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The Windward of change

Israel’s maritime data and analytics company, Windward, has announced two new high-profile investors. Dan Senor, co-author of “Start-up Nation” and ex-CIA Director General David Patraeus. http://jewishbusinessnews.com/2015/09/09/general-petraeus-start-up-nation-coauthor-dan-senor-invest-in-windward/

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$10 million for Windward

Asia’s richest man, Li Ka-shing, has made another big Israeli investment through his Horizons Ventures fund. This time, its Windward – the maritime data and analytics company. Horizons invested in Israel’s Waze, before Google bought it for $1 billion. http://www.ejinsight.com/20150428-li-ka-shing-fund-leads-us10-8-mln-israel-investment/

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Safeguarding maritime shipping

Israel’s Windward (reported here previously) has partnered four major maritime companies plus seven member Clubs, including The American Club, Britannia P&I, and Steamship. Windward’s predictive AI platform will give liability coverage to almost 65% of the world’s maritime trade. https://www.calcalistech.com/ctech/articles/0,7340,L-3867792,00.html

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Lloyds Insurance offers Israeli service to customers

London-based insurance market Lloyd’s has signed a deal with Israeli maritime data provider Windward. Windward will provide Lloyd’s member companies with software that forecasts accidents and dangerous conditions like hostilities breaking out in a specific area. https://www.calcalistech.com/ctech/articles/0,7340,L-3725781,00.html

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Tracking the bad guys at sea

In Nov 2015, Israel’s Windward tracked 10,000 vessels entering Europe. Of those, 650 ships originated from, crossed or entered the territorial waters of Libya, Syria and Lebanon. Among those 650, 34 of them reported a fake identity. Is the world … Continue reading

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A technology innovation leader

Frost & Sullivan have awarded their prestigious Global Technology Innovation Leader Award to Israel’s Windward.  The award reflects Windward’s unique technology, which is bringing cutting edge innovation to one of the last ‘wild west’ frontiers: ships navigating the world’s oceans. … Continue reading

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Shipping data you can rely on

The Automatic Identification System that supposedly tracks the position of world shipping is being manipulated to conceal criminal activities and worse.  Secure technology from Israel’s Windward provides reliable data for both economic and security purposes. http://www.hedgefundintelligence.com/Article/3391677/Dead-in-the-water-Why-your-shipping-stats-are-becoming-unreliable.html

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