IBM’s response to COVID-19


The solution

To meet the global challenge of COVID-19, the world must come together. IBM has resources to share — like supercomputing power, virus tracking and an AI assistant to answer citizens’ questions.

How can it help to manage the COVID-19 pandemic?

The COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium  

Bringing together the Federal government, industry, and academic leaders to provide access to the world’s most powerful high-performance computing resources in support of COVID-19 research. Research proposals can be submitted on-line. 

IBM Watson Assistant for Citizens  

Deliver fast, accurate answers to COVID-19 and other public safety questions. To help reduce the burden on governments and organizations during the COVID-19 crisis, IBM is offering Watson Assistant for Citizens at no charge for 3 months.

Target group

  • Patients
  • Healthcare professionals