Industrial AI pioneer C3.ai companions with analytics upstart Snowflake
C3.ai, the twelve-year-old Silicon Valley startup that’s bringing machine studying types of AI to numerous industries equivalent to oil and gasoline, on Wednesday mentioned it’s partnering with knowledge analytics upstart Snowflake, the cloud-based vendor of information warehouses and different wares.
The duo promised to take prospects from begin to manufacturing deployment of apps in a single month.
The association supplies for Snowflake customers to “be supplied with entry to the C3 AI® Suite and pre-built C3 AI functions that deal with a variety of industries and enterprise AI use circumstances,” the 2 corporations mentioned.
C3.ai’s chief product officer, Houman Behzadi, mentioned the partnership “will create important time and operational efficiencies for Snowflake’s prospects and solidify Snowflake because the operational knowledge platform of alternative for enterprise AI functions.”
Snowflake’s chief of its product efforts, Christian Kleinerman, commented that the collaboration “will speed up the event and deployment of complicated AI and machine studying use circumstances,” including that the “C3 AI Suite and C3 AI’s pre-built enterprise-grade fashions considerably pace and simplify the event of enterprise AI functions.”
C3.ai, which got here public in December, had initially been extremely depending on one accomplice, oilfield providers agency Baker Hughes. The corporate nonetheless has a small buyer rely, totaling 89 within the April quarter.
Founder and CEO Tom Siebel advised Wall Road analysts earlier this month that the corporate is increasing its market presence through elevated partnerships.
“We’re aggressively investing to increase our product and know-how management, to develop our market accomplice ecosystem and related distribution capability,” mentioned Siebel throughout a convention name on June third.