Innovation at the speed of digital: Enabling new products and services through IoT ecosystems

Written by Victoria McClellan | January 6, 2017 | Conferences

At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the changes happening in the digital world are self-evident. From VR (virtual reality) to self- driving shuttles, the technology showcased could not have been dreamed up even ten years ago. As connected devices become an integral part of the everyday, it will be harder and harder to keep pace more

Where’s my stuff? How location and IoT play well together

Written by Karen Lewis | October 21, 2016 | Article

Ever wondered how to track small, high-value devices where there might be varying strengths of Wi-Fi, GPS, and cell tower signal? At its heart, the core value from IoT stems from data. A lot of people refer to data as the new gold but the reality is it’s the new oil. When oil comes out more

The anatomy of an IoT solution: Oil, data and the humble washing machine

Written by Dave Locke and Karen Lewis | October 17, 2016 | Home

A lot of people think about data as the new gold, but a better analogy is data is the new oil. When oil comes out of the ground it is raw, it has intrinsic value but until that oil is refined into petrol and diesel, its true value is not gained. Data from sensors is more

Connect 30 IoT devices in 30 days? Now you can

Written by Karen Lewis | October 12, 2016 | Interview

Overcome your IoT implementation speed bumps with a Connect & Visualize Approach. Persistent Systems is a product engineering services company that has been in business for 25 years. Last week I sat down with Persistent Systems to gain some insight into some of the trends they’ve seen in enterprise IoT implementations, and to learn more more

Good things come in threes with Watson IoT and Avnet

Written by Karen Lewis | October 10, 2016 | Blog

The connection of the physical and digital worlds makes it easier to innovate around new products, services and processes, as well as keep up with competitors. Inexpensive sensors, ease of connectivity, and ubiquitous storage and processing power are fueling a connected world. But to take advantage, organizations must quickly and continuously refine their business models, more

Meet ecosystem builder and master connector of silicon to the cloud, Dave Locke

Written by Karen Lewis | September 2, 2016 | Interview

Last week I had the pleasure of meeting up with Dave Locke in the IBM Hursley Innovation Center.  Dave Locke is one of the master ecosystem builders – working in the IBM Watson IoT Business Unit.  Dave’s main day job is helping to build out the Watson IoT ecosystem of partners – which includes companies more

IBM and AT&T partner to help developers build IoT solutions

Written by Karen Lewis | September 2, 2016 | Blog

Learn how IBM and AT&T are partnering to empower IoT developers. IoT has opened up a world of possibilities, yet such technology has also created a wide array of challenges for businesses. Learn how IBM and AT&T can help you gain insights and improve productivity. Read how AT&T are bring new enhancements to the Watson more

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

Written by Karen Lewis | September 1, 2016 | Blog

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 more

ARM® mbed™ IoT Starter Kit

Written by Karen Lewis | August 31, 2016 | Blog

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. more

IBM and AT&T join forces in the IoT

Written by Liza Cooper | July 13, 2016 | Article, Blog

IBM and AT&T team up to create robust IoT solutions. This collaboration will provide deeper insights from data collected from connected devices. This partnership will bring forth a fully integrated solution that will provide access to powerful design tools, global connectivity, advance analytics, and cognitive services for analyzing IoT data. These features will help to more