IBM offers a comprehensive IoT portfolio to accelerate your transformation

IBM is investing USD $3B over the next four years to help businesses transform the human experience through Watson Internet of Things. We have worked with thousands of clients in every industry and geography and can help you chart your path.

The Watson IoT portfolio leverages a complete cloud-based development and production platform, analytics and security, and robust ecosystem. Software and services are tailored to your specific industry and business need. Our unique portfolio of capabilities can help your digital business move to the cognitive era.

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Watson IoT - Client stories


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Improves space utilization, maintenance processes and lease management with IBM TRIRIGA®.

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Customizable smart lighting solutions seamlessly integrate LED lighting sensors and controls via the IoT.

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Deploys Internet of Things technology from IBM that enables secure home access control for hundreds of thousands of users.

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The Poseidon Project

Leverages IBM Watson IoT Platform to transform agriculture by enabling irrigation based on data, not intuition.

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Living Roads

IoT paves the way to cost-effective fleet management, safer roads and reduced traffic congestion.

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Keep up with the latest Watson IoT events, webcasts, announcements and news.

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    IBM announces Watson IoT Global Headquarters, extends power of cognitive computing to a connected world

    IBM opened its global headquarters for Watson Internet of Things (IoT), launching new capabilities, ecosystem partners and offerings available through the IBM Watson IoT Cloud.

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    Whirlpool Corporation, IBM collaborate on cognitive solutions for connected appliances

    Gearing up for a market on the cusp of increased demand for intuitive, connected home appliances, Whirlpool Corporation will collaborate with IBM to connect home appliances with IBM Watson services.

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From hype to here: IoT enables real business transformation

5 February 2016 - 10:00 AM EST

Explore ways to engage your workforce and customer experiences. Learn how IBM integrates real estate and facility management with IoT innovations.

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IBM InterConnect 2016

21-25 February 2016 - Las Vegas, NV

IBM InterConnect 2016 is for those who are building new business models, transforming industries, and creating better outcomes. Whether you’re a C-suite executive, IT leader, developer, designer, architect, or cloud expert, we all have one thing in common—we strive to build better businesses.

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Improving the efficiency of aircraft maintenance

11 February 2016 - 10:00 AM EST

Join this webinar to learn about the new IBM Maximo® for Aviation industry solution that helps carriers and maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) providers manage the entire maintenance lifestyle of their aircraft.

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Preparing for the new lease accounting standards

18 February 2016 - 11:00 AM EST

KPMG LLP shares insights on how lease accounting changes impact leases across various asset types. We'll discuss how the KPMG Leasing Tool for IBM TRIRIGA® can help.

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Connect with our Business Partners

The Watson Internet of Things Business Partner ecosystem joins together the most respected partners, the most innovative technologies and the most powerful analytics capabilities in the industry.

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How IBM sees the Internet of Things

IBM and its clients are ushering in a new cognitive era. IBM Watson IoT platform extends the power of cognitive computing to the billions of connected devices, sensors and systems that comprise the IoT. Why? Because IoT is testing the limits of programmable computing, and a Cognitive IoT platform is how we will overcome those limits. It is how we will accomplish the transformational outcomes we know are both possible and necessary—from operational efficiency to customer experience to industry disruption.

Welcome to the Internet of Things in the cognitive era.

Explore InterConnect 2016

InterConnect 2016

February 21 - 25

MGM Grand and Mandalay Bay

Las Vegas, NV

IBM InterConnect 2016 is the premier conference for cloud and mobile solutions—powered by cognitive and IoT—with the best in education, networking and exhibits all at one event. Led by industry leaders and IBM experts, InterConnect offers a unique educational experience with insightful breakout sessions, hands-on labs, workshops, networking and more. Don't miss out on this opportunity to expand your knowledge, network with peers and connect with interest groups on popular and trending topics.

Featured demos

See how you can easily put the power of IBM’s IoT solutions to work.


IBM Watson IoT Platform

The IBM Watson IoT Platform for the Internet of Things allows organizations to securely and easily connect devices, from chips to intelligent appliances to applications and industry solutions. Scaling through cloud-based services and using rich analytics, IBM Watson IoT Platform provides organizations with new insight for innovation and transformation.


Maximo Enterprise Asset Management

Share and enforce best practices, inventory, resources and personnel. Manage all types of assets — including plant, production, infrastructure, facilities, transportation and communications.


IBM DOORS Next Generation

Capture and manage requirements. Collaborate with stakeholders to understand what's needed, thrive on change and deliver the right results faster. Agile requirements management for product and embedded software — on the cloud or on premises

IoT expertise and insight

Experts discuss the latest IoT developments. Find the answers to your IoT questions.

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IBM reshapes the future of IoT applications with The Weather Company’s Product and Technology Businesses acquisition

Weather data transforms IoT possibilities. The Weather Company acquisition enables IBM to collect an even larger variety and higher velocity of data sets from billions of IoT sensors around the world.

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Top Internet of Things trends for 2016

IoT implementations will provide transactional integrity, make it easy to construct services, bring more data together and make sense out of that data.

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Enhanced integration with Jasper, IFTTT, Node-RED and Raspberry Pi

Three recent, important technology integrations demonstrate the openness of the IBM Watson IoT Platform and how it is now possible to leverage broad IoT ecosystems to deliver new value.

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