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IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog

   Activate business-ready data for AI and analytics with intelligent cataloging, backed by active metadata and policy management

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   IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog overview: Discover data and analytic assets to fuel AI 

What is IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog?

   IBM Watson® Knowledge Catalog powers intelligent, self-service discovery of data, models and more. The cloud-based enterprise metadata repository activates information for artificial intelligence, machine learning and deep learning. Access, curate, categorize and share data, knowledge assets and their relationships, wherever they reside.

   IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog helps accelerate business value and AI projects as part of a DataOps practice by providing unique capabilities like:
     * Real-time data virtualization support
     * Automated data discovery and metadata generation
     * ML-extracted business glossary from most common regulatory terms
     * Dynamic data masking to protect sensitive data
     * Automated scanning and risk assessments of unstructured data via IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog InstaScan

   IBM is committed to helping clients deliver business-ready data to feed AI and analytics projects with IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog for IBM Cloud Pak® for Data and as a service on IBM Cloud®.

   → Read the ebook: A comprehensive guide for the modern data catalog


   Winner of the Gartner Peer Insights Customer Choice Award 2020

   Learn more (link resides outside IBM) 

Key features

Advanced discovery

   Intelligent recommendations from IBM Watson and peers help you find relevant assets quickly and at scale.

End-to-end catalog

   Organize, define and manage enterprise data to provide the right context to drive value across imperatives like regulatory compliance and data monetization.

Automated governance

   Active policy management and dynamic masking of sensitive data helps protect data to ensure compliance and audit-readiness, but most importantly, maintain client trust.

Operationalized quality

   Track lineage and quality scores across structured data, unstructured data, AI models and notebooks.

Self-service insights

   Consume and transform data at the speed of business with intuitive dashboards and flows that can be shared with peers or analytics tools.

Flexible deployment

   Customize to use where your organization requires, whether on IBM Cloud Pak for Data, or as a service on IBM Cloud.

In the spotlight

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   2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Quality Solutions

   IBM is positioned as a Leader in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Quality Solutions. Read more about IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog.

   → Read the report
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   Introduction to the IBM DataOps methodology and practice

   Learn the foundations of a DataOps practice and view a use case using IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog in this 30-minute webinar.

   → Watch the webinar (link resides outside IBM)
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   Forrester's Total Economic Impact of IBM Cloud Pak for Data

   Discover how IBM Cloud Pak for Data and IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog services are contributing ROI up to 158% for your peers in the market.

   → Read the report

Take a closer look at IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog

   Screenshot showing global search bar

   The global search bar is available all the time, no matter where the user is in the navigation or what content they're working on.
   
   Screenshot showing suggested search function

   As the user types, the drop down shows a list of suggested search strings based on both the current user’s and previous users’ search strings.
   
   Screenshot showing data protection rules

   Include classifications in the conditions for data protection rules. For example, you can create a rule to deny access to certain users if the asset is classified as PII or confidential.
   
   Screenshot showing workflow activity history

   Users can view the full workflow activity history on any governance artifact including adds, updates and approvals.
   
   Screenshot showing column filtering function

   Column filtering allows users to only analyze the data most relevant to their use case by scoping into or filtering out columns by name, column type or first N candidates.
   
   Screenshot showing automatic business term assignment function

   Users can enable automatic business term assignment that is trained specific to your business’ terminology and is continuously learning and improving based on users’ modifications.
   
   Screenshot showing visual data quality checking function

   Users can quickly visualize how their data quality has changed over time by data asset based on their specified time interval.
   
   Screenshot showing preferences that the user can set

   Users can save time by having preferences saved to their own account so that important details are preserved by the product no matter where you access it.
   
   Screenshot showing global search bar

   The global search bar is available all the time, no matter where the user is in the navigation or what content they're working on.
   Screenshot showing suggested search function

   As the user types, the drop down shows a list of suggested search strings based on both the current user’s and previous users’ search strings.
   Screenshot showing data protection rules

   Include classifications in the conditions for data protection rules. For example, you can create a rule to deny access to certain users if the asset is classified as PII or confidential.
   Screenshot showing workflow activity history

   Users can view the full workflow activity history on any governance artifact including adds, updates and approvals.
   Screenshot showing column filtering function

   Column filtering allows users to only analyze the data most relevant to their use case by scoping into or filtering out columns by name, column type or first N candidates.
   Screenshot showing automatic business term assignment function

   Users can enable automatic business term assignment that is trained specific to your business’ terminology and is continuously learning and improving based on users’ modifications.
   Screenshot showing visual data quality checking function

   Users can quickly visualize how their data quality has changed over time by data asset based on their specified time interval.
   Screenshot showing preferences that the user can set

   Users can save time by having preferences saved to their own account so that important details are preserved by the product no matter where you access it.

Expert resources to help you succeed

   

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Learning lab

   
   

Stack overflow

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   Built on Red Hat® OpenShift® Container Platform, IBM Cloud Pak for Data accelerates your journey to AI to transform how your business operates with an open, extensible data and AI platform that runs on any cloud.

   
   

   IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog InstaScan

   Identifies potential hot spots in unstructured data sources and reduces time for compliance data collection.

   
   

   IBM Knowledge Accelerators

   Align concepts from industry regulations and standards with your business data to accelerate regulatory compliance.

   

Try IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog

   Take advantage of machine learning and AI to analyze your data. Catalog your data to make it easy to find and use.

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