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OpenAI Launches AI Text-to-Video Generator Sora

OpenAI, the makers of ChatGPT and Dall-E, has joined the text-to-video AI content generation race by launching Sora, which has the ability to generate videos up to a minute long based on the user’s prompt.  The com Read more…

Nvidia CEO Calls for Sovereign AI Infrastructure

The AI boom has catapulted Nvidia’s stock to an all-time high. The GPUs by Nvidia are the best-in-class hardware for supporting AI workloads. The remarkable rise of the company has resulted in the greater influence of Read more…

Akto Launches World’s First Proactive GenAI Security Testing

With the rapid growth of AI, there are rising concerns about the vulnerabilities associated with the deployment of AI and related services. Several studies, including a recently released Primavera report, show that a maj Read more…

The VAST Potential for Hosting GenAI Workloads, Data

There is big data, and then there is VAST Data, which has emerged as one of the world’s hottest tech firms over the past year. The company, which started out as developer of flash storage arrays, has morphed into a ful Read more…

Master’s of Data Science Programs Go Online

Data science skills are in high demand, as organizations continue to ask more from their data. That’s leading universities to get creative in how they structure their post-graduate data science programs. One way the Read more…

Nvidia Bolsters RAPIDS Graph Analytics with NetworkX Expansion

Nvidia has expanded its support of NetworkX graph analytic algorithms in RAPIDS, its open source library for accelerated computing. The expansion means data scientists can run 40-plus NetworkX algorithms on Nvidia GPUs w Read more…

Graduates Land Top Financial Tech Jobs Through a Unique Program at the University of Delaware

The rise of ChatGPT and other GenAI platforms has caused a major disruption in the education sector. While GenAI technology offers incredible promise for research and development, there are some concerns about the use of Read more…

The Future of AI Is Hybrid

Artificial intelligence today is largely something that occurs in the cloud, where huge AI models are trained and deployed on massive racks of GPUs. But as AI makes its inevitable migration into to the applications and d Read more…

Sam Altman Seeks $7 Trillion to Supercharge Chip Production 

OpenAI Chief Sam Altman is reportedly seeking to raise trillions of dollars to address the massive global shortage in semiconductor chips. The ongoing ship shortage is partly prompted by the rapidly growing demand for Ge Read more…

Google Renames Bard AI To Gemini and Launches a New App

Google has been investing heavily in AI for several years with a goal to improve Search and other products. The company is known for having a variety of similar products with confusingly different names. However, Google Read more…

Feds Launch AI Safety Institute and Consortium to Set AI Rules

The U.S. Government made two big announcements this week to help drive development of safe AI, including the creation of the U.S. Artificial Intelligence Safety Institute, or AISI, on Wednesday and the creation of a supp Read more…

Why Digital Transformations Failed and AI Implementations Are Likely To

In January, IBM presented a detailed study on why digital transformations have only provided between a -5% and 10% ROI instead of the projected 150% ROI. This is a huge delta that’s in line with our experiences with in Read more…

Wavestone Survey Shows GenAI is Having a Major Impact on Data Culture

While 2023 was the year of GenAI, the adoption rates for GenAI did not match expectations. Most organizations are continuing to invest in GenAI but are yet to derive any substantial value from it. However, the GenAI hyp Read more…

Hiring GenAI Talent: It’s a Matter of Degree

Companies are scrambling to hire people to build generative AI solutions in 2024, as the GenAI hype rocket roars into the stratosphere. But the hiring is hampered by several factors, including the types of GenAI apps com Read more…

New AI Patent Study Shows IBM Leads Google and Microsoft in GenAI Race

The meteoric rise of artificial intelligence over the last year has sent tech companies scrambling to find new ways to develop and deploy AI technology in their products and processes. Companies that have developed or ar Read more…

The Data Lakehouse Is On the Horizon, But It’s Not Smooth Sailing Yet

Data warehouses and data lakes serve clear and distinct purposes. Typically, data warehouses store structured data according to a predefined schema to generate fast query speeds for reporting purposes.  Data lakes, on t Read more…

Nvidia’s Dominance in AI Chips Challenged by Big Tech Companies

The GenAI boom has exposed just how reliant the big tech companies have become on Nvidia, the leading global manufacturer of high-end graphics processing units (GPUs). The rise in demand for specialized chips for AI solu Read more…

Data Quality Top Obstacle to GenAI, Informatica Survey Says

A new survey of data leaders by Informatica points to data quality as the number one obstacle to implementing generative AI. The number of data management tools that companies are using, as well as the fact that a large Read more…

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