Open Source AI: Early Adopter Podcast with’s Sri Ambati

In this edition of the Early Adopter Research Podcast, Dan Woods speaks with Sri Ambati of, a data science and machine learning platform. One of the features of that makes it unique though is that it is based on open source. Woods and Ambati explore the implications of this, as well as a variety of other topics including:

  • 1:30 – Ambati’s definition of what is right now
  • 4:50 – How is an umbrella platform for other algorithms
  • 14:15 – The value proposition of
  • 21:35 – How is designed to augment and assist data scientists, not replace them
  • 30:00 – The task of balancing hype and hope with AI
  • 36:30 – How AI is as much a people challenge as technology one
  • 47:00 – How AI can help companies find and use data no one else has
  • 53:50 – Managing the ambitions of data scientists

Listen to the full podcast here and read a Q&A of the conversation here: