Systems Engineering

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


The Genius of Customers: Innovation

Written by Deon Newman | November 15, 2017 | Continuous Engineering, Events, Robotics...

The Genius of Things. It’s the perfect title for four global events we hosted in September and October. There, we brought partners, customers and IBMers together in Mumbai, Shanghai, Boston and Dubai. In four cities, with 2,100+ attendees, we were honored by the 80 clients who spoke on our behalf. So many amazing stories! That’s ...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


What “software everywhere” means for IoT product development

Written by Chris O'Connor | October 20, 2017 | Business, Connected Software, Continuous Engineering...

The connected world of today means that software is everywhere. Your home, your car, your workplace — anywhere you go, software is running in the background. It’s all powered by trillions of lines of code and complex systems. Think about this: a high-end car has more lines of code than an F-35 Fighter Jet…100 million! ...read more


IBM builds radical new Quantum Computing platforms

Written by Scott Amyx | July 3, 2017 | Continuous Engineering, Systems Engineering

IBM recently took more than a leap in the quantum computing world by unveiling its two powerful computing platforms. Of these two, the first platform is the 16-qubit Quantum Experience universal computer. The other offering, which is going to form the core of its IBM Q commercial system, is a 17-qubit commercial processor prototype.This vastly ...read more


Manufacturing executives: your cloud moment

Written by Matthew Mikell | June 8, 2017 | Automotive, Continuous Engineering, Digital Twin...

Remember when software was sold, shipped and installed from boxes of disks and documentation? The shift to cloud, and specifically Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) delivery, changed that; it also changed the way software was designed, priced, sold, and licensed. While many software vendors fought the demand for cloud services, its disruption also came with unique benefits. Ultimately ...read more


Digital Twin with Watson IoT

Written by Karen Lewis | April 27, 2017 | Continuous Engineering, Systems Engineering

Here in the IBM Booth at Hannover Messe, we had a few minutes to speak to Matthias Falk from IBM Watson IoT about Digital Twin. IBM Digital Twin uses Watson IoT to marry the physical and digital worlds by bringing together various ‘digital threads’ and data streams that can be tailored to the needs of ...read more


Did you know IBM does Aviation Maintenance?

Written by Anna O'Brien | April 24, 2017 | Asset Management, Continuous Engineering, Systems Engineering

If you are really being honest, you will answer that question in the negative. But, IBM does maintenance/enterprise asset management, Maximo for Aviation is built on the highest rated maintenance/EAM platform in the world – Maximo. “Maximo solutions are well proven in the industry, as they have had the leading overall market share in their ...read more