Building a New App in 8 Days: Tracking COVID-19 with the Weather Company


Millions of consumers and businesses depend on The Weather Company, an IBM Business, for information that drives their decision making. In efforts to continuously keep their users safe and deliver innovation The Weather Company migrated it’s operations to the IBM Cloud. This has empowered the creation of an informational hub for the COVID-19 crisis. Enabling users to track outbreaks in the US down to the country level. The infrastructure has allowed them to control costs, maximize performance and innovate rapidly. You'll come away from this session with a greater comprehension of how you can harness the collective power of the IBM Cloud and Watson to generate indispensable experiences for you and your customers.


Sheri Bachstein

Vice President and Global Head of Consumer Business, The Weather Company, IBM

Chris Hill

VP, Chief Information and Technology Officer - IBM Watson Media and Weather, IBM