Internet of Things

Rapidly compose and extend apps that take advantage of data and analytics from your connected devices and sensors.

SmartFactoryKL- IBM’s learning factory and Industrie 4.0 Reference Architecture example

SmartFactoryKL has become the learning and showcase factory for IBM and its strategic technology in the area of Industrie 4.0 and addresses the full scope of the IBM Industrie 4.0 Reference Architecture. This post presents their use cases that demonstrate a typical Industrie 4.0 project in a public-private initiative.

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Better Price for Data Analyzed and Edge Data Analyzed on the Watson IoT Platform

We are committed to provide the best pricing and services on the Watson Internet of Things Platform. Effective from June 1, 2017, we will offer a lower, tiered pricing model that decreases as volumes increase.

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How to Upgrade from the Lite Plan to Paid Plans in the Watson IoT Platform

The Watson IoT Platform Lite Plan is now offering 500 registered devices, 500 application bindings, and 200MB of each of data exchanged, data analyzed and edge data analyzed free of charge each month.

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IBM at OSCON 2017

IBM at OSCON 2017 May 8-11, 2017 Austin Convention Center Booth 301 Thanks to everybody who stopped by our booth, chatted with our developers, and joined our sessions at OSCON 2017. Keep checking this blog for post-event interviews, and links to the IBM keynote and sessions. If you missed the book signing, get the e-book […]

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Watson IoT Platform disabling TLS 1.0

As part of our commitment to security, Watson IoT Platform will be shortly withdrawing support for TLS 1.0. This helps us align with industry best practices for security and data integrity. The Watson IoT Platform will continue to support TLS 1.1 and 1.2 and clients using TLS 1.0 must upgrade to 1.1 or higher.

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Interested in drones and visual recognition tech? 6 Resources to get you up to speed

The Aero Expo, the Global Show for General Aviation, is running in my hometown Friedrichshafen from today until the weekend. One of the expo and conference topics is drones of the future (AERODrones UAS Expo). Drones or UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) have been and are a hot topic for IBM and its customers. Let me give a brief overview of some interesting work where drones, artificial intelligence, analytics, database systems, Internet of Things (IoT) and the IBM Cloud come together.

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End-to-End IoT Data Pipelines in IBM Bluemix: Introducing the Message Hub Object Storage Bridge

With the advent of sensors in all walks of life, the Internet of Things is on a path to generate the Biggest Big Data our planet has known. How can we successfully harness this ocean of data? We need end-to-end IoT data pipelines that collect, store, and analyze the data. In this blog, we introduce the Message Hub Object Storage bridge and show how it can enable just such an end-to-end IoT data pipeline on IBM Bluemix.

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Whip up a GUI for Geospatial Analytics with this Watson IoT Recipe

Have you ever wished that the Geospatial Analytics service provided a GUI allowing you to graphically define geofencing regions and control the service? Well now you can easily build your own GUI using an easy to follow Watson IoT recipe

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Serverless transformation of IoT data-in-motion with OpenWhisk

OpenWhisk is great for 'serverless' transformations of IoT events, where the custom logic is hosted on a fully managed and elastic cloud platform.

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