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Series D | Alive

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$54M | 6 mos ago

About Flywheel

Flywheel provides a research data platform working with biomedical and imaging data. It offers a research data solution for curation, image processing, machine learning workflows, and secure collaboration. Flywheel was founded in 2015 and is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Headquarters Location

1015 Glenwood Avenue Suite 300

Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55405,

United States



ESPs containing Flywheel

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Enterprise Tech / Data Management

The data annotation market provides services for labeling large volumes of data in preparation for training AI and ML models. This market comprises both text and image & video annotation services. Most companies employ human annotators to classify and label datasets, with some offering AI-powered automation tools to speed up the process.

Flywheel named as Leader among 15 other companies, including Scale, Sama, and V7.


Research containing Flywheel

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CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Flywheel in 4 CB Insights research briefs, most recently on Sep 29, 2023.

Expert Collections containing Flywheel

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Flywheel is included in 2 Expert Collections, including Artificial Intelligence.


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Latest Flywheel News

Flywheel’s AI Platform Takes Flight with Microsoft Azure and NVIDIA

Nov 27, 2023

What You Should Know: Flywheel , a medical imaging artificial intelligence (AI) d evelopment platform, today announced the launch of its software-as-a-service (SaaS) data management solution on Microsoft Azure . This new SaaS offering will provide healthcare organizations with a secure, scalable, and user-friendly platform to manage, curate, and analyze their medical imaging data. Flywheel’s SaaS solution is integrated with NVIDIA MONAI, part of the NVIDIA AI Enterprise software platform, and Azure Machine Learning Studio for the development and deployment of production-grade AI applications. This integration will make it easier for healthcare organizations to develop and deploy AI models that can be used to improve patient care. Overcoming Barriers to Medical Imaging Breakthroughs Healthcare breakthroughs have long been hindered by the difficulty of managing and analyzing medical imaging data. This data is often unstructured and siloed, making it difficult to access and use. Flywheel’s SaaS solution will help healthcare organizations overcome these barriers and accelerate the development of new AI applications for medical imaging. Key Features of Flywheel’s SaaS Solution Secure and scalable: Flywheel’s SaaS solution is hosted on Microsoft Azure, which provides a secure and scalable platform for managing and analyzing medical imaging data. User-friendly: Flywheel’s SaaS solution is designed to be easy to use for healthcare professionals, even those with no prior experience with AI. Integrated with NVIDIA MONAI and Azure Machine Learning Studio: Flywheel’s SaaS solution is integrated with NVIDIA MONAI and Azure Machine Learning Studio, making it easy for healthcare organizations to develop and deploy AI models. Enhancing Patient Cohort Discovery In addition to the core features of its SaaS solution, Flywheel also announced that it will be integrating its solution with mPower Clinical Analytics by Nuance, a Microsoft company. This integration will allow Flywheel users to seamlessly enhance patient cohort discovery and enrich images with refined data from radiology reports. Accelerating Discovery and Driving Innovation “We are standing on the cusp of a revolution in healthcare, poised to leverage the vast potential of medical imaging data,” said Trent Norris, Chief Revenue Officer at Flywheel. “But harnessing this potential responsibly means ensuring the data is meticulously managed, accurately labeled, diligently curated, and rigorously tested. It’s a matter of trust. Our collaboration with Microsoft and NVIDIA epitomizes this commitment.”

Flywheel Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Flywheel founded?

    Flywheel was founded in 2015.

  • Where is Flywheel's headquarters?

    Flywheel's headquarters is located at 1015 Glenwood Avenue, Minneapolis.

  • What is Flywheel's latest funding round?

    Flywheel's latest funding round is Series D.

  • How much did Flywheel raise?

    Flywheel raised a total of $110.04M.

  • Who are the investors of Flywheel?

    Investors of Flywheel include 8VC, Beringea, Great North Ventures, Seraph Group, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and 19 more.

  • Who are Flywheel's competitors?

    Competitors of Flywheel include, BenchSci, YonaLink, Medexprim, Nyquist Data and 7 more.


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