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Create training data 6x faster, manage data operations more efficiently and accelerate model development. Try Encord for free today.

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Infinite nesting of ontology classifications
Built-in model debugging
Native DICOM interface
Simple transparent pricing
Micro Model Annotation Automation
Dedicated data engineer support

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How it works

Unlocking data-centric AI

Encord's mission is to enable every company to unlock the power of AI. We enable world-leading computer vision teams to rapidly build and continuously improve their models.


The computer vision-first toolkit

Label any computer vision modality - all in one platform.

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Image & video

Our fast and intuitive collaborative annotation tools enrich your data so that you can build cutting-edge AI applications. Encord automatically classifies, detects, segments, and tracks objects in image & video.

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Medical imagery

Our medical image annotation tools allow you to annotate all common image modalities - including 3D such as CT, X-ray, and MRI. Encord supports coronal, sagittal, and axial views.

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Synthetic-aperture radar

Easy handling of synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) in various modes for computer vision applications.


Harness the power of AI-assisted labeling

Micro-models: A novel approach to model-assisted labeling. Save time and improve label quality by reducing manual work and augment your experts with AI.

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Active learning pipelines

Integrate micro-models into existing data pipelines with our APIs and SDK. Combine your production model and micro-models with ease.

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Download & deploy

Download micro-models for integration with downstream applications with the click of a button. Deployable in secure environments and on edge.

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Native automation

Augment your workforce with our novel micro-model technology, flexible labeling tools, and automation functions such as object tracking, interpolation, and auto-segmentation.

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Automation to assess your data quality

Encord offers intelligent data evaluation features, ensuring that your labels are of the highest possible quality before they go into production.

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Predict label quality

Use our automated quality control features to ensure only the best ground truth is delivered to your models.

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Model validation

Import model predictions through our APIs and SDK to find errors and biases in your model.

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Expert review

Encord supports purpose-built workflows for domain experts to guarantee quality control & compliance.


The operating system for your training data

Centralise all of your label & data operations in one scalable platform.

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Customise data pipelines

Our APIs & SDK allow for easy building of workflow scripts to converge quickly into successful data strategies. Set up complex pipelines and integrations within minutes.

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Modular automation

Compose labeling strategies with image clustering, classical computer vision algorithms, and state of the art deep learning techniques.

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Version your labels

Our labelset management capabilities allow you to experiment fluidly with versioned data and labels.

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