DataProphet has raised a $6 million series-A funding round led by Knife Capital, joined by the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa (IDC) and Norican Group, a leading foundry engineering and equipment company. Two years ago, DataProphet received venture capital funding from Knife Capital to boost its innovation capabilities.

Founded in Cape Town in 2014, DataProphet is a leader in artificial intelligence (AI) that enables manufacturers to step towards autonomous manufactu...