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Advisor 6-12-24 — AI autonomy, Apple Intelligence

This week we feature articles from Louise de Leyritz, and Ben Thompson. Additional reading comes from Mike Loukides, Michael Andrews, and Vik Paruchuri, Samuel Lampa & Trey Saddler. News comes from Ontotext, Contentstack, Databricks, and Snowflake. Our next issue will arrive June 26. All previous issues are available at https://gilbane.com/gilbane-advisor-index Opinion / Analysis AI assistants, copilots, and agents […]
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Contentstack updates personalization tools

Contentstack, a creator of the Headless CMS and the Composable DXP category, announced a new solution to address personalization challenges for digital marketers: an overreliance on IT, generic AI content, and manual processes that impede scale. Contentstack’s solution includes new features that are integrated within the headless CMS as well as “no-fail promise” customer support […]
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Gilbane Advisor 6-5-24 — AGI hype, AI hype, opportunity & utility

This week we feature articles from Steve Jones, and Arvind Narayanan & Sayash Kapoor. Additional reading comes from Victor Morgante, Andrej Karpathy, Daniel Tunkelang, and LlamaIndex. News comes from Sinequa, Perplexity, Tonic.ai, and Siteimprove. Our next issue will arrive May 12. All previous issues are available at https://gilbane.com/gilbane-advisor-index Opinion / Analysis The AGI hype is damaging the AI opportunity […]
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Snowflake announces enhancements to Snowflake Cortex AI, Snowflake ML, and more

Snowflake announced new innovations and enhancements to Snowflake Cortex AI to unlock the next wave of enterprise AI for customers to create AI-powered applications. This includes new chat experiences, which help organizations develop chatbots so they can talk directly to their enterprise data and get the answers they need faster. In addition, Snowflake is democratizing how any […]
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Databricks to acquire Tabular

Databricks, a Data and AI company, announced it has agreed to acquire Tabular, a data management company founded by Ryan Blue, Daniel Weeks, and Jason Reid. By bringing together the original creators of Apache Iceberg and Linux Foundation Delta Lake, the two leading open source lakehouse formats, organizations are no longer limited by which of […]
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Ontotext announces Metadata Studio 3.8

Ontotext, a provider of enterprise knowledge graph and semantic database engines, announced the latest version of Ontotext Metadata Studio (OMDS), a tool designed for knowledge graph enrichment through text analytics of unstructured documents. Version 3.8 aids in the creation, evaluation, and quality improvement of text analytics services. With more intuitive and effective search solution capabilities, enhancement to OMDS removes the difficulties users face […]
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Perplexity introduces Perplexity Pages

Snippets from the Perplexity blog… You’ve used Perplexity to search for answers, explore new topics, and expand your knowledge. Now, it’s time to share what you learned. Meet Perplexity Pages, your new tool for easily transforming research into visually stunning, comprehensive content. Whether you’re crafting in-depth articles, detailed reports, or informative guides, Pages streamlines the […]
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Sinequa releases new generative AI assistants

Sinequa announced the availability of Sinequa Assistants; enterprise generative AI assistants that integrate with enterprise content and applications to augment and transform knowledge work. Sinequa’s Neural Search complements GenAI and provides the foundation for Sinequa’s Assistants. Its capabilities go beyond RAG’s conventional search-and-summarize paradigm to intelligently execute complex, multi-step activities, all grounded in facts to augment […]
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Siteimprove launches new product features

Siteimprove, a platform to help brands stand out with accessible, high-performing digital content experiences, launched new capabilities designed to turn large amounts of data into actionable, easy to understand insights, increase cross-organizational collaboration, facilitate confident decision making, and deliver tangible outcomes. Today’s launch includes four initiatives: https://www.siteimprove.com/hello/new-and-siteimproved-2024-q2-product-release
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Tonic.ai launches secure unstructured data lakehouse for LLMs

Tonic.ai launched a secure data lakehouse for LLMs, Tonic Textual, to enable AI developers to securely leverage unstructured data for retrieval-augmented generation (RAG) systems and large language model (LLM) fine-tuning. Tonic Textual is a data platform designed to eliminate integration and privacy challenges ahead of RAG ingestion or LLM training bottlenecks. Leveraging its expertise in […]
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Use SPARQL to query for movies, then watch them

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Gilbane Advisor 5-22-24 — Text + KG embeddings, floppies!

