How you can use Watson APIs and services

Build a cognitive search and content analytics engine

Use IBM® Watson® Discovery to quickly create cognitive applications that extract value from large amounts of structured and unstructured data.

Teach your apps to listen and speak

Use Watson Speech to Text to embed speech understanding within new or existing applications, in a variety of languages, such as US and UK English, Spanish, Japanese and more.

Extract breakthrough insights from texts

Use Watson Natural Language Classifier to analyze large volumes of texts in natural language — whether short-form social content or lengthy essays — to understand concepts, entities, keywords, sentiment and more, quickly and easily.

Automate customer interactions

Use Watson Conversation to create a bot powered by natural language understanding in minutes, then deploy via multiple channels and devices, such as messaging platforms like Slack, mobile devices/SMS, and even physical robots.

Train apps to see like a human expert

Use Watson Visual Recognition to answer the question, “What’s in these images?” by analyzing and classifying the content of pictures.

Customer case studies

Technical details

Software requirements

An IBM Cloud account is required to access IBM Watson APIs.

    Hardware requirements

    There are no hardware requirements to access IBM Watson APIs.