Build custom speech recognition models within minutes

Learn how to create custom speech models using IBM Watson quickly — without knowing how to code.

How to train your own speech “dragon”

Read about Watson Speech to Text requirements, the methodology and some best practices inspired by actual clients.

Replacing my old IVR system with IBM Watson

Guidelines on how to add a new or existing virtual assistant to your brand-new Watson IVR.



Explore the product guide to learn how to get started, how to customize, and how to use all of our features.

API reference

See the technical API specifications for all of your development needs.

Download SDKs

Get the IBM Watson® SDK repository in GitHub.

Speech to Text demo

Watch our trained model go head-to-head with the base model in our latest demo.

IBM Watson Community

Learn from peers and consult with experts on a range of topics.

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