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OpenText Cognitive Search

Search with Natural Language Processing and AI—powered by IDOL

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OpenText™ Cognitive Search uses AI and Natural Language Processing (NLP) to understand search intent and find the exact information within your data. Make analysis simpler and your search application more scalable by going beyond keyword queries.

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Key benefits of Cognitive Search

Data connectors

Connect to all the data

Connect to more than 150 content types and 1,500 file formats. Index, classify, tag, and map data all in one place.

Reduce the impact on server resources and allow easy access to data

Customers and employees have easy access through cognitive search

Natural language processing

Search the way you speak

NLP algorithms extract concepts and insights from written and spoken language automatically and accurately.

Find the content you need faster, regardless of format

Identifies language patterns with machine learning to be language independent

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Grammar libraries

Our grammars do the heavy lifting

Our grammar libraries identify key content types such as financial, government, and PII. Govern content as it’s ingested to stay compliant.

Grammars can identify names, classified document IDs, brand logos, and more

Pinpoint key information quickly


OpenText IDOL find

Use visual insights into your data to better understand trends, hotspots and more.

Scalable search

Scale your search with AI, our self-replicating Docker container, and modular architecture.

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Professional Services

Consulting Services combines end-to-end solution implementation with comprehensive technology services to help improve systems.


Find the right solution, the right support and the right outcome.


Learning Services offers comprehensive enablement and learning programs to accelerate knowledge and skills.


Explore our OpenText communities. Connect with individuals and companies to get insight and support. Get involved in the discussion.

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