AWS re:Invent 2023: A Glimpse into the Future of Cloud Computing and AI

AWS re:Invent 2023: A Glimpse into the Future of Cloud Computing and AI

AWS re:Invent provided a slew of new product announcements that were almost entirely based on Generative AI.  In case you missed it, check out our recap of Adam Selipky’s Keynote Address. Overall, it seems to us that AWS increasingly views Microsoft as its “main enemy” in cloud.  While other hyper-scalers like Google remain fierce competitors, […]

AWS Re:Invent 2023: Unveiling the Future with Adam Selipsky

The energy was contagious at Re:Invent 2023 as Adam Selipsky, CEO of Amazon Web Services, took the stage for the traditional keynote address. The morning was filled with groundbreaking announcements, setting the stage for a week of innovation. Below is a snapshot of the major highlights, with further insights to come from Infinitive’s in-depth analysis. […]

Infinitive’s Predictions Part 2 — Re:Invent 2023: Large Language Models

1. Olympus: The King of Large Language Models In our recent blog, All Roads Lead to Generative AI, we forecasted AWS’s emphasis on Generative AI at re:Invent. Doubling down on this prediction, AWS is gearing up to reveal its own Large Language Model (LLM) named Olympus. Boasting a colossal two trillion parameters, surpassing even ChatGPT4, […]

Debrief of Databricks Data and AI World Tour, New York City

Summary Databricks is experiencing rapid growth, expanding its array of data lakehouse offerings and diving into generative AI, primarily driven by their recent acquisition of MosaicML. Their approach has shifted from emphasizing their data lakehouse’s capacity to handle all enterprise data, structured and unstructured, at scale, to a broader identity as a comprehensive data and […]

AWS Media Day Recap 2023

Infinitive was excited to join AWS and other premier media companies on October 25th at AWS’s offices in Hudson Yards, New York City. We had a fantastic time at the event, collaborating with AWS experts and partners in engaging workshops and thought-provoking discussions in the areas of Content Monetization and Broadcast Production. With Infinitive’s key […]

Infinitive’s Predictions — Re:Invent 2023: All roads lead to Generative AI

Infinitive is a proud sponsor of AWS re:Invent 2023, taking place from Nov. 27th to Dec. 1st. This event has always been a hub for groundbreaking discussions. Our team has been closely following the industry trends and developments, and we’re excited to share our predictions with you. We’ll start with the most obvious one: Generative […]

Generative AI’s Future in Business: 2024-2026

The Netscape Moment. OpenAI’s release of ChatGPT was to AI what Netscape’s browser was to the Internet. They both democratized a powerful existing technology. What was once the purview of academics and computer scientists suddenly became a mainstream tool. Existing technology companies scrambled to incorporate the Internet into their products just like technology companies are scrambling to […]

Highlights from EDUCAUSE 2023

The annual EDUCAUSE Conference, held in Chicago in early October, brought together a diverse and dynamic community of educators, technologists, and administrators from the world of higher education. Infinitive attended and had the opportunity to network 1:1 with several administrators and institution leaders. The conference served as a platform to discuss the latest trends, challenges, […]

Data Strategy: Navigating the Next Frontier (AI)

Many companies have declared that they will move aggressively to the cloud to be positioned for AI.  They view AI as the next frontier of their digital transformation.  One of the key points these companies understand is that a simple “lift & shift” will be insufficient.  They need to transform and modernize their entire approach […]