It is reported that Hon Hai’s Fii exclusively supplies AI servers to Apple
According to Taiwanese media "Economic Daily" citing sources today, Hon Hai Group exclusively supplies AI servers to Apple through its production base in Vietnam through its subsidiary Industrial Fulian (FII) after Apple "ordered".
However, according to the habit of Hon Hai Group, it has always "not commented on a single customer and order dynamics." The source added that Hon Hai is currently Apple’s largest iPhone assembly plant and supplier of servers in Apple’s data centers. Therefore, when Apple decided to make efforts in the AI field, it took into account that Hon Hai “dominates” the AI server market and has cooperated with Apple for many years. , naturally continue to choose Hon Hai as its preferred partner .
Taiwan media quoted the statistics of market research agencies and pointed out that Hon Hai Group currently has a market share of about 43% in the global server field. It is currently Amazon's largest cloud service provider and has already supplied AI servers to ChatGPT and Nvidia.
We previously reported that Apple recently announced its results for the third quarter of fiscal 2023 (the second quarter of this year ). Various AI techniques including generative AI have been researched for many years .
Cook has always avoided talking about generative AI technology before, and his previous comments will always zoom in on larger AI and machine learning technology .
According to Bloomberg's Mark Gurman (Mark Gurman) earlier broke the news, Apple is developing the "Apple GPT" project internally, which is comparable to OpenAI's ChatGPT project.
Similar to large language models such as OpenAI's ChatGPT, Microsoft's Bing, and Google 's Bard, Apple has developed an "Ajax" framework for AI projects and developed its own internal chatbot, which some engineers call "Apple GPT." Gurman said Apple could release the project in 2024.