We have been publishing rankings of AI vendors in specific AI use cases. Our aim is to create transparency around vendor decisions for corporate decision makers. To start off with that, we need a clear, transparent methodology.
First we need a formula to filter vendors and only present leading ones. For the first version of our lists, that formula is Number of current employees on Linkedin+ total funding/$0.5 M. This is a crude formula to prioritize larger companies. Without getting into a size related discussion, I can say that size does mean more resources dedicated to the product and marketing which is correlated with a more usable and capable product. We use 2 metrics: