We’re completely happy to announce that OpenAI and Microsoft are extending our partnership.
This multi-year, multi-billion greenback funding from Microsoft follows their earlier investments in 2019 and 2021, and can enable us to proceed our impartial analysis and develop AI that’s more and more protected, helpful, and highly effective.
In pursuit of our mission to make sure superior AI advantages all of humanity, OpenAI stays a capped-profit firm and is ruled by the OpenAI non-profit. This construction permits us to boost the capital we have to fulfill our mission with out sacrificing our core beliefs about broadly sharing advantages and the necessity to prioritize security.
Microsoft shares this imaginative and prescient and our values, and our partnership is instrumental to our progress.
- We have labored collectively to construct a number of supercomputing techniques powered by Azure, which we use to coach all of our fashions. Azure’s distinctive structure design has been essential in delivering best-in-class efficiency and scale for our AI coaching and inference workloads. Microsoft will enhance their funding in these techniques to speed up our impartial analysis and Azure will stay the unique cloud supplier for all OpenAI workloads throughout our analysis, API and merchandise.
- Studying from real-world use—and incorporating these classes—is a crucial a part of creating highly effective AI techniques which can be protected and helpful. Scaling that use additionally ensures AI’s advantages could be distributed broadly. So, we have partnered with Microsoft to deploy our expertise via our API and the Azure OpenAI Service—enabling enterprise and builders to construct on high of GPT, DALL·E, and Codex. We’ve additionally labored collectively to construct OpenAI’s expertise into apps like GitHub Copilot and Microsoft Designer.
- In an effort to construct and deploy protected AI techniques, our groups repeatedly collaborate to evaluation and synthesize shared classes—and use them to tell iterative updates to our techniques, future analysis, and greatest practices to be used of those highly effective AI techniques throughout the business.
We look ahead to continued collaboration and advancing this progress with Microsoft.