Airbyte Launches Open-Source Data Integration Platform after Raising $31 Million

Greater focus on customer experience creates greater need for unified customer data, which leads IT managers to consider building their own customer data systems. This attracts data pipeline vendors like Airbyte, which just released an open-source data integration platform including a “connector development kit”. The company raised a $5 million seed round in March and $26 million Series A in May and says it’s on a “mission to commoditize all data integration”.

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Customer Experience Is Top Tech Priority: HBR Study

July 13, 2021

Has the pandemic led companies to prioritize customer experience technology over traditional concerns for security and cost reduction? This Harvard Business Review Analytic Services study for Apptio found that corporate managers ranked customer experience at the top of their list of strategic goals for tech spending. But don’t get too excited: an IDG survey of mostly IT managers found they (still) put cybersecurity, analytics, and business process management ahead of customer experience spending.

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Getty Offers Gen AI Tool Built Only with Licensed Images

September 28, 2023

Unauthorized training data isn’t an existential threat to generative AI but it’s certainly a headache for users and developers alike.  Most developers are trying to exclude materials that creators have explicitly labeled as unauthorized and citing “fair use” as justification for copying everything else.  Getty Images has taken an opposite approach, building its gen AI tool only on materials that are explicitly licensed.  It’s possible that tracing the provenance of training data will become a standard, similar to how organic food producers trace the origins of their ingredients.

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