OpenAI Gets $1 bn Committed by Infosys and Othersa

OpenAI is a non-profit artificial intelligence research company. Infosys, Amazon Web Services and Tesla’s Elon Musk and Peter Thiel (PayPal co-founder) and many others have committed $1 billion investment for the company where researchers will be strongly encouraged to publish their work, whether as papers, blog posts, or code and the patents will be shared with the world.

OpenAI said Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka will join the organisation as an advisor.  Infosys is also aggressively investing and acquiring firms working in new areas like artificial intelligence, data analytics and machine learning.

Source: Business Standard