IBM has released a beta version of the Watson Analytics cognitive service for business clients.
IBM Watson is now available to customers as a cloud-based free premium service via desktop computers and mobile devices, IBM said Thursday.
Business users will have access to the Watson Analytics community to share news, best practices, technical support and training services.
The cognitive system is designed to automate data preparation, predictive analysis and visual presentation for clients.
IBM rolled out Watson Analytics on Sept. 16.