Big Layout Data is a startup that develops a smart furniture selection widget and layout system.
What the company does:
They use a database of layouts and artificial intelligence libraries to combine furniture from local stores into sets that fit the layout, budget and taste of the user.
What does the user get?
- A layout of his apartment at his address;
- A list of furniture and other items in the chosen budget and style;
- A layout of the items on the user’s layout;
- A visualization of the future interior on the wiseboard.
How is Big Layout Data different from room planners?
They provide a ready-made solution, you don’t need to draw the layout, we already have it, you don’t need to make a furniture list – we do it for you, you don’t need to look for availability in stores – everything is in stock.
Andrejs Hmelovs and Elena Hmelovs are founders of Big Layout Data. The company is incubated at Microsoft for Startups and IN5, which is located in Dubai Internet City in Dubai, UAE.
Microsoft for Startups
Microsoft for Startups has helped countless aspiring entrepreneurs begin their journey to success. The program offers access to technology, services, and expertise that would otherwise be difficult or cost-prohibitive for small startups. Through the Microsoft Founders Hub – a digital ecosystem with resources specially tailored to help entrepreneurs grow and succeed – founders can find what they need without having to break the bank.
Not only does Microsoft provide free technical tools like Azure cloud computing solutions; but it also provides one-on-one guidance through its network of more than 20 global accelerator partners and mentorships from experienced experts in various fields such as fundraising, product development, legal advice, IP strategy & protection ad export implications. Its direct connection with venture capitalists enables founders to quantify valuation opportunities early on in the process so they can make better decisions about when & how much capital is needed – ensuring the long-term growth potential of the startup is optimized round after round of financing.
Dubai Internet City
Located in the heart of Dubai, Dubai Internet City (DIC) is a strategic base for companies targeting regional and international markets. It seeks to attract Information and Communication Technology (ICT) companies to the city by providing an attractive and secure environment in which to conduct business. DIC is managed by TECOM Group, a member of Dubai Holding, and is the largest ICT cluster in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. With over 1500 companies from around the world, DIC provides a complete range of services for the ICT industry, including world-class infrastructure and a thriving business community.
DIC is a free zone that offers various advantages to companies operating within it. Businesses within DIC can benefit from 100% foreign ownership, full repatriation of profits, access to a large and diverse workforce, and a comprehensive range of support services. Companies are also provided with free zone visas, which allow them to hire and employ people from outside the UAE. DIC is also home to a range of world-class amenities, including shopping malls, restaurants, hotels, and other leisure activities. It is also home to a range of educational institutions and research centres, such as the Dubai Internet Institute and the Dubai Knowledge Village.
May 16, 2023