cheat sheet

Cheat sheet: What is Intelligent Visual Inspection?

Written by Jen Clark and Walker Sherk | March 7, 2018 | Manufacturing

Welcome to this installment of the IBM cheat sheet series: your jargon-busting, straight-talking guide to IoT technologies. Today, we shine a little light on the concept of Intelligent Visual Inspection, and, in particular, the IBM Maximo PQI – Visual Insights solution. Intelligent Visual Inspection 101: vital statistics Name: Intelligent Visual Inspection IBM product / solution: ...read more


Cheat sheet: What is Digital Twin?

Written by Matthew Mikell and Jen Clark | January 4, 2018 | Digital Twin

Ready to start the New Year off with one of the most interesting IoT trends for 2018? Then welcome to the cheat sheet series: your no-jargon guide to all things IoT. In this installment, subject matter expert Matthew Mikell gives us the low down on digital twin. Digital twin: the background When we design machines ...read more


Cheat sheet: What has blockchain to do with the IoT?

Written by Jen Clark | December 14, 2017 | Business

Welcome to this week’s cheat sheet, your guide to the murky mysteries of IoT-related technologies. Our last installment explored the basics of blockchain: a digital ledger where transactions and contracts can be securely recorded and distributed. But what has blockchain to do with the IoT, and how does one help the other? Let’s find out. ...read more


Cheat sheet: what is blockchain?

Written by Jen Clark | November 16, 2017 | Blockchain

This guide is for anyone who has ever nodded politely at the mention of blockchain, while secretly breaking into a cold sweat and praying for a change of subject. I hear you, my friend. Here to help is a no-nonsense, no-jargon explanation of what blockchain entails and what you might use it for. Blockchain in ...read more