Sandlogic: Navigating the Future of Technology with AI & Innovative Thinking

  Kamalakar Devaki,    CEOThe deep learning and AI sector is currently witnessing significant expansion, driven by several noteworthy trends. These trends encompass the widespread proliferation of substantial language models, such as GPT-3, along with advancements in fields like computer vision, speech analytics, and natural language processing (NLP). The industry's growth is further accelerated by its increasing adoption across diverse sectors, ranging from healthcare to finance, as organizations actively seek to harness the transformative potential of AI. Nonetheless, both consumers and enterprises encounter challenges in areas such as data privacy, the requirement for on-site solutions, and the insistence on achieving high levels of precision and dependability. Sandlogic, a renowned player in this industry, tackles these challenges head-on through its innovative solutions. Their product lineup includes AI driven document processing and speech analytics, all while allowing for on-premises deployment to ensure data privacy protection. Through a continuous commitment to innovation and strategic collaborations with industry leaders, Sandlogic consistently ensures that its solutions remain at the forefront of the ever-evolving AI landscape, adeptly meeting the demands of the new generation.

Entrepreneurship has long been Kamalakar Devaki's cherished aspiration, driven by his impressive track record as a technology architect. During his tenure in the technology architecture field, Kamalakar encountered global challenges and problem statements, igniting his entrepreneurial ambitions. In 2018, he took a bold leap and established Sandlogic, a company wholly dedicated to the realm of deep learning. Sandlogic embarked on its journey with a clear vision centered around deep learning. The name 'Sandlogic' itself is a clever amalgamation, fusing 'sand', representing the fundamental hardware unit(silica), with 'logic', denoting the essential unit of application. This fusion serves as a symbol of Sandlogic's unwavering commitment to delivering innovative solutions that endure the test of time. Over its five and a-half-year existence, Sandlogic has emerged as a trailblazer in the domain of deep learning and AI. The company's key focus areas encompass computer vision, speech analytics, natural language processing (NLP), and the development of substantial language models like GPT LLM, highlighting its pioneering role in these fields.

In an exclusive interview with Siliconindia Magazine Kamalakar enlightens us more about Sandlogic.

Give us a brief overview of Sandlogic. Take us through the foundation journey of Sandlogic.
Sandlogic is a pioneering company in the field of deep learning and AI. We specialize in various aspects of artificial intelligence, including computer vision, speech analytics, natural language processing (NLP), and large language models like GPT-3. Our focus on innovation and commitment to meeting the evolving demands of the AI landscape sets us apart. Sandlogic was founded by me in 2018. I, a technology architect, was motivated by a long-term dream of entrepreneurship. I recognized global problem statements in the technology architecture field and saw an opportunity to create innovative solutions. Sandlogic was born with a vision to focus on deep learning and AI.

Tell us about the various services and solutions your company offers along with emphasis on your flagship services. What strategies have contributed to the rapid growth of your multinational company in the past few years?
Sandlogic offers a range of services, including AI powered document processing through its platform TXTR, speech analytics and NLP with Lingo, and pioneering work in creating an AI coprocessor chip. We maintain the quality and effectiveness of our services by benchmarking them against industry standards, ensuring accuracy and relevance. What sets us apart is our ability to deploy solutions on-premises, addressing data privacy concerns. Our rapid growth is attributed to a dedication to innovation. We continuously collaborate with industry leaders, keeping our products at the forefront of technological advancements. We've also been recognized with prestigious awards like the Forbes Select 200 Companies with a Global Business Potential, Aegis Graham Bell Award and the National Startup Award, solidifying our position in the AI space.

Our vision is to be the Top 10 Full-stack AI company by 2027 providing Enterprise & Industrial AI products

How does Sandlogic maintain a competitive edge in the global market while experiencing fast growth? What technological advancements have been instrumental in driving your company's international growth?
Our competitive edge lies in our ability to provide on premises deployment options for our AI solutions, addressing data privacy concerns, and ensuring reliability. We also focus on creating innovative hardware solutions like the AI coprocessor chip, positioning us at the forefront of AI and edge computing technology. Technological advancements, such as large language models like GPT-3 and advancements in computer vision, have driven our international growth. We stay adaptable by collaborating with industry leaders, benchmarking our products, and actively participating in programs like Chips to Startup, which focus on AI hardware.

Our client engagement cycle begins with a thorough understanding of our client's specific requirements. We then tailor our solutions to meet their needs, ensuring seamless integration with their existing systems. Our commitment to quality ensures the delivery of effective services, with ongoing support and collaboration. Our core leadership team brings a wealth of expertise to Sandlogic. Their diverse backgrounds and skills have been instrumental in solidifying our presence in the industry. Each member contributes unique strengths, ensuring our company's success.

Can you provide case studies and testimonials/success stories of successful solutions you've implemented for your clients in the past? How has the growth journey of Sandlogic been so far?
Certainly, we have numerous case studies and testimonials showcasing the successful implementation of our solutions for clients. These stories highlight the tangible benefits our AI solutions have brought to various industries. Our growth journey has been remarkable. We've experienced significant revenue growth, acquired a diverse range of clients, and expanded geographically, with recent forays into the Middle East. We are committed to further growth and expanding our global presence.

What is the future roadmap of your company? Are you working on any additions to your portfolio?
Our future roadmap involves expanding our geographical presence, focusing on Indian and diverse markets, and building a strong team. We are also working on adding new innovations to our portfolio, ensuring we continue to meet the evolving demands of the AI industry.