Action Required Service Updates

Retirement IBM Watson IoT Driver Behavior

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Thank you for using IBM Watson IoT Driver Behavior

On 12/22/2017 we are retiring the IBM Watson IoT Driver Behavior

Here’s what you need to know:

End of Marketing: 12/22/2017

As of December 22, 2017, the service tile will be removed from the Bluemix Public catalog and you will no longer be able to provision new instances. However, existing instances will continue to be supported.  Also, after December 22, 2017, new customers will not be able to order IBM Watson IoT Driver Behavior.

End of Support Date: 12/22/2018

  • For a period of 360 days after the End of Marketing Date, all existing instances will continue to be available on the Services dashboard in the Bluemix console. In addition, IBM Watson IoT Driver Behavior Bluemix service will  continue to support all existing instances.
  • Also, any instance still provisioned at the End of Support Date will be deleted.
  • Please delete your IBM Watson IoT Driver Behavior   instances before the End of Support Date.

This change will affect all regions.

For customers who want IoT Automotive platform Products and applications, we recommend that you use IoT for Automotive Development Edition  (part number D1PWPLL ) as an alternative.

IBM® IoT for Automotive SaaS is a foundational real-time infrastructure platform. It provides features to support the connected vehicle and emerging autonomous driving capabilities. IoT for Automotive SaaS is a highly scalable and low-latency dedicated cloud computing offering that provides big data storage and real-time analytics.

By using IoT for Automotive SaaS, you can build smart solutions that use in-vehicle and contextual data to share cars and manage fleet operations, monitor and improve driver behavior, optimize journeys, and much more.

For a Product overview and features, visit IoT for Automotive SaaS overview

For more information about Development Edition SaaS, visit  IBM Knowledge Center

As always, we’re here to help! Reach out to us in the support forums or on Twitter.

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