Category: IBM Watson

Cognitive Conversation

IBM's Watson Computing System

Cognitive Conversation is one of the primary use cases we see clients/partners pursue when working with IBM Watson.  In this scenario, developers use either the Watson Virtual Agent software-as-a-service offering, or the Watson Conversation...

Watson technical training

IBM's Watson Computing System

In October, I traveled to Prague in the Czech Republic to help deliver IBM Watson technical training to IBM colleagues.  We had a packed three day agenda covering topics such as Watson Health, Watson...

Cognitive Solutions Application Development

IBM's Watson Computing System

Earlier this year, my role in IBM was to help social application developers integrate social services into their applications. After some restructuring, I’m now helping application developers build cognitive solutions using the services available...

Creating services in IBM Bluemix

Bluemix

IBM Bluemix is IBM’s platform-as-a-service (PaaS) offering. Bluemix is an implementation of IBM’s Open Cloud Architecture, based on Cloud Foundry, that enables you to rapidly create, deploy, and manage your cloud applications. Since Bluemix...

Using the Watson Java SDK

IBM's Watson Computing System

The era of cognitive computing is here, and IBM Watson will be bringing new capabilities to IBM software in the near future. As a developer, you also have the ability to embed cognitive capabilities...

How Watson learns a new subject

IBM's Watson Computing System

Have you ever wondered how IBM Watson works?  How does it learn new subjects so that it can answer questions on related topics? There isn’t just one instance of Watson.  There are many instances...