Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) has announced the power of next-generation AI to its workplace tools with Microsoft 365 Copilot. This is in the testing phase with select commercial customers, Copilot brings the power of large language models with business data and the Microsoft 365 apps to increase creativity, unlock productivity and uplevel skills.
Microsoft 365 Copilot offers a new way of working alongside Microsoft 365 customers in two ways. It will be embedded in the Microsoft 365 apps people use such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams and more. The company has also revealed Business Chat that works across the LLM, Microsoft 365 apps and customer’s calendar, emails, chats, documents, meetings and contacts. “Copilot combines the power of large language models with your data and apps to turn your words into the most powerful productivity tool on the planet,” said Jared Spataro, corporate vice president, Modern Work and Business Applications, Microsoft. “By grounding in your business content and context, Copilot delivers results that are relevant and actionable. It’s enterprise-ready, built on Microsoft’s comprehensive approach to security, compliance, privacy and responsible AI. Copilot marks a new era of computing that will fundamentally transform the way we work.”
Microsoft built Microsoft 365 Copilot with existing commitments in mind such as data security and privacy in enterprise, with AI principles and Responsible AI Standard and decades of research.