IBM’s public commitment to the Internet of Things is a smart move for a company that touts solutions for a “Smarter Planet.” Indeed, previous work with Smarter Planet initiatives can be expected to give IBM a head start in the IoT space.
Streaming analytics is becoming ubiquitous as data streams from a range of sources, including the Internet of Things, are now mainstream. Although streaming analytics is not a new technology, it is well suited for today’s real-time, low-latency business and consumer applications. And today’s data
The smart, connected products that make up the Internet of Things are often distributed to global markets. Customers want a product that's just right for them. That demand means creating many product variants—which can be a big headache for product developers. See how a holistic approach offers
Engineering connected products is an increasingly complex proposition for exploiting interconnected data sources and shaping the Internet of Things. Learn more about continuous engineering and how it offers an advanced process for developing connected products that comprises unlocking engineering
Because the amount of IoT data generated, collected and subjected to deep analysis is already measured in exabytes, with no end in sight, IoT technologies and strategies must be able to deliver actionable intelligence from IoT data. So it should come as no surprise that software-defined clouds,
If you want to create apps for the Internet of Things, you need the proper ingredients. A tasty combination of collaboration and open platforms are readily available to help anyone easily concoct apps that appeal to even the most discerning end users.
Usage-based insurance and its pricing model variants for setting rates and billing insured drivers capitalizes on the opportunity afforded by Internet of Things sensor data and advanced, real-time analytics. But in addition to billing and rates, UBI can be applied as a force for good that can help
Weather can be a critical factor in everything from retail sales to hedge funds to your utility bill; indeed, weather plays a very big part in our economy. And nowhere is weather more important than in the area of emergency management.
The Internet of Things industry is now moving beyond the hype to create real value for companies that deploy it—and revenues for companies that sell Internet of Things solutions. Today, companies that are still struggling to develop monetization models, as well as companies still in the hype stage
How can you achieve the benefits of agile product development? Doing so requires that you make agile work across new areas of your organization—non-software disciplines whose practitioners have probably either never heard of agile or never thought it relevant to them. But there’s good news: Agile
The age-old process of selling through third parties may be upended. Thanks to the Internet of Things, manufacturers can forge new relationships directly with customers, capture that data and keep it for their own use.
The Internet of Things (IoT) has made swift strides recently, but it’s still hampered by communication barriers between disparate devices. Enter open standards, which promise to finally connect the IoT in ways that allow everyone to benefit from the wealth of data it generates.
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Along with enormous opportunities, the Internet of Things can also offer development roadblocks and costly failures thanks to its complexity. Fortunately, managing IoT product development processes can help reduce barriers to ultimate productivity.