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Bret Greenstein
Vice President, Watson Internet of Things Platform, IBM

Bret Greenstein has over 27 years of technology and leadership experience in all aspects of IBM's business, from hardware to software to service delivery and business transformation.  He is responsible for the IBM's Internet of Things portfolio of solutions, which includes Continuous Engineering, Asset & Facilities Management, as well as IoT Device Messaging.  Bret and his team help industrial clients around the world to Design, Build, and Operation smart, connected things through software solutions and industry expertise, and to leverage the Internet of Things to drive true business model innovation.

Getting started with Watson IoT is as easy as Pi

Getting started with Watson IoT is as easy as Pi

February 29, 2016 | by Bret Greenstein, Vice President, Watson Internet of Things Platform, IBM
With millions sold worldwide, Raspberry Pi has fueled the maker culture and has become a symbol for creativity and innovation for the Internet of Things (IoT). The IBM Watson IoT Platform is the world's most powerful Cognitive IoT Platform, and it supports the newest Raspberry Pi out of the box.
The IBM Watson IoT Platform has an enhanced integration with Jasper, IFTTT, Node-RED and Raspberry Pi

The IBM Watson IoT Platform has an enhanced integration with Jasper, IFTTT, Node-RED and Raspberry Pi

January 25, 2016 | by Bret Greenstein, Vice President, Watson Internet of Things Platform, IBM
The IBM Watson IoT Platform has an enhanced integration with leading Internet of Things (IoT) providers: the Jasper Technologies, IFTTT, Node-RED, and Raspberry Pi. These recent collaborations allow IoT Foundation, IoT Real-Time Insights and Watson to help transform the cognitive IoT movement.
The weather: More than just a conversation starter

The weather: More than just a conversation starter

December 14, 2015 | by Bret Greenstein, Vice President, Watson Internet of Things Platform, IBM
Today, weather is big business—and big data. What’s more, weather data can now be used in conjunction with critical business data originating from the Internet of Things to inform decisions about how to staff stores, reroute vehicles or shift pricing as forecasts change.
The Internet of Things: Intelligent, instrumented, interconnected and in real time

The Internet of Things: Intelligent, instrumented, interconnected and in real time

October 20, 2015 | by Bret Greenstein, Vice President, Watson Internet of Things Platform, IBM
In a world built on sensors, businesses that want to act on data at scale require analytics solutions capable of gaining insights from data in real time, allowing them to make the right decision at the right time.
The Internet of Things and the risks of remote controls

The Internet of Things and the risks of remote controls

September 24, 2015 | by Bret Greenstein, Vice President, Watson Internet of Things Platform, IBM
In our world of ever more connected devices, remote control is poised to bring significant benefits but also poses great risk. Whether installing firmware updates or guarding against unauthorized access, manufacturers must design their devices to ensure both safety and security.
The Internet of Things rocks the Museum of Natural History

The Internet of Things rocks the Museum of Natural History

April 16, 2015 | by Bret Greenstein, Vice President, Watson Internet of Things Platform, IBM
IBM hosted a signature moment event at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City on April 9, 2015. The event showcased some exciting announcements around the Internet of Things solutions and was received very favorably by all in attendance.