NTT to launch generative AI platform for corporate customers in March

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Japan’s telecom giant Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp. will launch a business-use generative artificial intelligence platform in March, in an effort to catch up with foreign rivals in the fast-expanding market.

The AI platform has higher Japanese language processing capabilities than ChatGPT, a widely used AI chatbot developed by U.S.-based OpenAI, NTT said earlier in the month.

The new AI model called tsuzumi, named after a Japanese hand drum used in traditional events, can read documents containing charts and diagrams.

NTT said it aims for annual sales of over 100 billion yen ($670 milli...

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