OpenAI, an AI research lab backed by Microsoft, has taken a significant step to enhance its AI capabilities by acquiring Rockset, a company that specializes in real-time analytics databases, for nearly $200 million. The acquisition has been broadly discussed on social media platform ‘X,’ with influencers acknowledging the strategic merit of the move. Smitarani Tripathy, a Social Media Analyst at GlobalData, notes that influencers view the acquisition as a prudent strategy that will allow OpenAI to enhance its AI models with real-time data processing capabilities, thereby positioning it as a leader in innovation. The sentiment around the merger is largely optimistic, with many seeing it as a major advancement that promises to revolutionize AI-driven solutions and expand OpenAI’s opportunities. This deal is also seen as beneficial for Rockset, significantly boosting its market presence.

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