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Watson Discovery Service (WDS)

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Extend document removal API to work with removal queries

There have been several issues discovered when working with discovery and very dynamic date / agile prototyping. It is not possible (currently) to remove multiple documents, just 1 at a time. Often in the beginning of a project the data is ingeste...
over 4 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 0 Future consideration

Improve visualization of Entity Roles, Entity Subtypes, Mention Types, and Mention Classes

When annotating a role or subtype, there is no visual cue for the Entity Role, the Entity SubType, the Mention Type, or the Mention Class. There could perhaps be colored icons appearing below the annotation to display this
almost 5 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 0 Needs more information

Enhance Knowledge Studio support for commonly accepted CSV formats

Problem The current implementation of Watson Knowledge Studio imposes very strict (narrow) limitations on the CSV content format that is used for importing Dictionaries. Knowledge Studio requires that each value is enclosed in double-quotes. This ...
over 3 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 0 Future consideration

Ability to do semantic search

Currently first level search in WDS is based on term overlap which can be improved with relevancy training. The term overlap can be improved with query expansion. Now for a query on "car", customer also wants to retrieve documents on "Vehicle", "M...
about 4 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 2 Future consideration

Discovery web crawler - need support for crawling data from protected sites requiring authentication

We have an OEM aggrement with IBM for Watson services, Our internal Customers are evaluating crawling data from their web sites hosting Web content to Watson Discovery collection. The Watson Discovery connector for web crawling supports crawling d...
almost 2 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 1 Planned for future release

Multiple rankers per collection

Are there any plans to suppport more than one ranker for a given Discovery collection. This would help us train and test a "ranker B" while "ranker A" is in production. The alternative that we see is to create duplicate/synched Discovery collectio...
over 2 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 0 Future consideration

Support for custom Tokenization dictionaries for other languages

We need the ability to create custom tokenization dictionary for English language and eventually other languages. As an example, my current client need to keep the following string as one token "930E-2". The query is not making difference between ...
over 2 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 1 Future consideration

System_Notices for Training should be linked to the list of Queries on the Relevancy Training UI

The System_notices that are available for the training data should be linked to the Queries. The query should indicate that there is a system notice associated with it and should be able provide an option to check the notice there in the UI.
over 2 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 0 Future consideration

Capability to add filters with questions while adding training via tooling

There is API capability to add filters to training data but the SMEs who are not technical will need the same capability in tooling
almost 4 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 0 Future consideration

Approval flag based relevancy input

If we have to give the capability for the users to train the system then it will be better if the training API has an approval parameter which could be set to false to start with and then an SME could review those ratings to check if it could go i...
about 4 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 1 Future consideration