17 innovative businesses using IBM Watson: Which companies are using Watson's big data and analytics to power their business?
IBM Watson is the supercomputer that famously beat human contestants in the US TV show Jeopardy five years ago. Initially a research project, the cognitive computer is being used across industries the world over to boost revenue, efficiency and even save lives.
IBM Watson provides cloud based predictive analytics for business insight, and with the cognitive computing services embedded in Watson's analytics engine, users can ask natural language questions and visualise their data patterns.
Here are the top 17 ways businesses are using IBM Watson...
The government has identified big data as one of its "eight great technologies" to support science and business in the UK
IBM's Watson is being tested by numerous clients in the banking, health care and tourism industries
Imperial College London and Southampton University first in Europe to give students access to the supercomputer