TECH SUPPLIER Mar 2019 - IDC Survey - Doc # US44168819
AI Software Platform and Framework Adoption Trends
By: David SchubmehlResearch Director, Cognitive/Artificial Intelligence Systems, Carrie Solinger
This IDC Survey describes the adoption and use of artificial intelligence (AI)/machine learning frameworks, general-purpose commercial AI software platforms, and conversational AI platforms by organizations developing or customizing AI applications in the United States. Respondents were given the definition of AI systems and managed or worked with these systems. The U.S. sample size was over 500 organizations with employee populations of 500+ across various industries. Key findings relate to factors for choosing AI frameworks, commercial AI platforms, and conversational AI platforms as well as indicators of challenges, why they chose certain platforms and frameworks, and characteristics of the AI projects they worked on in 2018.