C3 IoT partners with Intel to deliver AI appliance
C3 IoT announced that it will partner with Intel to address the market for AI and IoT enterprise software applications, estimated to exceed $250 billion (€213.80 billion) by 2020, across large commercial and public sector organisations globally.
The collaboration includes a C3 IoT AI Appliance powered by Intel AI and a go-to-market program for joint marketing, sales, training, and rapid prototyping initiatives to accelerate customer success with AI and IoT application development. C3 IoT is also joining the Intel AI Builders Program that provides Intel partners implementing AI with the resources and support to accelerate the adoption of their Intel-based AI platforms.
The combined solution includes the C3 IoT Platform™ – a powerful platform-as-a-service offering for rapidly developing, operating, and scaling AI and IoT applications – pre-installed on the C3 IoT AI Appliance powered by Intel AI, a full-stack turnkey system for developing and training deep learning and other machine learning models. The appliance comes pre-installed with Microsoft Azure Stack.
“With Intel’s powerful engine and the C3 IoT Platform’s capabilities to support enterprise AI and IoT applications, we will dramatically accelerate the digital transformation of the world’s leading organisations,” said Thomas M. Siebel, C3 IoT CEO. “C3 IoT and Intel are enabling our joint customers to attain unprecedented levels of operational efficiency, productivity, and competitive advantage.”
“Intel and C3 IoT are pushing the frontiers of AI-driven solutions to empower private and public sector organisations to uncover valuable and actionable insights by analysing massive amounts of data in increasingly scalable ways,” said Naveen Rao, Intel Corporate VP and GM, Artificial Intelligence Products Group.
“Whether our joint customers are solving highly complex business challenges across industry sectors, advancing scientific research or more accurately predicting events and human behavior – Intel and C3 IoT are enabling customers to innovate faster.”