front end to the Zorroa Platform is a web-based application called Curator. Curator allows you to search, browse, and discover your assets. The interface is focused around a set of thumbnails which are always the result of the current search.   You can easily add widgets to slice the search in different ways. [...]

Curator / 02 Nov 2017

An introduction to the Zorroa Platform

Many, many images and videos It is a common problem: You have hundreds of thousands, or millions of images, videos and documents in general. They might be neatly organized into folders, but most often they aren't. Search in a database of that size is hard enough, let alone freely browsing, and "discovery" of value within [...]

Technical / 24 Oct 2017