How to speak like a data center geek: Artificial intelligence


It's time to take on artificial intelligence (AI) in our "How to Speak Like a Data Center Geek" series. Because even though it's been around for six decades, AI has rarely been hotter. In Equinix's 2018 predictions, we forecast an imminent AI breakthrough into the mainstream. As fast as it's moving, AI isn't approaching the dark vision presented by popular culture (HAL 9000, meet The Matrix) or the expectations of more optimistic thinkers who say it will usher in a new era of human civilization … yet. But who knows what's ahead?