Database and Analytics

TH15 Using Cognitive Services in Business Applications


1:15pm - 2:30pm

Level: Introductory

This beginner-level session will teach you how to leverage Microsoft Cognitive Services to deliver application solutions. You'll learn about using the Computer Vision API for Optical Character Recognition (OCR) in a custom application. You'll also learn about using the Text Analytics API to detect important subjects in text to help custom applications perform intelligent searches. You'll use the Language Understanding Intelligent Service (LUIS) to detect user intent and respond appropriately.

You will learn:

  • How to evaluate and estimate costs of using Cognitive Services
  • The basics of building an application consuming the Cognitive Services APIs
  • How to call and consume the Computer Vision, Text Analytics, and LUIS APIs