Linking drivers and their cars with the road to improve the driving experience

Today's cars are moving data centers with onboard sensors and computers that capture information about the vehicle that can be accessed in real time. IBM IoT for Automotive extends the power of cognitive computing to connected cars, acquiring data from sensors and systems to improve the in-car experience.

See the infographic (PDF,2MB)

Featured solution: Watson IoT for Automotive

Watson IoT for Automotive links drivers and vehicles to the surrounding environment to improve the mobility experience. With IBM Watson IoT for Automotive, you can:

  • Improve product quality and safety, and easily diagnose issues.
  • Increase vehicle availability through condition-based maintenance.
  • Enable connected services that improve the in-vehicle experience.
  • Connect with external data sources to optimize fleet logistics.

See the solution

IoT for Automotive:
helping our clients transform for Industrie 4.0

Partnering with the leading automotive companies in the world to combine decades of expertise and apply the power of cognition to bring better outcomes to manufacturers and consumers everywhere.

Automotive manufacturers and suppliers can optimize production, and diagnose safety and vehicle malfunctions on the road. Stay ahead of costly recalls by understanding product quality and enabling rapid assessment of safety issues.

Estimate your potential savings

Featured products: IBM Prescriptive Maintenance, Quality and Warranty

Maintenance analytics

Quality analytics

Warranty analytics

Automotive companies, telecommunications providers and bold start-ups are developing new revenue streams and loyalty by providing connected apps and services. New services are being consumed not only in vehicles, but also through smartphone apps remotely by consumers.

Retrieve information about the location, movement, and health of vehicles. Leverage map context, driver behavior, and analytic insights data to deliver a better driving experience.

This service is also available as a dedicated or SaaS offering on Softlayer.

Featured solution: IoT for Automotive (connected vehicles)

Learn more

Play / Try

A vast majority of automotive executives believe that non-traditional industry participants will cause the greatest disruption for the auto industry over the next decade.

Many want to deploy new business models aimed at creating new value for consumers to help them navigate their transportation needs.

Featured solution: IBM Watson Internet of Things

Learn more


Contact IBM

Contact IBM