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[PRESS RELEASE] BPU Holdings Joins the Cloud and Autonomic Computing Center to Advance AI (2018.05.07)
Sponsored by the University of Arizona, Artificial Emotional Intelligence (AEI) Leader Contributes Technology to Open Source Development.

TUCSON, Ariz.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BPU Holdings, the leader in Artificial Emotional Intelligence (AEI) and creator of the ZimOS platform, recently accepted the invitation to join The Cloud and Autonomic Computing Center (CAC), supported through the National Science Foundation (NSF) Industry-University Cooperative Research Centers (IUCRC) program. The CAC is backed by the United States National Science Foundation, which integrates the research efforts of: the University of Arizona, Texas Tech University and Mississippi State University. BPU is pleased to be an active member in the CAC site at The University of Arizona.

The addition of BPU Holding’s AI research and technology greatly compliments work done already by the CAC. Among many other applications, BPU’s AEI technology shows great potential for healthcare advances in patient emotional and critical assessment.


Mr. Salim Hariri,
Co-Director of The Cloud and Autonomic Computing Center (CAC)


We are thrilled to join this global alliance of like-minded researchers seeking to advance the field and technologies of autonomic computing, Open-source technology coming from our joint efforts will accelerate the work around Artificial Intelligence and our own Artificial Emotional Intelligence (AEI) technologies.


Mr. Oh Sanggyoon,CEO BPUHoldings


Autonomic Computing, championed by IBM and others beginning in 2001, aims to develop self-managing computing to overcome growing complexity and simplify interface by operators and users.

“The addition of BPU Holdings’ AI research and technology greatly complements work done already by the CAC,” states Salim Hariri, Co-Director and CAC visionary for the past decade. “Among many other applications, BPU’s AEI technology shows great potential for healthcare advances in patient emotional and critical assessment.”

BPU’s near decade of AEI research bypasses larger companies with limited Sentiment Analysis. Some have announced simple APIs, while BPU’s ZimOS platform supports both APIs and complete Sentiment Analysis applications such as aiMei and ZimGo Search ( While other platforms perform Syntax Analysis one sentence at a time, BPU’s AEI scores entire paragraphs, including emoticons and color. BPU is also able to interpret slang using configurable dictionaries. AEI provides Entity Recognition analysis, for people or organizations, as well as by person, brand or entity.

U.S. inquiries to BPU’s Las Vegas, Nevada, office (702) 824-9717 or toll-free: (866) 851-6832.

About Us

BPU Holdings is dedicated to generating the first Artificial Emotional Intelligent (AEI) platform — ZimOS. ZimOS is the foundation of AEI. Artificial Intelligence (AI) emulates how people think — AEI emulates how people feel.

Individuals and organizations are overloaded with information. The four trends compounding this overload are: Mobile, Social, Cloud and Invasive Computing. The ZimOS platform is the foundation of products and services that enhance how we process data.

BPU advances the human condition by providing rigorous tools to improve emotional intelligence. Identifying and handling emotions enables management of interpersonal and professional relationships judiciously and empathetically. AEI is a synthesis of Natural Language Analysis, Machine Learning and Emotional Intelligence (EI). We are committed to building technology with Privacy by Design. Individuals and organizations have sovereign control and ownership of their ZimOS environment. Information about BPU is available by contacting

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