“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 9/5/2023

Above the Trend Line: your industry rumor central is a recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we present a variety of short time-critical news items grouped by category such as M&A activity, people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, customer wins, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

Heard on the Street – 8/31/2023

Welcome to insideBIGDATA’s “Heard on the Street” round-up column! In this regular feature, we highlight thought-leadership commentaries from members of the big data ecosystem. Each edition covers the trends of the day with compelling perspectives that can provide important insights to give you a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

How ML is Used to Reveal Hidden Savings in Your Cloud Infra 

In this contributed article, Maxim Melamedov, CEO and co-founder of Zesty, explores the cost-savings potential behind leveraging AI/ML in the cloud. By implementing tools capable of real-time decision making and analysis, companies can truly unlock the promise of the cloud.

Generative AI Report: Nutanix Simplifies Adoption of Generative AI with New Nutanix GPT-in-a-Box Solution

Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in hybrid multicloud computing, announced the Nutanix GPT-in-a-Box™ solution for customers looking to jump-start their artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) innovation, while maintaining control over their data. The new offering is a full-stack software-defined AI-ready platform, along with services to help organizations size and configure hardware and software infrastructure suitable to deploy a curated set of large language models (LLMs) using the leading open source AI and MLOps frameworks on the Nutanix Cloud Platform™. It allows customers to easily procure AI-ready infrastructure to fine-tune and run generative pre-trained transformers (GPT), including LLMs at the edge or in their datacenter. 

Video Highlights: Introducing Fennel – A Modern Realtime ML Feature Platform

Fennel is a modern feature engineering platform and helps you author, compute, store, serve, monitor & govern both real-time and batch ML features. In the video presentation below CEO Nikhil Garg introduces his company’s real-time feature platform Fennel.

Heard on the Street – 8/24/2023

Welcome to insideBIGDATA’s “Heard on the Street” round-up column! In this regular feature, we highlight thought-leadership commentaries from members of the big data ecosystem. Each edition covers the trends of the day with compelling perspectives that can provide important insights to give you a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

Heard on the Street – 8/17/2023

Welcome to insideBIGDATA’s “Heard on the Street” round-up column! In this regular feature, we highlight thought-leadership commentaries from members of the big data ecosystem. Each edition covers the trends of the day with compelling perspectives that can provide important insights to give you a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

Interview: Razi Raziuddin, CEO and Co-founder, FeatureByte

I recently caught up with Razi Raziuddin, CEO and Co-founder of FeatureByte, to discuss how his startup with a data-centric AI solution simplifies feature engineering for data scientists. FeatureByte helps data scientists break down silos in AI practices, scale up feature engineering and scale up their AI. The company has $5.7M in funding, and an experienced team of former DataRobot execs, including a Kaggle Grandmaster (the #1 rank on Kaggle).

FeatureByte Unveils Its Self-Service Feature Platform

FeatureByte, an AI startup formed by a team of data science experts, announced the release of the FeatureByte self-service feature platform, which radically simplifies and automates the entire feature lifecycle to help enterprises truly scale AI across their organizations.

Heard on the Street – 8/11/2023

Welcome to insideBIGDATA’s “Heard on the Street” round-up column! In this regular feature, we highlight thought-leadership commentaries from members of the big data ecosystem. Each edition covers the trends of the day with compelling perspectives that can provide important insights to give you a competitive advantage in the marketplace.