In 2010, Dr. Eric Xing took a sabbatical from his tenured position at Carnegie Mellon University teaching computer science to be a visiting professor at Facebook. This chance to see his world from another angle would lead him to reevaluate his work on the development of artificial intelligence.
October 6, 2017
New leadership for a new phase of growth
In July 2016, Petuum was birthed to accelerate and simplify AI solutions for better decision-making and improved productivity in enterprises. In the three and a half years since co-founding Petuum, I’ve been proud to watch our organization grow and evolve.
January 17, 2020
Embracing Artificial Intelligence: Bringing Empathetic Design to AI
AI is popping up everywhere. There seems to be no limit to what this technology can do or where it can be applied. According to a Gartner 2019 CIO Survey, 37 percent of organizations have adopted AI in some form while an Accenture report claims AI can boost productivity by as much as 40 percent and the global AI market is expected to grow to $60 billion in the next five years. The reasons for the fast adoption rate are largely economic.
January 9, 2020
Cement Producers Reaching their “Green Goals” with Petuum
As recently presented at the International Cement Seminar & Conference by Edward Sullivan, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist for the Portland Cement Association (PCA), the cement demand for 2020 looks bright. PCA regularly releases forecasts and guidance to cement manufacturers for their market intelligence.
December 12, 2019
Transforming the Real World with AI: Petuum at NeurIPS 2019
December 3, 2019
Petuum named to 30 Great Places to Work list
November 27, 2019
Byte Pair Encoding — The Dark Horse of Modern NLP
November 26, 2019
Design Thinking: A framework for realizing true AI potential
November 7, 2019
Petuum and CEMEX Awarded Cement Project of the Year Award
October 3, 2019