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Switching between regions in Watson Data Platform is not obvious / possible

Today you can create Watson Studio and Watson Knowledge Catalog instances in two regions: us-south and united-kingdom.

In the Watson Data Platform user interface is no possibility to switch between US South and United Kingdom. As a user you need to know that when accessing you are in fact accessing the US South instance and if you want to access the United Kingdom instance you have to know that you need to type in a different URL:

  • Raj Rikhy
  • Dec 14 2018
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    Adam Massachi commented
    December 14, 2018 17:59

    We are addressing this issue comprehensively with the plan to support services globally, you can track here: 


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