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Advanced enterprise search and data analytics for unstructured data with machine learning that lets you search and analyze text, image, audio, and video from virtually any source.

Humanization of Machine Learning for Big Data Success

IDOL Natural Language Question Answering empowers organizations to tap into the full potential of big data by breaking down the barriers between machines and humans. It effectively unleashes the power of machine learning by enabling natural language based human-centric exchanges in delivering the contextually relevant information.

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Power Applications with Applied Machine Learning

HPE IDOLは、テキスト、ビデオ、画像、音声コンテンツを含む1,000種類のデータ形式をサポートする、統合データ分析プラットフォームです。 ファイヤーウォールの前後に配置された150のデータレポジトリへのアクセスをすぐに使用できるようにします。 実績ある世界レベルの技術と、機械学習やディープニューラルネットワーク等のイノベーションを基に構築されているHPE IDOLは、トレンド、パターン、関係性を明らかにして隠れた知見を表出させ、ナレッジの提供をカスタマイズさせるためのユーザープロファイルやアクションを詳細に理解する助けとなります。


HPE IDOLが提供する使いやすいセルフサービス分析で、非構造化データからトレンド、パターン、関係性を明らかにします。


Harness Virtually Any Data

Access virtually any data sources behind and outside your firewall, and index data without relocation and disruption. Learn more about HPE Connectors.

Personalized Knowledge Discovery

Unlock patterns, trends, and relationships, and personalize knowledge delivery based upon user profiles and actions by using the latest innovations in machine learning and Deep Neural Networks.

Rich Media Intelligence

Monitor, process, and analyze text, image, audio and video data on one platform with flexibility by using modular deployment options. Gain comprehensive insights by seamlessly indexing rich media data directly into IDOL. Learn more about rich media analytics and video surveillance solutions.

Business Intelligence for Human Information

Accelerate productivity with an intuitive and customizable visualization interface right out of the box to perform self-service analytics across diverse use cases. Or, take advantage of IDOL’s ease of integration and bring powerful analytics to your application of choice.

Enterprise Grade Security

Preserve and stay up-to-date on security entitlements without compromising performance by using strong data access protection.

Natural Language Question Answering

Elevate productivity with intuitive information exchange in natural language. Extensive support for diverse question types such as “how do I turn off roaming on iPhone® 7?”, “what was the earnings per share (EPS) of HPQ (HP Inc.) in Q3 16,” or “what did critic X say about movie Y?”

Enterprise Search and Data Analytics for Context-aware Applications

Learn about IDOL’s extensive capabilities to harness text and rich media data for contextually relevant knowledge discovery across diverse sources. Examine typical use cases and discover how the visualization tool may streamline analytics workflow.

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Extract Insights from Human Information in Any Language or Format

Understanding the complex structure and often ambiguous meaning of human language is difficult especially in today’s world of social media. NLP (Natural Language Processing) alone falls short. Learn how IDOL addresses the NLP gaps and provides a broad spectrum of functions to automate knowledge discovery from over 1,000 file types of human information.

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7 Tips for Developing an Effective Strategy for Unstructured Data Analytics

Make unstructured data work for you. Get advice on technology considerations from analysts, along with best practices for creating an unstructured data program that delivers real business value.

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Increase Your Return on Human Capital

It’s hard to extract insights when massive amounts of data in diverse formats come at you at a breakneck pace from countless sources. Human talent is key. Amplify that talent with augmented intelligence to make better decisions faster.

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The Forrester Wave™: Big Data Text Analytics Platforms, Q2 2016.

Discover how application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals working on big data analytics for text and other advanced analytics, as well as other big data initiatives, can make the right choice in this Forrester report.

IDOL Reviews

Maximize Your Image and Video Assets

Image data is growing explosively! Learn how to efficiently and effectively extract insights from a wide range of images such as human, objects, and text characters.

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White paper


Humanization of Machine Learning for Big Data Success


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White paper


HPE IDOL for Face Recognition



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Analyst report


Forrester WAVE: Big Data Analytics for Text

Data sheet


HPE IDOL Search Optimizer




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Big Data Use Case for IDOL



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HPE Surveillance Solution for Airports


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Data sheet


Automatic Number/License Plate Recognition



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Analyst report


Big Data Implications for Safe City Security Solutions - Media Analytics Software


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Big Data Helps Control Threats to Spanish Citizens



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White paper


Closing the Gaps in Natural Language Processing



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