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OpenAI Rivals Move to Exploit Leadership Turmoil
Scott Bickley, advisory practice lead, offers his expert perspective on the recent leadership changes at OpenAI, including the strategic responses by AI industry competitors, the implications of these shifts, and the importance of adaptability in times of uncertainty.
Broadcom Update: Layoff Notices Issued for Some Vmware Employees
Scott Young, Principal Advisory Director, comments on the recent developments following Broadcom's US$69 billion acquisition of VMware, including the expected layoffs and restructuring, noting Broadcom's track record of integrating acquisitions efficiently.
Who Will Win the Battle for AI in the Cloud? Maybe Everyone
Bill Wong, Principal Research Director, analyzes the evolving competition in the cloud AI market, the various strategies of major cloud providers like Microsoft, AWS, and Google in leveraging AI, and the challenges of maintaining a leadership position in this rapidly advancing field.
OpenAI to Bring Altman Back, Revamp Board
Advisory practice lead Scott Bickley provides valuable analysis of OpenAI's recent decision to reinstate former CEO Sam Altman and overhaul its board, including the implications for OpenAI's customers, and stresses the importance of vendor risk assessment and stability in the fast-evolving AI ind...
Steering Water Utilities Into A Resilient Future
Jing Wu, principal research director, explores the crucial role of digital transformation in enhancing the resilience and efficiency of water utilities, including how technology leaders in this sector are leveraging innovations in operational efficiency, customer experience, business growth, and ...
OpenAI Fallout Underscores Importance of Triaging Vendor Risks
Scott Bickley, advisory practice lead, provides insights on the recent challenges faced by OpenAI and its impact on vendor risk management, emphasizing the need for enterprise technology leaders to have a clear understanding of their vendors' governance structures, business goals, and potential d...
Analyst Reaction to OpenAI Turmoil: Shrewd Move by Microsoft
Experts Brian Jackson and Scott Bickley provide their analysis of Microsoft's strategic moves following the upheaval at OpenAI. Jackson examines Microsoft's swift actions in potentially hiring Sam Altman and others, positioning itself strongly in the AI sector, while Bickley comments on the strat...
Chaos at OpenAI Raises Questions About Enterprise Reliance on ChatGPT
Brian Jackson, principal research director, comments on the recent upheaval at OpenAI, exploring its implications for enterprises relying on ChatGPT and other AI technologies, as well as the potential shift in where businesses procure generative AI following the instability at OpenAI, including t...
Five Canadian IT Leaders Prevail at Info-Tech’s 2023 CIO Awards
Cole Cioran, Managing Partner for Canadian Public Sector Services at Info-Tech Research Group, emphasizes the importance of stakeholder satisfaction in IT leadership at the 2023 CIO Awards. Recognizing five Canadian IT leaders for their exceptional performance, the awards celebrate the alignment ...
AI Is Going To Transform Business Models Across Every Industry
Brian Jackson, principal research director, examines the extensive impact of AI on various industries, drawing parallels to the Industrial Revolution when animal labor was replaced by steam and electric power. Jackson emphasizes the role of AI in reducing prediction costs and transforming busines...