Announcing the IBM Watson Ecosystem Program
For the first time, IBM will open up Watson as a development platform in the Cloud to spur innovation and fuel a new ecosystem of entrepreneurial software app providers who will bring forward a new generation of applications infused with Watson's cognitive computing intelligence.
Cognitive systems like Watson may transform how organizations think, act, and operate in the future. Learning through interactions, they deliver evidence based responses driving better outcomes.
Putting Watson to work
Data is growing at extraordinary rates - 800 percent in the next five years and 90 percent of it is less than 2 years old. Learn how Watson combines natural language processing, machine learning, and hypothesis generation and evaluation to give you direct, confidence-based responses.
Learn how Watson is transforming the lifetime of relationships between people and companies
See how Watson helps health care organizations improve diagnosis and treatment
See how Watson helps financial institutions improve investment decisions and customer satisfaction
Take the next step Is your business ready for Watson? Discover how to prepare your organization for a Watson solution deployment by building a foundational set of capabilities.
The science behind Watson
Watson understands natural language, breaking down the barrier between people and machines. The system then generates hypotheses - recognizing that there are different probabilities of various outcomes. See how Watson "learns," tracking feedback - learning from success and failure - to improve future responses.
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Watson after Jeopardy!
Beyond Jeopardy!, the IBM team is working to deploy this technology across industries such as healthcare, finance and customer service.