This week we feature articles from Sunila Gollapudi, and Leontien Talboom & Chris Knowles. Additional reading comes from Heather Hedden, Cassie Kozyrkov, and Jim Clyde Monge. News comes from Elastic, DataStax, Flatfile, and Foxit & Straker Translations. Note: We’ll be off next week, back on June 5th. All previous issues are available at https://gilbane.com/gilbane-advisor-index Opinion / Analysis […]
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Elastic announced Search AI Lake to scale low latency search

Elastic, a Search AI company, today announced Search AI Lake, a cloud-native architecture optimized for real-time, low-latency applications including search, retrieval augmented generation (RAG), observability and security. The Search AI Lake also powers the new Elastic Cloud Serverless offering. All operations, from monitoring and backup to configuration and sizing, are managed by Elastic – users […]
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DataStax to launch new Hyper-Converged Data Platform

DataStax announced the upcoming launch of DataStax HCDP (Hyper-Converged Data Platform), in addition to the upcoming release of DataStax Enterprise (DSE) 6.9. Both products enable customers to add generative AI and vector search capabilities to their self-managed, enterprise data workloads. DataStax HCDP is designed for modern data centers and Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) to support the breadth […]
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Foxit partners with Straker Translations

Foxit Software, a provider of PDF products and services, today announced a strategic partnership with Straker Translations, integrating Straker’s AI-powered language translation technology into the Foxit ecosystem. Foxit and Straker’s collaboration provides on-demand, accurate translation capabilities to Foxit’s eSignature services, enabling users to seamlessly translate and sign documents in multiple languages. Straker’s integration within the […]
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Gilbane Advisor 5-15-24 — Agentic UX, Meta vs OpenAI

This week we feature articles from Alex Klein, and Alberto Romero. Additional reading comes from Jim Clyde Monge, James O’Donnell, Cobus Greyling, and Scott Brinker. News comes from Adobe, Apple, SoundHound & Perplexity, and Acquia. All previous issues are available at https://gilbane.com/gilbane-advisor-index Opinion / Analysis The agentic era of UX “The future of digital experience […]
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Flatfile unveils new AI-powered data transformation features 

Flatfile, a data exchange platform, announced their Spring 2024 release with new AI-powered data transformation and data migration capabilities for business users, data analysts and systems integration teams as well as improved tooling and extensions for data exchange solution developers. The Flatfile Data Exchange Platform provides software development teams with an efficient and easy way […]
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SoundHound AI and Perplexity partner

SoundHound AI, Inc., a voice artificial intelligence vendor, announced it has partnered with Perplexity, the conversational AI-powered answer engine. Together they will bring Perplexity’s online LLM capabilities to SoundHound Chat AI – a voice assistant that utilizes hundreds of real-time domains, as well as generative AI responses. The SoundHound Chat AI assistant will leverage Perplexity […]
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Adobe launches Acrobat AI Assistant for the enterprise

Snippets from the Adobe blog… Today, we announced the general availability of Adobe Acrobat AI Assistant for enterprise customers. Acrobat AI Assistant allows you to interact with your documents in Acrobat for quick answers and one-click summaries to create impactful content and improve productivity. It brings together our deep knowledge of PDF documents with our proprietary technology […]
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Apple Final Cut Pro 2 on iPad and Mac get new AI features

Apple introduced Final Cut Pro for iPad 2 based on capabilities of the new iPad Pro. Final Cut Pro for iPad 2 transforms iPad into a multicam production studio with Live Multicam. Users can speed up their shoot by connecting and previewing up to four cameras at once. To support Live Multicam, Final Cut Camera […]
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