Qlik Releases Qlik Talend Cloud, Providing Reliable AI Foundations for the Modern Enterprise

Qlik®, a global leader in data integration, analytics, and artificial intelligence (AI), announced the general availability of Qlik Talend Cloud, a comprehensive integrated solution designed to enhance data trust and accessibility for AI value creation at scale. Underpinned by trusted Qlik and Talend® technologies, trusted by some of the world’s largest brands, Qlik Talend Cloud is designed to facilitate responsible enterprise AI adoption. 

AI Appreciation Day

Artificial Intelligence Appreciation Day is celebrated on July 16 each year. With discoveries in science, tech, and healthcare, AI offers the possibility of a more evolved future. AI tools already dominate the market making human life much easier. n this special round-up, we’ve collected a number of commentaries from our friends in the AI industry ecosystem. We hope you enjoy reading them!

Branding in 2024: Harness AI, Or AI Will Harness You

In this contributed article, Todd Irwin, founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Fazer, drops some hard truths about AI. It’s not magic fairy dust that will magically make your brand cool. It’s time to future-proof your brand. Integrate AI or get left in the digital dustbin.

IT Pros Vote in Inaugural Brand Leader Survey Covering Enterprise Infrastructure for AI

IT Brand Pulse, a trusted source for research, data, and analysis about data center infrastructure, announced the results of the 2024 IT Brand Leader Survey covering Enterprise Infrastructure for AI. Generative AI is considered the biggest technology inflection point in human history with hundreds of billions of dollars already invested to create a new universe of hardware, software, systems, and services designed for enterprise AI.

Storj Acquires Leading AI Compute Provider, Valdi

Storj announced a new era in distributed cloud innovation with the acquisition of Valdi. Storj is a leader in distributed cloud object storage, disrupting the $100 billion cloud storage market, delivering up to 90% cost savings and 90% less carbon emissions for customers. Valdi is the leader in on-demand high performance cloud computing (GPUs) widely used for AI training and inference in data-intensive industries like technology, research and life-sciences.

Solo.io Announces Gloo AI Gateway to Address Growing Demand for AI-Driven Use Cases in Application Development 

Solo.io, a leading cloud-native application networking company, announced the release of Gloo AI Gateway, which is designed to meet the emerging use case of accelerating AI innovation.

The Tech Tracking 2024 Presidential Ad Campaigns

A new searchable database allows the public to examine groups running social media ads that mention U.S. presidential candidates, including secretly coordinated pages that are running identical videos or messages.  The project is supported by a grant and use of analytics software from Neo4j, a leading graph database and analytics company.

New Alluxio Enterprise AI Innovations Accelerate GPUs Anywhere with 97%+ GPU Utilization

Alluxio, the developer of the open-source data platform, announced the immediate availability of the latest enhancements in Alluxio Enterprise AI. Version 3.2 showcases the platform’s capability to utilize GPU resources universally, improvements in I/O performance, and competitive end-to-end performance with HPC storage.

AI Set to Save Professionals 12 Hours Per Week by 2029

Thomson Reuters (TSX/NYSE: TRI), a global content and technology company, released its 2024 Future of Professionals report, an annual survey of more than 2,200 professionals working across legal, tax, and risk & compliance fields globally.

GridGain Advances Its Unified Real-Time Data Platform to Help Enterprises Accelerate AI-Driven Data Processing

GridGain® announced version 9 of the GridGain Unified Real-Time Data Platform. Building on the proven multi-dimensional data processing and analytics capabilities of version 8, GridGain 9 delivers the most stable, resilient, and high-performant solution for ultra-low latency data applications, powering the extreme speed, scale, durability and reliability critical to modern enterprise use cases and AI.