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Should Employees Own the Generative AI Tools that Enhance or Replace Them?

Employee-facing generative AI Tools are falling into two camps. There is the enhancement path as showcased by Microsoft Copilot effort where the AI tool significantly automates employee tasks, and the emerging field of c Read more…

AI Threat ‘Like Nuclear Weapons,’ Hinton Says

The rise of artificial intelligence poses an existential threat to humans and is on par with the use of nuclear weapons, according to more than a third of AI researchers polled in a recent Stanford study as well as Geoff Read more…

Sam Altman Debunks GPT-5 Rumors, Shifts Focus to Improving Existing Models

Those anticipating an eventual GPT-5 release may have a long time to wait. The current trend of developing ever-larger AI models like GPT-4 may soon come to an end, according to OpenAI CEO Sam Altman. “I think we’ Read more…

What’s Moving the Analytics and BI Tool Business Now

While the addition of AI-powered insights to analytics and business intelligence (ABI) tools is certainly still occurring, a bigger trend currently is the addition of low-code and no-code automation capabilities to ABI t Read more…

Which BI and Analytics Vendors Are Incorporating ChatGPT, and How

The generative AI revolution is upon us, and it’s having an impact across all of IT, including the business intelligence and analytics tools used by analysts and executives to glean insights out data. But BI and analyt Read more…

The Automotive Market Pivots Hard to Generative AI and the Metaverse

NVIDIA held its GTC conference in March, and much of the content had to do with how the automotive market is rethinking the 300+ new factories it will be building to create the next generation of electric, self-driving c Read more…

Large Language Models: Don’t Believe the Hype

We’ve reached the Skynet moment for AI, it would seem. GPT-4, cast in the role of Terminator, has not only achieved consciousness, but it’s coming for your job, too. Everything will be different now, and there’s no Read more…

Has GPT-4 Ignited the Fuse of Artificial General Intelligence?

Following the release of GPT-4, Microsoft AI researchers have published a paper suggesting that the OpenAI language model demonstrates “sparks” of artificial general intelligence (AGI). GPT-4 is OpenAI’s latest Read more…

Bill Gates Says the Age of AI Has Begun, Bringing Opportunity and Responsibility

The latter half of March has been a whirlwind moment for artificial intelligence. OpenAI released GPT-4 last week, and this week, Nvidia announced a new cloud services platform for generative AI while Google initiated th Read more…

DataRobot Unleashes 9.0 Update and Partner Integrations to Drive AI ROI

DataRobot is capitalizing on the surging popularity of AI with new partner integrations and a significant platform update: DataRobot AI Platform 9.0. DataRobot’s AI platform is designed to cater to both data scienti Read more…

This Just In

NobleAI and Azure Quantum Elements Announce Collaboration to Fast-Track Chemical and Material Discoveries

Oct 25, 2023 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 25, 2023 — NobleAI, a pioneer in Science-Based AI solutions for Chemical and Material Informatics, today announced a first-of-its-kind collaboration with Azure Quantum Elements (AQE) – a cloud-based service from Microsoft that accelerates scientific discovery by integrating the latest breakthroughs in High-Performance Computing (HPC), AI, and quantum computing. Read more…

Lightbits Now Available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace

Sep 26, 2023 |

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 26, 2023 — Lightbits today announced the availability of the Lightbits Cloud Data Platform in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace, an online store providing applications and services for use on Azure. Read more…

Microsoft and Oracle Expand Partnership to Deliver Oracle Database Services on OCI in Microsoft Azure

Sep 15, 2023 |

AUSTIN, Texas and REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 15, 2023 — Oracle and Microsoft have announced Oracle Database@Azure, which gives customers direct access to Oracle database services running on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) and deployed in Microsoft Azure datacenters. Read more…

Synthetaic Forms 5-Year Strategic Partnership with Microsoft for Next-Gen AI Data and Cloud Solutions

Sep 1, 2023 |

DELAFIELD, Wis., Sept. 1, 2023 — Synthetaic, a leading provider of advanced artificial intelligence (AI) solutions, has announced a five-year strategic partnership agreement with Microsoft aimed at revolutionizing AI data and cloud solutions. Read more…

IBM Consulting Collaborates with Microsoft to Help Companies Accelerate Adoption of Generative AI

Aug 17, 2023 |

ARMONK, N.Y., Aug. 17, 2023 — IBM announced today that it is expanding its collaboration with Microsoft to help joint clients accelerate the deployment of generative AI – Read more…

Kyndryl and Microsoft Collaborate to Speed the Evaluation and Adoption of Enterprise-Grade Generative AI for Business

Aug 9, 2023 |

NEW YORK, Aug. 9, 2023 — Kyndryl, the world’s largest technology infrastructure services provider, and Microsoft today announced a joint effort to enable the adoption of enterprise-grade generative AI solutions for businesses on The Microsoft Cloud. Read more…

NVIDIA H100 Tensor Core GPU Used on New Microsoft Azure Virtual Machine Series Now Generally Available

Aug 8, 2023 |

Aug. 8, 2023 — Microsoft Azure users can now turn to the latest NVIDIA accelerated computing technology to train and deploy their generative AI applications. Available today, the Microsoft Azure ND H100 v5 VMs using NVIDIA H100 Tensor Core GPUs and NVIDIA Quantum-2 InfiniBand networking — enables scaling generative AI, high performance computing (HPC) and other applications with a click from a browser. Read more…

AtScale Announces Enhanced Power BI and Excel Integrations for Scaling Enterprise Analytics on Cloud Data Platforms

Jul 26, 2023 |

BOSTON, July 26, 2023 — AtScale, the leading provider of semantic layer solutions for modern business intelligence and data science teams, today announced expanded integrations with Power BI and Excel to support enterprise data and analytics teams leveraging the breadth and flexibility of the Microsoft analytics suite. Read more…

Microsoft Releases Quarterly Financial Results

Jul 25, 2023 |

REDMOND, Wash., July 25, 2023 — Microsoft Corp. today announced the following results for the quarter ended June 30, 2023, as compared to the corresponding period of last fiscal year: Read more…

MongoDB Expands Global Collaboration with Microsoft

Jul 18, 2023 |

NEW YORK, July 18, 2023 — MongoDB, Inc. today announced a significant expansion of a multiyear strategic partnership agreement with Microsoft. MongoDB and Microsoft are committing to a broad range of initiatives to make it easier for customers to advance their cloud adoption journeys, including easier access to MongoDB Atlas within the Microsoft commercial marketplace. Read more…

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