Tag: AWS

Amazon’s Cloud Boss Likens Generative AI Hype to the Dotcom Bubble

Amazon Web Services CEO Adam Selipsky cautioned against the hype surrounding generative artificial intelligence (AI), drawing parallels to the dotcom bubble era where expectations often outstripped reality. Selipsky highlighted the potential pitfalls of rushing into AI projects without careful consideration, emphasizing the need for companies to discern between overhyped ventures and genuinely transformative technologies.   […]

Amazon’s Q has ‘severe hallucinations’ and leaks confidential data in public preview, employees warn

Well, well, well, it seems Amazon’s AI chatbot Q is causing quite a stir among its employees. According to leaked documents obtained by **Platformer**, Q is experiencing a bit of a meltdown, with severe hallucinations and leaking confidential data. I mean, who needs reality TV when you have an AI chatbot on the loose, right? […]

Amazon announces new AI chip as it deepens Nvidia relationship

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced new chips for building and running artificial intelligence (AI) applications, along with plans to offer access to Nvidia’s latest chips. The move is aimed at making AWS stand out as a cost-effective cloud provider by offering top-of-the-line products from Nvidia and other vendors. The new Nvidia H200 GPU will […]

NVIDIA Powers Training for Some of the Largest Amazon Titan Foundation Models

NVIDIA NeMo, a framework for large language models (LLMs), helps companies overcome challenges in generative AI. Amazon Web Services (AWS) has been using NeMo to create foundation models for their generative AI service, Amazon Bedrock. NeMo’s parallelism techniques and compatibility with AWS’s Elastic Fabric Adapter (EFA) allowed AWS scientists to efficiently train LLMs at scale, […]

Amazon announces Q, an AI chatbot for businesses

Amazon has announced a new chatbot called Q for workplace use. This move is aimed at competing with Microsoft and Google in productivity software. Q, named after the character in James Bond or Star Trek, depending on who you ask at AWS, is currently available in a preview version with free features. Once the preview […]

Salesforce and AWS Expand Partnership for Customers to More Easily Build Trusted AI Apps

Salesforce and AWS have deepened their partnership, expanding product integrations across data and AI, and making select Salesforce products available on the AWS Marketplace. This allows joint customers to seamlessly manage their data across both platforms and infuse the latest generative AI technologies into their applications and workflows. The joint innovations aim to enhance data […]

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