Gartner Research

Cool Vendors in AI Core Technologies

Published: 14 May 2018

ID: G00355039

Analyst(s): Nick Ingelbrecht , Tuong Nguyen , Anthony Mullen , Magnus Revang


Artificial intelligence core technology Cool Vendors are indicative of the major trends in this market. Application leaders can learn from these vendors how to mitigate lock-in, ensure the continuous refinement of strategic training data and use AI to improve the lives of customers and employees.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
    • Natural Language and Computer Vision
    • Middleware as a Way to Deal With the Pace of Technology
    • Training Data Becoming the Strategic Asset
    • AI Deployed for Good Might Offer an Avenue of Experimentation
    • Fewer Startups Doing Core AI Research, With Attention Moving to Use Cases
    • Lack of a Central Geographic Hub of Innovation for AI
  • Bitext
  • Twenty Billion Neurons
  • SignAll

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