Classify, extract and act on the data locked in your content

The IBM Business Automation Content Analyzer is a new cloud-based API web service. It's designed to work with the IBM Automation Platform for Digital Business or any non-IBM content or process systems. Content Analyzer helps you rapidly accelerate extraction and classification of data in your documents — no matter what you’re using today. Content Analyzer can digitize, classify and extract unstructured document content using OCR and PDF text extraction. In addition, it can enable Watson™ and other AI technologies to reveal business insight from your documentation.

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Streamline complex business processes with actionable data

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Intelligent and flexible capture analysis

Use specialized services to classify and extract information from structured and unstructured documents.

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Embedded in software applications via RESTful API

Extend the value of your current applications quickly with a simple API call, built on microservices.

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Cloud-native application

It's designed, developed and delivered on the cloud as SaaS.

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AI algorithms applied to your data

Get a more complete picture of the data held in your documentation and integrate it into your automation journey.

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Content Analyzer benefits

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Speed up implementation

Get up and running in days. SaaS offers minimal installation and instant scalability.

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Reduce labor

Dramatically reduce the time needed to understand and extract document data. Get more work done in less time.

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Accelerated data output

Train many document types in minutes with just one sample. Content Analyzer looks at documents intelligently and critically, the way people do.

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Decrease development costs

Design tools specifically for business users to minimize IT involvement.

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Add additional value to your current or existing IBM platforms


  • Complement with IBM Datacap to apply cloud capabilities and easily configurable ontologies.
  • Combine with RPA to automation processes in the cloud.
  • Integrate with Watson AI to apply complex machine learning algorithms.

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Add as a capture layer to your content or process systems


  • Use RESTful API to integrate Content Analyzer into your existing tools to add the benefits of intelligent capture and the scalability of the cloud.
  • Apply microservices architecture for low code integrations into your existing technology stack.
  • Extend the value of your current content management system.

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  • Understand your impact with easy extraction of key points from massive amounts of content for data science purposes.
  • Export a common JSON format across all document types into a data lake.
  • Apply analytics without pre-configuring or removing noise from data.

A flexible, adaptable capture service

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