Leveraging Azure OpenAI Service: Private ChatGPT for Enhanced Team Productivity

Raymond Yeh
3 min readDec 21, 2023
ChatGPT interface on your own private infrastructure

In the ever-evolving landscape of artificial intelligence, businesses are seeking innovative tools that can offer them a competitive edge.

For companies relying on AI to streamline operations and supercharge their workforce, a groundbreaking opportunity has emerged with the Azure OpenAI Service.

Here’s how leveraging this service can multiply your team’s productivity with a touch of privacy and cybersecurity at its core.

Building Your AI Copilot: A Private Interface with Azure OpenAI

Private ChatGPT interface for your engineering manager

The Azure OpenAI Service isn’t just another tool; it’s a game-changer for those who envision AI as a private, secure copilot for their business operations. With that you can now create a dedicated ChatGPT UI tailored to your organization, one that inherently respects privacy without compromising on the AI’s capabilities.

With Wielded, deploying a private instance of ChatGPT is streamlined, allowing you to manage access, tailor AI personas to team needs, and ensure that your team not only leverages the power of ChatGPT but also Codex and the visually innovative Dall-E 3.

GPT-4 Turbo: The Powerhouse Behind Your Private ChatGPT

The introduction of the GPT-4 Turbo Preview model has shifted the boundaries of what AI can do for business. Accessible through Azure OpenAI Service in selected regions, it empowers your workforce with sophisticated language understanding and generation capabilities. This is the edge your team needs to excel in a market that’s becoming increasingly reliant on AI-augmented productivity.

Unveiling the Perks for Startups: Azure Credit through Microsoft for Startups

Startups have an added reason to smile with the offering from Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub.

It opens the door to up to $150k of Azure credits, which can significantly subsidize your use of OpenAI’s offerings, including the Azure OpenAI Service.

My experience? The approval process was a breeze — taking just one business day.

A Story of Success: Wielded Deploys ChatGPT Organizational-Wide

At Wielded, we’ve harnessed the potential of Azure OpenAI Service by deploying a custom ChatGPT interface for teams. This adaptable UI, coupled with Azure’s robust backend, means each team member can work within a personalized AI space or collaborate through shared settings. And with the smart quota management system, there are no surprises when it comes to spending.

Startup founders, are you ready to pivot your enterprise into the future of work?

Take that step today.

Apply for Microsoft for Startups Founders program and roll out a high-functioning, private ChatGPT for your organization with Wielded and Azure OpenAI Service.

Still uncertain about the setup process?

Don’t worry; we’ve got video guides to simplify your Wielded workspace setup with OpenAI’s API Key.

The future of work is AI-augmented, private, secure, and incredibly productive. With Wielded and Azure OpenAI Service, that future is already here.