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Dr. Ryan Ries here, Mission Cloud Chief AI & Data Scientist. Are you stopping by this blog from from my newsletter, Mission Matrix? If so, click here to skip the newsletter and get straight to the additional content.

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Not sure if you heard the news already, but Anthropic’s Claude-3 Model Family is now a part of Amazon Bedrock.

Needless to say… my team and I are EXCITED. In the words of Ben Hwang, Generative AI Engineer on my team, “Christmas came early!!!”

The models – Opus, Sonnet, and Haiku – are engineered to transform how we approach AI, balancing cost, speed, and intelligence in unprecedented ways. Early results are even showing Claude 3 outperforming GPT-4!

Why You Should Care

  • Enhanced Capabilities: The Claude 3 models excel in analysis, forecasting, content creation, code generation, and multilingual communication. They're designed to propel our capabilities in data analysis, creative projects, and international expansion.

  • Model Highlights:
    • Opus is tailored for deep reasoning and complex tasks. It's the go-to for intricate challenges, offering expertise in analysis and creative problem-solving.
    • Sonnet: Expect double the speed of its predecessors, making it ideal for dynamic environments where quick, intelligent responses are key.
    • Haiku: When time is of the essence, Haiku delivers, offering swift, efficient solutions without compromising on intelligence. It’s the fastest model on the market right now in its intelligence category. 
  • Reduced Hallucinations: Enhanced with Constitutional AI, these models offer clearer, more accurate outputs, grounding their advanced capabilities in reliable results. Love to see it!

What You Can Build:

Leverage these models to innovate across domains, from developing sophisticated analytical tools to creating multilingual customer service solutions. Their ability to understand and process visual data, including charts and graphs, opens up new avenues for integrating AI into your operations.

My team and I have been chatting on Slack and we plan on using Claude 3 Sonnet for a few of our current projects. In the long run, we believe this should save on costs for our customers AND help to relieve some of the prompt engineering work for our gen AI engineers. It’s a win-win.

Excited Yet?

I know I am. And we're just scratching the surface. With these tools, our potential to revolutionize industries, enhance productivity, and create new value has just opened up even more. 


More on Claude 3

Here I'll link a few more resources that my team has been digging into and that we've found helpful:

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