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We’re Leaving Data Potential on the Table, Salesforce Says

Despite the growth of data and the creation of better tools for manipulating and analyzing data, a majority of us are still failing to extract enough value from data, according to a new report from Salesforce. What we ne Read more…

Data Centralization Is Necessary. So Why Is It Still So Hard?

When it comes to big data analytics, there are some questions that can’t be answered without loading it all into one central location and running queries against it. There’s just no practical way around it, which is Read more…

SalesForce Taps LLM for Programming Boost with CodeGen

Large language models (LLMs) like GPT-3 are capturing the imaginations of data scientists around the world, thanks to their advanced capability to understand and generate text. Now researchers at Salesforce have leverage Read more…

Rockset Taps Reverse ETL for Last-Mile Delivery of Insight

Rockset has honed itself into a cloud-based database that generates real-time operational analytics from streaming data sources via SQL. Today it announced that it’s working with three of the early leaders in the nasce Read more…

To Bridge the AI Ethics Gap, We Must First Acknowledge It’s There

Companies are adopting AI solutions at unprecedented rates, but ethical worries continue to dog the roll outs. While there are no established standards for AI ethics, a common set of guidelines is beginning to emerge to Read more…

One Model to Rule Them All: Transformer Networks Usher in AI 2.0, Forrester Says

The recent advent of massive transformer networks is ushering in a new age of AI that will give customers advanced natural language capabilities with just a fraction of the skills and data previously required, according Read more…

The New Tech Hotspot Is…Tupelo, Mississippi?

Forced to work from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, tech workers are fleeing pricey tech hubs like Silicon Valley taking up residence in more affordable abodes. According to one new survey, places like Sioux Falls, So Read more…

Salesforce Launches COVID-19 Search to Sift Through Pandemic Studies

COVID-19 is generating research at a rate commensurate with its infections. As millions of cases spread across the world, hundreds of thousands of research papers are pouring into journals, overwhelming researchers in th Read more…

What Is a Data Cloud? And 11 Other Snowflake Enhancements

Snowflake has changed how the industry thinks about data warehouses with its cloud-native offering, which has been adopted by 4,000 organizations, including 2,000 in the last year alone. Now the company is taking the con Read more…

Death, Taxes, and the ‘AI Economist’

Economists, fond of their models, may have another AI-based tool for designing new tax policies that address growing economic inequality while attempting to boost the productivity that would give new meaning to the aphor Read more…

This Just In

Salesforce Enhances Einstein 1 Platform with Data Cloud Vector Database for Advanced AI Insights

Dec 14, 2023 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 14, 2023 — Salesforce today announced significant updates to its Einstein 1 Platform, adding the Data Cloud Vector Database and Einstein Copilot Search. Read more…

Accenture and Salesforce Collaborate to Help Life Sciences Companies Create Differentiation with Data and AI

Nov 7, 2023 |

NEW YORK, Nov. 7, 2023 — To help life sciences companies create sustainable value and drive growth, Accenture and Salesforce are investing in the development of Salesforce Life Sciences Cloud including new innovations, assets and accelerators, powered by data and artificial intelligence (AI). Read more…

Salesforce Outlines 7 Opportunities to Deepen Trust in AI in Response to White House Executive Order

Nov 1, 2023 |

Nov. 1, 2023 — It has been a historic week for addressing the rapid development of artificial intelligence (AI), with proactive steps to mitigate risk. The White House released an AI Executive Order, marking the most significant action a government has taken on AI to date. Read more…

Salesforce Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Airkit.ai

Sep 26, 2023 |

Sept. 26, 2023 — Salesforce has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Airkit.ai, a creator of AI powered customer service applications and experiences. Airkit.ai enables Fortune 500 and fast growing businesses to build flexible, omni-channel customer engagement applications, and AI-based customer service agents. Read more…

Salesforce Announces the New Einstein 1 Platform

Sep 13, 2023 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 13, 2023 — Salesforce this week announced the Einstein 1 Platform, which features major advancements for Salesforce Data Cloud and Einstein AI capabilities, all built on Salesforce’s underlying metadata framework. Read more…

Salesforce and AWS Deepen Generative AI Partnership with Harmonized Customer Profile Offerings

Sep 12, 2023 |

Sept. 12, 2023 — Salesforce and Amazon Web Services (AWS) today announced an expanded partnership for new Bring Your Own Lake (BYOL) and Bring Your Own Large Language Model (BYO LLM) integrations between AWS and Salesforce Data Cloud. Read more…

Salesforce Reveals New IDC Study: Generative AI to Boost Revenues by Over $2T and Create 11.6M Jobs by 2028

Sep 11, 2023 |

Sept. 11, 2023 — Salesforce today shared the topline results from a forthcoming IDC study showing that the company and its partner ecosystem, fueled by the new wave of generative artificial intelligence (AI), will create a net gain between 2022 and 2028 of more than $2 trillion in business revenues and 11.6 million jobs. Read more…

Salesforce Gives $20M to Education, Expanding Pathways into Tech and AI Careers

Sep 11, 2023 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 11, 2023 — Salesforce today announced more than $20 million in new grants to U.S. school districts, along with education and workforce development nonprofits preparing students for success. Read more…

McKinsey Partners with Salesforce to Deliver on the Promise of AI-powered Growth

Sep 8, 2023 |

Sept. 8, 2023 — McKinsey and Salesforce have announced a new collaboration to accelerate the introduction of trusted generative AI for sales, marketing, commerce, and service. Read more…

Salesforce and Snowflake Make Data Sharing-Based Integration Generally Available

Sep 8, 2023 |

Sept. 8, 2023 — Salesforce today announced the general availability of Bring Your Own Lake (BYOL) Data Sharing with the Snowflake Data Cloud from Salesforce Data Cloud. Read more…

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