Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced that the company will hire OpenAI’s Sam Altman and other members of his team, just a few days after firing the co-founder. “Sam Altman and Greg Brockman, along with colleagues, will join Microsoft to lead a new advanced artificial intelligence research team,” Nadella said in a post on X, formerly Twitter.
As part of the company’s commitment to advancing AI technology, Nadella stated that the new team will focus on developing cutting-edge AI solutions that can help solve some of the world’s most complex challenges. He also emphasized the importance of collaboration and partnership in achieving these goals.
“We believe that by working together with top talent from around the world, we can create a powerful ecosystem of innovation and collaboration that drives growth and success,” he added.
This news is likely to be met with excitement from investors and industry experts who are eager to see how Microsoft plans to leverage its resources and expertise in AI research. With Altman at the helm, Microsoft may be able to make significant strides in developing groundbreaking AI technologies that can revolutionize industries ranging from healthcare to finance.