Putting Watson to work

Watson's success in the Jeopardy! challenge was inspiring and the process of putting Watson to work is now a reality

Transforming Healthcare with IBM Watson on Power

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WellPoint, Inc.: Accelerating healthcare preapproval with IBM Watson on Power® (00:02:42)

With medical information doubling every five years, Wellpoint, Inc. saw an opportunity to apply groundbreaking capabilities of IBM Watson on Power Systems™ in a way that could improve the quality and efficiency of healthcare decisions.

Watch the video. Doctors are adressing Big Data challenges using Watson.

Doctors are Addressing Big Data Challenges Using IBM Watson

IBM, WellPoint, Inc. and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center unveil the first commercially developed Watson-based cognitive computing breakthroughs. These innovations stand alone to help transform the quality and speed of care delivered to patients through individualized, evidence based medicine.

IBM Watson: A System Designed for Answers

Watson is a workload optimized system designed for complex analytics, made possible by integrating massively parallel POWER® processors and DeepQA technology. Read the white paper about Watson’s workload optimized system design. (US)

Watch the video. As businesses put Watson to work for smarter analytics solutions, each new challenge will be different, combining established analytics solutions with new technologies like DeepQA, and domain knowledge contributed by experts in specific industries. Watch the video (00:03:01)

Industry perspectives on Watson

Healthcare (US)
See how a DeepQA system similar to Watson could help transform how doctors and hospitals care for patients.

Finance (US)
A system with capabilities similar to Watson could help transform how the finance industry does business

Customer Services (00:01:02)
Watch as IBM experts explain how an IBM DeepQA system similar to Watson could help transform customer service.

How can you put Watson to work?

Watson demonstrated that even the most complex analytics challenges can be successfully overcome. So, perhaps the most important question is “How can you put Watson to work?”

Watch the video. IBM Watson Solutions Lab – Insider's view to the environment where IBM and its development partners collaborate on new directions in cognitive systems.

Building Watson on commercially available POWER systems helped accelerate businesses putting Watson to work. Watson uses commercially available Power 750 systems, deployed by businesses today to run workload optimized systems for everything from complex analytics to transaction processing. Learn more (US)

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To draw insights and make better decisions, businesses rely on the secure, flexible and open platform of IBM Power Systems. Built with the first processor designed for big data workloads, the design of Power Systems combines the computing power, memory bandwidth and I/O in ways that are easier to consume and manage, building on strong resiliency, availability and security.

IBM Power Systems deliver flexibility and choice of operating systems to enable your business to support the next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing that are transforming how organizations work today. Whether running 1, 2, or all 3 - coupled with PowerVM, they maximize the benefit of Power Systems in your business.

Transform your business with Systems Software that enables virtualization, high availability, flexibility, security and compliance on Power Systems™. IBM’s integrated approach to developing Systems and Systems Software together delivers optimized results with Power Systems.

As an open innovation platform, Power Systems is optimized for big data and analytics performance and to deliver scale-out economics and security for the cloud. IBM and IBM Business Partner solutions exploit key capabilities in IBM Power Systems.

Over the last five years thousands of clients have migrated to IBM Power Systems for choice and flexibility. Learn how Power Systems has helped them revolutionize the way IT is developed and delivered, optimize for big data and analytics, and support private, public and hybrid offerings for scale-out or scale-up implementations all while improving business performance, reducing risk, and establishing a platform for growth.

Next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing are providing unprecedented insights into opportunities, threats and efficiencies. IBM Power Systems is at the forefront of delivering solutions to gain faster insights from analyzing both structured information and unstructured big data. With the secure, flexible and open platform of IBM Power Systems plus solutions and software, organizations can outpace their competitors by delivering faster services, providing differentiated offerings and turning operational cost into investment opportunity.

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