IoT solutions
Compose and extend apps that take advantage of data and analytics from your connected devices and sensors
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IoT and IBM Cloud® are creating opportunities for growth

The Internet of Things (IoT) is the billions of physical devices around the world that are now connected to the internet, all collecting and sharing data.

By combining IoT data with IBM Cloud technologies, business can extract valuable insights to improve virtually every aspect of their operations and enable innovative, new business models.


Your device or gateway

Start with your device and connect it with an IBM Cloud recipe.


Connect to the IBM Cloud using open, lightweight MQTT or HTTP. 

IBM Watson® IoT Platform

Manage connected devices so your apps can access live and historical data.

REST and real-time APIs

Use highly-secure APIs to connect your apps with data from your devices.

Your application and analytics

Create analytic apps in the IBM Cloud, another cloud or your own servers.

Use cases

Start small, scale fast

Connect, collect and start processing IoT data quickly and easily with the IBM Watson IoT® Platform.

Value from your IoT data
Visualize, analyze and act

Take advantage of the analytics service for visualization and AI-driven analytics in the cloud.

Data management and IoT
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Enterprise asset management

Maintain visibility and control of intelligent assets in your operations with IoT and AI.

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Facilities management

Reimagine space to meet ever-changing needs across your real estate and facilities.

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Systems engineering

Scale your engineering processes across the product lifecycle with AI-driven insights.

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Case studies

SilverHook Powerboats With Watson IoT Platform, SilverHook Powerboats  could run real-time diagnostic analytics on boats traveling at high speeds. Learn more

Sugar Creek Brewery This brewery used AI technology from IBM to improve their processes and minimize waste. Learn more (01:33)

L’Oreal By applying Watson IoT to their manufacturing shops, L’Oreal was able to maximize flexibility, agility and product quality. Learn more (03:10)


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