Amazon Web Services Expanding With Artificial Intelligence

Amazon Web Services is increasingly gaining industry attention, and the company’s recent hire of Alex Smola to lead the artificial intelligence initiative for AWS is expanding even more its infrastructure as a service cloud offerings. While Amazon Web Services has been around since 2006 its customer base varies widely from that of large cloud leaders Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) and IBM (NYSE:IBM). Additionally, a large part of the Amazon Web Services business includes its own web business Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN). In the first quarter, Amazon reported sales of $29.13 billion with sales from Amazon Web Services accounting for $2.57 billion. The majority of AWS customers are startups seeking low-cost solutions without the burden of a full suite of enterprise infrastructure. Currently AWS accounts for about 2% of total sales in the public cloud market…


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