Build a secure IoT healthcare solution with IBM Cloud

Data sharing from a heart-monitoring sensor device with IBM Integration Bus

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Supal Chowdhury, Subrata Saha, and Subhrashis Ganguly

Date archived: May 13, 2019 | First published: March 14, 2016

Using the Internet of Things (IoT) for healthcare solutions poses significant security challenges in data privacy, safety, governance, and trust. IBM® Watson IoT Platform provides a secure way to connect devices and applications to the cloud. This article describes an example solution that uses Watson IoT Platform services and IBM Integration Bus Healthcare Pack. It explains how a heart-monitoring sensor device that is connected to an Android™ app can capture and securely transmit data to an on-premises database for evaluation by a physician.

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Zone=Middleware, Cloud computing, Internet of Things
ArticleTitle=Build a secure IoT healthcare solution with IBM Cloud