Preferred Networks Company
Preferred Networks operates as a software development company focused on applying real-time machine-learning technologies to new applications in the emerging field of the Internet of Things. The company is also engaged in the research, development, and sales of computer software, hardware, and network aspects as well as solves problems in the areas of data analytics, edge-heavy computing, distributed intelligence, machine learning, deep learning, and computer vision activities. Preferred Networks advocates Edge Heavy Computing as a way to handle the enormous amounts of data generated by devices in a distributed and collaborative manner at the edge of the network, driving innovation in various fields, with a focus on three business areas: transportation, manufacturing, and bio/healthcare. Founded on March 26, 2014 and is based in Tokyo, Japan with a branch in Berkeley, California.