Sophia Search, a San Jose, Calif.-based provider of semantic content analysis tools, closed a $3.7m Series A funding.
The round was led by Atlantic Bridge.
The company intends to use the capital to increase marketing and sales efforts in North America and the UK and to accelerate product roll-out at its development facility at the Northern Ireland Science Park.
Established in 2007 and led by David Patterson, CEO, Sophia specializes in automatically extracting precise meaning from content to intuitively understand what it is about without the need for training or human guidance. The company’s solutions are used in large advertising and publishing houses to automatically understand the meaning of content and to leverage this insight to deliver the information and services they need.
Sophia has offices in Belfast, N. Ireland and St. Petersburg, Russia.