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Generative AI isn’t just about creative endeavors and parlor tricks. Investors and Big Tech alike are betting that it will also affect enterprise infrastructure and cybersecurity, and they are putting money where their mouth is. —
Dev tools plus generative AI
Y Combinator Demo Days are a strong indicator of the trends investors might be interested in — and that’s one of the main reasons why TechCrunch always watches them pretty closely. In its, three areas stood out, the accelerator said: “ , and .”
Dev tools startups in that batch drew particularly strong interest among investors, with four of them raising additional funding just weeks after Demo Day, Insider. AI-related startups, on the other hand, were very popular with founders, .
While these areas can be looked at separately, I’m more interested in how they might overlap, so I called up Israeli VCto see what she had to say — not only because Israel has positioned itself as a hotspot for dev tools, but also because almost half of her portfolio involves AI in some form.
Segev, the co-founder and managing partner of VC firm, thinks that generative AI could lead to innovative ways for companies to explore and manage their infrastructure.