Salesforce buys AI startup MetaMind

News: The startup’s services will stop working on 4 May. Salesforce has acquired artificial-intelligence startup MetaMind, a company which provides deep-learning services. The companies did not disclose the financial terms of the transaction. MetaMind, which was launched in late 2014, uses deep learning technology, a method which unites neural network architectures with massive compute power. The combination allows the company’s software to learn a pattern from large datasets and make statistical predictions. The acquisition will help Salesforce offer AI capabilities to further automate and personalise customer support, marketing and several other business processes. MetaMind will expand Salesforce’s data science capabilities by embedding deep learning within the Salesforce platform. Salesforce is planning to integrate MetaMind’s technology into its services. MetaMind has both paid and unpaid users. For unpaid web users, the…


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