The Huawei Connect 2021 conference opened yesterday with Eric Xu, Huawei’s rotating chairman, who delivered a keynote on “Continuously innovating for faster digitization” which included the launch of Huawei Cloud UCS. During the conference, Huawei Cloud’s first virtual digital person, “Yun Sheng”, appeared. Sheng has just joined Huawei as a new employee. (“Sheng” is a traditional Chinese musical instrument.)
It is understood that this is the first virtual digital person that Huawei created on the basis of the digital content production line through automatic AI modeling, AI voice control and acceleration. of the AI âârendering.
Zhang Pingan, chairman of the consumer cloud service of Huawei’s Consumer Business group, said that âYun Shengâ had already joined Huawei Cloud as a new employee. The company did not disclose much more information about “Yun Sheng”.
The virtual person looks like a real human and surprisingly was designed with the natural characteristics of humans.
The digital virtual human is powered by artificial intelligence which enables conversation between virtual humans to humans and AI to AI. Virtual humans can quickly attach to the digital mind to share virtual wisdom (chatbot and NLP). He can interact using both verbal and non-verbal communication. It is able to detect tone of voice, facial expressions and human gestures.
The virtual person joins Huawei Cloud after four years of development. Huawei Cloud has attracted 2.3 million developers, 14,000 consulting partners, 6,000 technical partners and launched 4,500 Marketplace products. Huawei Cloud has become an important platform for internet businesses and organizations to go digital. More and more companies have partnered with Huawei Cloud to embrace digitization. Emergencias, a leading medical services company in Argentina, used Huawei Cloud for remote diagnosis and treatment. Wuliangye, a renowned brand for Chinese baijiu, has undergone a total digital transformation with Huawei Cloud, from brewing and distribution to sales. Conch Cement has also deployed its IT system on Huawei Cloud and built a smart factory and greener industry through collaboration on technological innovation, including 5G, cloud and AI.