Watson IoT

Your CIO and Engineering Manager want you to attend this MBSE webinar

Written by Mark Kovich | July 22, 2019 | Engineering, Events, Systems Engineering

On July 31, please join me for a special webinar that is part of the continuing IBM Engineering Academy Comes To You series. ...read more


Accelerating Automotive Industry Compliance

Written by Michael Halder | April 11, 2019 | Engineering, Events, Events

Imagine what it would be like to have an automotive engineering solution that combines the expertise of leading OEMs and suppliers in one step. Ensuring compliance with existing industry standards would become a by-product of best practices instead of a dedicated task. This vision is becoming a reality with the help of IBM’s Engineering Lifecycle ...read more


The Evolution of the Engineering Value Chain

Written by Dibbe Edwards | April 4, 2019 | Engineering, Events

The concept of a “supply chain” is common across many industries: a collaboration between an organization and its suppliers to deliver a product. Historically, supply chains focused on the production aspects and physical attributes of a product. They were simple and linear, with material requests cascading from the primary organization to its suppliers and to their sub suppliers, ...read more


Want to optimize your engineering lifecycle? Come to IoT Exchange to learn how

Written by Dibbe Edwards | March 13, 2019 | Conferences, Systems Engineering

Today's systems engineers are facing mounting pressures to overcome data complexity to stay competitive. The IoT Exchange event in Orlando, 24-26, April 2019 will feature a specialized Engineering Academy that addresses data complexity, leveraging AI and Agile, to optimize the development lifecycle. This new conference combines the best elements of the Agile and Engineering conferences you may have previously attended. ...read more


Industrial “Things” Produce “Industrial-Sized” Outcomes

Written by Kareem Yusuf, Ph.D | September 24, 2018 | Blog, Buildings, Manufacturing...

Companies are instrumenting and connecting their industrial equipment, buildings and facilities, and vehicles with billions of sensors to create what is known as the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). The Industrial Internet of Things is generating exponential amounts of data that is creating opportunities to identify patterns that unlock new ways of working and new ...read more


Get connected and learn how to drive your own digital transformation in our new series

Written by Chris O'Connor | July 17, 2018 | Blog

2017 was the year of transformation, with almost every industry investing in IoT. At the end of the year, I wrote a forward-looking blog on the Top 5 IoT trends transforming business in 2018. And “cognitive computing” was on the list because IoT is one of the primary drivers of digital transformation this year and ...read more


Fitly SmartPlate receives funding from Arrow & Indiegogo

Written by Karen Lewis | July 7, 2017 | Sport and fitness

Following on from a previous story about Fitly SmartPlate – a calorie tracking device which uses Watson IoT Platform, we’re pleased to learn that on Wednesday  July 5, Indiegogo and partner Arrow announced SmartPlate is to be on the receiving end of $100,000 in flash funding. Taking on ‘portion distortion’ Studies show even health-conscious eaters ...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


EAM: manage assets and profitability

Written by Archana Leo | June 20, 2017 | Asset Management

Organizations in the asset intensive industries are faced with a daunting question, “How do we maximize the value of assets through their lifecycle?” In fact, in a recent survey of asset managers worldwide, more than 75 percent of respondents cited system reliability as the fundamental reason to invest in enterprise asset management. Technology is one ...read more


Four ways to optimize your maintenance and service scheduling

Written by Vikul Banta | May 22, 2017 | Asset Management

Today, even advanced businesses are using the wrong tools for the job when it comes to scheduling their maintenance and service workers. Planning and scheduling often still takes place on post-it notes, and complex projects are often managed in Excel spreadsheets — with work divided up by supervisors based on gut feel. Critical factors like ...read more


Security of IoT: 5 indisputable facts

Written by Hannah Merry | May 5, 2017 | Security

The Internet of Things (IoT) continues to become more embedded in our everyday lives, adding value to business and augmenting society for human and environmental gain. As we become more dependent on IoT it is important we prioritize cyber security to protect our investments and competitive advantages for businesses and for individuals across the globe. ...read more


Digital transformation and the adoption of cognitive manufacturing

Written by Karen Lewis | May 3, 2017 | Asset Management

An emerging group of manufacturers is integrating analytics, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and cognitive computing with production to increase flexibility, speed and quality. Adopters of cognitive manufacturing are both moving aggressively to implement new technologies, and importantly, using a strategy to guide their efforts. Many organizations are experiencing a cognitive transformation now. According to ...read more