Part 4: Developing IoT-enabled Autos: a tsunami of change and leveraging the IoT

Written by Kal Gyimesi | January 11, 2018 | Automotive, Blog

In the first three parts of this series we explained the process transformation that is taking place In IoT-enabled autos. I’ve discussed the emergence of model-based systems engineering (MBSE) and the movement toward the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) in modern engineering practices. The final component driving automotive development forward is the promise of cognitive systems ...read more


Part 3: Developing IoT-enabled autos: a tsunami of change and the journey to cognitive

Written by Kal Gyimesi | January 4, 2018 | Automotive, Blog

In my series on IoT-enabled autos, we’ve already recognized the emergence of model-based systems engineering (MBSE) and the wisdom of using the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) in modern engineering practices. In part three of my series highlighting the ways that automotive product engineering is evolving, we’ll examine the promise of cognitive systems. It’s the final ...read more


Part 2: Speeding to SAFe and developing IoT-enabled autos: a tsunami of change

Written by Kal Gyimesi | January 3, 2018 | Automotive, Blog

Welcome back! Today is part 2 of my series highlighting the ways that  product engineering for IoT-enabled autos must adapt to new methodologies. We’ve discussed how model-based systems engineering (MBSE) is transforming product development across the automotive and virtually every industry. Today we’ll look at another big transformation: the overall speed of engineering and subsequent ...read more


Part 1 Developing IoT-enabled autos: a tsunami of change

Written by Kal Gyimesi | January 2, 2018 | Automotive, Blog

Welcome to 2018! This year will see a continuation of the far-reaching transition that’s underway in the world of complex product engineering. To get you up to “speed” on IoT-enabled autos, I’ve written a four-part series. I’ll highlight the ways that automotive product engineering must adapt to new methodologies if they want to stay competitive ...read more


How AT&T migrated 40,000 users to IBM’s IoT solutions

Written by Luc Hatlestad | December 10, 2017 | Asset Management, Blog, Conferences...

Any telecom provider must always try to avoid network downtime. But to stay competitive these companies also must constantly upgrade their software and systems. So when AT&T decided to migrate more than 40,000 users to comprehensive IBM IoT solutions—to support internal software development and replace its existing disparate solutions—the company knew it was facing a ...read more


Will designing for planned obsolescence make businesses irrelevant?

Written by Luc Hatlestad | November 27, 2017 | Blog, Continuous Engineering, Requirements Management...

For some time now, product manufacturers have been creating their wares with a mission, in part, of planned obsolescence. Whether it’s a household appliance, a cell phone, a TV, or a laptop, consumers have gotten accustomed to buying the latest model every several years, using it to a point of failure, and discarding it in ...read more


Experts frame continuous engineering challenges and opportunities

Written by Luc Hatlestad | November 21, 2017 | Conferences, Continuous Engineering, Events...

A panel of IBM customers kicked off the 2017 Continuous Engineering Summit by discussing the myriad ways IBM solutions are helping them scale and streamline their operations and improve productivity and outcomes. More than 400 IBM customers and partners are gathered for the three-day event in New Orleans to learn more about how continuous engineering ...read more


Watson IoT and embracing the future of health care

Written by Luc Hatlestad | November 17, 2017 | Conferences, Continuous Engineering, Customer Analytics...

Few business sectors have more to gain—or lose—from technological developments than health care. That’s why so many health care organizations find themselves at the forefront of the intriguing possibilities that Watson IoT-enabled solutions can provide. Kaiser Permanente’s Andrew Hendl detailed these possibilities on day one of the 2017 IBM Continuous Engineering Summit in New Orleans. ...read more


The IBM QuickBYTES Interview: Datamato

Written by Luc Hatlestad | November 17, 2017 | Conferences, Continuous Engineering, Events...

Ahead of this week’s Watson IoT Continuous Engineering Summit 2017 (November 15-17 in New Orleans), we’re asking attendees for some thoughts about the event and the latest technology trends.   What are you most looking forward to at the CE Summit this year? Networking. Grabbing an opportunity to mix and mingle with technology experts, IBM ...read more


IoT for Insurance: Tech savvy homeowners disconnected from insurers

Written by Matthew Mikell | November 15, 2017 | Blog, Home

What do home buyers understand that their insurance companies don’t? Most Americans have begun investing in forms of ‘smart’ technology for their homes. A recent poll from HIS Markit found that last year 80 million smart home devices were delivered worldwide with an additional 130 million smart home devices expected to be shipped this year. ...read more


The IBM QuickBYTES interview: Combitech AB/Saab

Written by Luc Hatlestad | November 10, 2017 | Conferences, Continuous Engineering, Events...

Ahead of next week’s Watson IoT Continuous Engineering Summit 2017 (November 15-17 in New Orleans), we’re asking attendees for some thoughts about the event and the latest technology trends. What are you most looking forward to at the CE Summit this year? As newcomer to this community, I’m hoping to learn about the frontier areas ...read more


The IBM QuickBYTES interview: LORD Corporation

Written by Luc Hatlestad | November 10, 2017 | Conferences, Continuous Engineering, Events...

Ahead of next week’s Watson IoT Continuous Engineering Summit 2017 (November 15-17 in New Orleans), we’re asking attendees for some thoughts about the event and the latest technology trends. What are you most looking forward to at the CE Summit this year? This will be my first time at an IBM Continuous Engineering Summit. I ...read more