Explore all your data to uncover insights and unlock value.


With IBM Watson Explorer, a cognitive exploration and content analysis platform, you can hear your data talking. Explore and analyze unstructured and structured content to uncover trends and patterns that improve decision-making, customer service and ROI.

Explore unstructured data with cognitive exploration, text analytics and machine learning.


Watson Explorer combines cloud-based enterprise search and advanced analytics with unique cognitive computing capabilities to connect data across silos. Connected data provides a unified view of critical insights, in context, across industries and roles. For example, you can gain secure 360-degree views of your customer with machine learning models, natural language processing and next-generation APIs. By fully leveraging Watson’s ability to mine both structured and unstructured data, it helps employees, across teams, make better business decisions, scale human expertise, drive ROI and remain competitive in a data-driven marketplace.

Key Features


  • Cognitive Assistant. Filter through vast amounts of information in minutes.
  • Aggregate, analyze and visualize large volumes of unstructured and structured data. Extract meaning, reveal hidden insights and patterns, and enable better decision-making.
  • Securely explore all your data through an intuitive and unified view. Quickly build highly customized views of your data and view results in context.

Real-World Scenarios:


  • Make a million documents as easily as one: A large insurance company processed millions of claims a year. A complex claim that took two days to process can now be completed in 10 minutes with Watson Explorer.
  • Unlock secrets hiding in your data: A global automotive manufacturer used Watson Explorer to identify defects faster, preventing expensive recalls and saving lives.
  • Get results fast with cognitive assist: A global airline used Watson Explorer to enable a crew of over 2,000 to react more quickly to maintenance issues. With the help of IBM, over 200,000 cases per year are addressed 90% faster.

Additional Resources


What can Watson Explorer do for you?
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From data to insights: The Watson Explorer advantage
Read the White Paper
The Forrester Wave™: AI-Based Text Analytics Platforms, Q2 2018
Read the Report
Does your data help your business grow?
See the Infographic

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