IBM named a leader in the Infosource Capture Market Matrix

IBM named a leader in the Infosource Capture Market Matrix Read the report

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

IBM Datacap software helps you streamline the capture, recognition and classification of business documents and extract important information. Datacap supports multiple channel capture by processing paper documents on scanners, mobile devices, multi-function peripherals and fax.

Its natural language processing, text analytics and machine learning technologies automatically identify, classify and extract content from unstructured or variable documents. The software can help reduce labor and paper costs to deliver meaningful information and support faster decision-making.

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Streamline complex business processes with actionable data

Intelligent and flexible capture analysis

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

Embedded in software applications via RESTful API

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

Cloud-native application

Design, develop and deliver on the cloud as SaaS.

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

Speed up implementation

Supports multichannel input from scanners, faxes, emails, digital files such as PDF and images from applications and mobile devices.

Reduce labor

Uses machine learning to automate the processing of complex or unknown formats and highly variable documents difficult to capture with traditional systems.

Accelerate data output

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

Decrease development costs

Enables documents to be redacted automatically based on the role of the requester to block out information according to a user's specifications.

Product resources

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 automate 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.

Add for analysis of document data by data scientists


  • 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 preconfiguring or removing noise from data.

A flexible, adaptable capture service

IBM Datacap

Streamline the capture, recognition and classification of business documents.

IBM Robotic Process Automation

Take advantage of a robotic process automation platform integrated with additional technologies designed to automate business processes.

IBM Business Automation Workflow

Automate your digital workflows, from straight-through or human-assisted processes to managing complex cases, be it on premises or in the cloud.

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