What is Azure Cognitive Services?

Cognitive Services bring AI within reach of every developer—without requiring machine-learning expertise. All it takes is an API call to embed the ability to see, hear, speak, search, understand, and accelerate decision-making into your apps.

Watch this 50-second video to see how you can deploy AI for various use-cases, using the programming languages you already know.

Explore the benefits of Cognitive Services

Apply AI to more scenarios with the most comprehensive portfolio of domain-specific AI capabilities on the market.

Build confidently with the first AI services to achieve human parity in computer vision, speech, and language.

Deploy Cognitive Services anywhere from the cloud to the edge with containers.

See what you can do more

Uber boosts platform security with facial recognition

Uber uses Cognitive Services to safeguard against fraud by helping to ensure that the driver using the app matches the account on file.