By Karen Lewis on September 1, 2016

IBM and Intel: Teaming up to speed up and simplify IoT development

Intel and IBM are collaborating to provide developers with a complete set of development tools for IoT from the edge to the cloud. Commercial IoT developers can now combine hardware, software, training and starter assets to quickly envision, prototype, test and deploy commercial-grade IoT solutions. Check out the Developer Kit. Here’s how you can get […]

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By Ali Nawab on September 1, 2016

The making of a connected soccer game at Cannes Lions, 2016

On June 20th 2016, on the beach in Cannes, France, The Girls Lounge and two of their partners IBM and AOL were joined by super stars Mia Hamm and Abby Wambach to make a statement: that we win with the power of teamwork. IBM and Kiwi.ai transformed this pick-up game of soccer on the beach in Cannes into an […]

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By Karen Lewis on September 1, 2016

OASIS MQTT IoT is now an ISO/IEC standard

Due to spectacular adoption in the IoT world, MQTT has attained this significant milestone. The MQTT protocol is perfectly positioned to underpin the modern IoT ecosystem, supporting businesses and organizations on the journey towards a connected world. The scrutiny required for international recognition confirms the protocol as a truly open and foundational IoT technology. “MQTT […]

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By Jen Clark on August 31, 2016

IBM and Whirlpool: an innovative partnership

IBM & Whirlpool – designed for innovation In January this year, Whirlpool Corporation announced a collaboration connecting Whirlpool home appliances with IBM Watson Services. We are excited to share a link to the final TV spot on YouTube, which will air during the US Open on Monday, 8/29, on ESPN and ESPN2 and as part […]

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By Karen Lewis on August 31, 2016

ARM® mbed™ IoT Starter Kit

IBM and ARM have worked together to create the ARM® mbed™ IoT Starter Kit. It provides the user with a sleek out of the box experience. See how this kit would be beneficial in making new products and applications integrated in the cloud. Check out the Recipes for this kit and watch the video below.

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By Karen Lewis on August 31, 2016

Creating a new market with the help of IBM Watson IoT Platform

A discussion with James McKenzie, CEO of PhotonStar Heating, ventilation, air conditioning and lighting represent the largest energy costs for businesses and prime targets for suppliers of Smart Building systems. Vendors claim that understanding detailed energy usage patterns and being able to control and manage consumption based on that information will deliver results to the […]

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By Karen Lewis on August 31, 2016

Use Watson IoT Platform and Node-RED to bring a dinosaur to life

Get your dinosaur to roar The IoT is the convergence of the physical and digital worlds, with data being fed to the cloud from different devices for different purposes. The challenge for many developers lies in getting data from their device to a place that they can analyze and respond to this data. Experts in […]

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By Angela Huang on August 31, 2016

Watson IoT and the environment: A connected world. A sustainable planet

The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the approach to a sustainable environment. It is reducing carbon footprints and pollution; enabling us to do more with fewer resources; improving food security; mitigating the adverse impacts of weather and climate change, and changing our behavior based on what our environment and connected world is telling us. […]

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By Chris O'Connor on August 31, 2016

Tapping the IoT to get the greatest value from your assets

For enterprises, each asset is part of a complex, dependent ecosystem. Hidden dependencies across assets pose serious threats to reliability. Given budget limitations, resources need to be prioritized based upon the most business-critical assets and a complete understanding of risk. One of the great advantages of tapping into Internet of Things is it can enable […]

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By Scott Amyx on August 29, 2016

Ready for the disruption from edge computing?

Technology evolves incredibly quickly—it seems that just a few years ago, companies were struggling with the idea of moving part of their operations to the cloud. Now, the cloud is seen as a primary driver of disruption in business, allowing even the smallest, leanest company to have access to incredible processing power and data insights. […]

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By Rod Smith on August 26, 2016

IoT technology in the velodrome: Team USA cycling

Collecting data is not a new phenomenon in the sports world. What has changed is how that data is collected and analyzed. As technology has advanced and evolved, the process of collecting data from elite athletes has been streamlined – going from hours to seconds – and we have access to new levels of detail […]

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By Victoria McClellan on August 26, 2016

John Cohn: 35 years with IBM

For the last 35 years, John Cohn has been an indispensable part of IBM. With over seventy patents and countless contributions to technology, he continues to innovate and promote progression within IBM. His passion for science and engineering enlighten all who will take the time to listen. Within IBM and developer communities, John is a […]

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