Will Reilly

The open world of IoT: opportunities and challenges for engineers

Written by Will Reilly | November 16, 2016 | Blog

On Tuesday, 15 November morning 400 clients, partners and IBMers climbed aboard The Queen Mary, moored in Long Beach, California, to begin three days of discussion, debate and demonstration of how the Internet of Things is shaking up the product design and engineering profession. The attendees were joining The IBM Continuous Engineering for the Internet ...read more

Drones aren’t grounded – decisions on the fly with Watson

Written by Will Reilly | November 11, 2016 | Platform

Drones have really fired our imaginations in the last couple of years. When Amazon announced it was investigating using them for home delivery we all started to envisage a future with thousands of them zipping around us all the time carrying books, clothes, tea bags and all the other stuff we buy online. And as ...read more

The future of IoT: reflecting on a week at World of Watson

Written by Will Reilly | November 7, 2016 | Blog

IoT and Watson The Internet of Things (IoT) all starts with the ‘thing’ – a car, a thermostat, a toaster, a watch, a plane, a building.  One of the aspects of IoT that I love the most is how tangible it is.  We use things every day all the time They are a fundamental part ...read more