Transform government using IoT, AI and analytics

Harnessing the power of IoT: how the Internet of Things can transform federal operations and citizen services


With Watson IoT Platform, you can solve your toughest challenges. Stay ahead of the curve, enable emerging technologies, secure resources, and better serve constituents.


Manage complexity and increase quality with continuous engineering solutions that deliver capabilities to help engineers build the smart, connected IoT capabilities that support transformation


Optimize government operations and assets with IoT solutions that predict issues, improve reliability, reduce downtime, and lower maintenance costs


Engage citizens in new ways to improve the effectiveness of a connected government at the federal, state, local and international levels

Solutions for federal services

Navigate engineering complexities, ensure asset readiness, optimize resource management, and engage with the world in new ways

Continuous engineering for aerospace and defense

Keep aerospace and defense costs and risk low while meeting federal compliance requirements with Watson IoT™ 

Military readiness

The U.S. military’s ability to perform required missions relies on personnel, equipment readiness and performance

Enterprise asset management

Gain insights from IoT to extend the useful life of equipment and assets. Improve labor utilization, reduce inventory, and find the optimum balance between maintenance and operations.

Facilities management

An integrated workplace management system (IWMS) that combines data from sensors and equipment with powerful analytics to optimize your buildings' operations

Product development

Employ continuous engineering principles to deliver smart, connected products and systems to innovate in the face of complexity

Visual inspection

Apply data insights to reduce warranty and inspection costs, while detecting and resolving quality issues much faster

Improve water analytics and operations

Predictive analytics that help make sense of data deluge and engages citizens to collaborate across water operations

Client success


US Army

LOGSA program awards IBM® a contract for logistics and vehicle health


NASA turns to Watson IoT for virtual reality and cognitive computing for planetary exploration


KONE is using Watson IoT Platform to connect, remotely monitor and optimize millions of elevators, escalators, doors and turnstiles in buildings worldwide

Port of Rotterdam

IoT helps turn the Port of Rotterdam into the “world’s smartest port”


Cognitive insights to improve quality, security, and availability of service for millions of daily SNCF passengers

DC Water

See how Maximo® helped DC Water save over USD 1 million making smarter asset deployment decisions — all while driving better outcomes for their customers

Welgevonden Game Reserve

Watson IoT journeys to South Africa to help save endangered rhinos with intelligent tracking capabilities to take on the fight against poaching

Northstar Bluescope

IoT data boosts worker safety in extreme environments that could include toxic gas, open flames and high heat

Core products


IBM IoT Equipment Advisor

Improves the availability and performance of equipment by consuming varied sources of data to provide insights for problem diagnosis and repair

IBM Rational DOORS

Achieve consensus and visibility across software and product development lifecycles through collaborative requirements management

IBM IoT Continuous Engineering

Engineering solutions that deliver capabilities to help engineers build the smart, connected IoT products that support business transformation

IBM Maximo Asset Management

Leverage the power of IBM Maximo – on premises or in the cloud – to streamline maintenance and extend the lifecycle of your assets

IBM Prescriptive Maintenance on Cloud

Identify and manage asset reliability risks that could adversely affect plant or business operations


IBM TRIRIGA® standardizes real estate and operations data and provides workflow and automation solutions to drive efficiency

IBM Rational Team Concert

Improve predictability and agility with one tool to collaborate across teams, manage code, and run standups, plan sprints and track progress

IBM Visual Inspection for Quality

IBM Visual Inspection for Quality helps identify and manage product defects through cognitive visual inspection to reduce manufacturing labor costs, and improve process throughput and product quality



The cognitive drone and the promise of IoT

IBM Watson IoT partners with drone operators to provide safe access to remote or dangerous locations

Future of Government Services in Munich IBM IoT Center

Connected government services unveiled in IBM government industry lab showcase

Increase military asset readiness with cognitive technology

Ensure uptime and optimal performance for military equipment

National Defense magazine

U.S. Army using IBM Watson to maintain its fleet of vehicles