Helen Chou

July 6, 2017

Internet of Things – 4 getting started guides

We are excited to introduce the Getting Started guides for Watson IoT Platform. These guides demonstrate Watson IoT Platform best practices and help you develop a ready-for-production end-to-end IoT prototype system. The sample code in the guides can be scaled, secured, integrated with systems, fitting right into developers’ devOps development and build processes. Within the guides, there are additional links to task-specific documentations, API docs, client libraries (SDKs), and additional training materials.

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June 26, 2017

IoT Platform Widget Library – Rapidly Build Application User Interface with Real-Time Data

The IoT Widget Library allows developers to rapidly build an user interface for their IoT application, processing real time data from the physical and simulated devices. This library, written in HTML 5, can be embedded in major UI frameworks, including Angular JS, React/Redux, Polymer, and HTML 5.

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May 30, 2017

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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April 20, 2017

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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March 21, 2017

Free Quota Increase in Watson Internet of Things Platform Lite Plan

The Watson Internet of Things Platform Lite Plan new quota is now live! Free of charge, you get:

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December 15, 2016

Watson IoT Platform Removing Bronze, Silver and Gold Plans

The Watson Internet of Things (IoT) Platform will remove the Bronze, Silver and Gold Plans by December 31, 2017. If you're currently on any of these plans, please take three steps (yes only three!) to change to the Standard Plan.

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December 6, 2016

Watson IoT Platform Free Plan will be renamed as the Lite Plan

The Watson Internet of Things (IoT) Platform “Free Plan” will be renamed as the “Lite Plan” on January 4, 2017.

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November 11, 2016

Watson Internet of Things Platform Available in China

IBM has partnered with 21Vianet to launch Bluemix in China. This partnership has expanded to provide Watson Internet of Things (IoT) Platform, Blockchain and advanced cloud data services on the IBM Bluemix Platform.

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September 13, 2016

Better Pricing and Better Standard Plan on Watson IoT Platform

As industries are increasing their IoT adoption, we are introducing a better Watson Internet of Things Platform, and new pricing to make your IoT solutions even more cost effective. Effective September 16, 2016, our new Standard Plan for the Watson IoT Platform will include metrics for Data Exchanged, Data Analyzed, and Edge Data Analyzed. Each of these three services has 100 MB for free every month.

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