Internet of Things (IoT)

How IoT technology promises to boost success for Honda

Written by Masahiro Honda | Cloud, IBM Garage, Internet of Things (IoT)...

The auto industry is currently experiencing a major disruption. Hybrid, electric and autonomous vehicles are changing the face of the industry completely. Similarly, customer expectations and behavior are also undergoing a sea change. As part of this paradigm shift, Honda faces competition not just from traditional industry competitors, but also from within the technology domain ...read more


How to delight store shoppers with digital innovation

Written by Cyril Bourgois | AI/Watson, Cloud, Internet of Things (IoT)...

When I shop online, I enjoy the price transparency, the infinite range of products, 24×7 availability and no waiting in line. Still, I sometimes miss the human contact of a brick-and-mortar store where employees help create a warm and lively atmosphere To give customers the best of both worlds, those of us at Groupe Casino ...read more


How to increase productivity and reduce costs with IoT and Maximo

Written by Asim Hussain and Haya Farouq Al-Fulaij | Chemicals & Petroleum, Industrial Products, Internet of Things (IoT)

Slumping oil prices and increasingly difficult-to-extract oil pose a major challenge to companies in the oil and gas industry. At Kuwait Oil Company, one way that we’re pursuing cost optimization is by embracing intelligent, Internet of Things (IoT)-based enterprise asset management (EAM) technology–not just for oil extraction and drilling, but in all our operations. Connecting ...read more


AI and IoT technology help boost water quality in China

Written by Fu Dawei | AI/Watson, Government, Internet of Things (IoT)...

Water is one of the planet’s most precious resources. Yet our waterways in China are under constant threat—from pollution, invasive species, drought and flooding. Many people don’t realize that keeping our water resources safe, clean and usable requires extensive infrastructure and administration at every level of government. Monitoring waterways with streaming video At RichWay Technology ...read more


Healthy aging with help from high-tech AI and IoT

Written by Susann Keohane | AI/Watson, Healthcare, Internet of Things (IoT)

People are living longer, driving the percentage of those over 65 to unprecedented highs. Today, 8.5 percent of people worldwide are aged 65 and over; this will double to nearly 17 percent by 2050. With this coming age wave, there will not be enough resources to continue with current caregiving models. Higher costs and a ...read more


Local Motors steers the future of cognitive, self-driving vehicles

Written by Hugh Palmer | AI/Watson, Automotive, Internet of Things (IoT)

A few years ago, I had an experience traveling through the Washington, D.C. area with my father, who is in a wheelchair. He continually asked me about where we were and what was going on. I could sense that he was nervous about being in a wheelchair in an unfamiliar environment. I knew that I ...read more