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Frequently asked questions

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FAQ

Getting started with this product

How long will it take me to download and install IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition?

Assuming you have a fast Internet connection, you can expect to be using IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition in about 15 minutes.

What kind of system do I need to run IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition?

IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition is available for Mac and Windows 10.

How do I learn more about IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition?

Please visit our IBM Support page to find the latest release notes, installation instructions, and documentation for IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition.

What makes IBM Watson Explorer cognitive?

Watson uses machine learning, natural language processing and Watson APIs. Discovery is ongoing since Watson continuously reasons and learns, just like your human experts, to gain deeper expertise.

Pricing

Can I buy IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition?

Today, IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition is only available in a trial version.

Can I use IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition for production?

Today, IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition is only available for non-production use.

How can I estimate the value IBM Watson Explorer would provide to my organization?

To gain more understanding of the time, resources and money your company can save by using IBM Watson Explorer, spend just five minutes using our value calculator.

Where can I get more specific information about IBM Watson Explorer pricing?

Contact our sales organization to request a demo.

Support

How do I get support for IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition?

An IBM developerWorks forum for question and answering is available for IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition.

Other common questions

Where can I watch webinars on IBM Watson Explorer?

Regardless of your business or data interest, don’t miss the chance to go beyond enterprise search to get the information you are looking for while uncovering trends, patterns and relationships. Explore our IBM Watson Explorer webinar series.

What Twitter handle should I follow for recent IBM Watson Explorer news and resources?

Please follow the IBM Data Science Twitter handle for the most recent news and resources on IBM Watson Explorer.

What LinkedIn group should I join for recent IBM Watson Explorer news?

Please join our IBM Analytics page on LinkedIn to stay up-to-date on your IBM Watson Explorer news and network with like-minded peers.

Next Steps

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