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This week, during its re: Invent 2021 conference in Las Vegas, Amazon announced a range of new AI and machine learning products, as well as updates to its Amazon Web Services (AWS) portfolio. In terms of DevOps, big data, and analytics, highlights included a call summary feature for Amazon Lex and a feature in CodeGuru that helps identify secrets in the source code.
Amazon’s continued adoption of AI comes as companies express their willingness to test automation technologies online as they convert their businesses. According to a study by PricewaterhouseCoopers, 52 percent of companies have accelerated their plans to adopt AI due to the COVID pandemic. Harris Poll, meanwhile, found that 55% of companies accelerated their AI strategy in 2020 and 67% expect to further accelerate their strategy in 2021.
“The initiatives …