Articles & Tutorials
7 key concepts and skills for getting started with IoT
The technologies involved in developing IoT applications are rapidly evolving. Developers should be prepared to cultivate a diverse set of skills, and be agile and willing to adapt to new processes, platforms and tools.
Choosing the best hardware for your next IoT project
Use this hardware guide to determine which hardware to use when prototyping and developing IoT projects.
Connecting all the things in the Internet of Things
Use this guide to select network technologies to solve your IoT networking challenges.
Getting to know MQTT
In this article, learn why MQTT is one of the best network protocols for the Internet of Things
Machine learning, product recommendations, and IoT… Oh my!
Lisa Seacat DeLuca explains how machine learning can be used to generate personalized product recommendations, working with open tech like Apache Mahout, Apache Spark, and NFC or RFID technology.
Machine learning is fundamental for building cognitive IoT apps
Explore machine learning and deep learning in this blog post. If you want to dig deeper into deep learning, read Romeo's latest developerWorks article.
Which asset maintenance strategy should you be using?
Learn how you can move from predictive maintenance to prescriptive maintenance with Maximo Asset Health Insights. (For an overview of asset management, read this blog post: "How to get meaningful insight from your assets." You can then check out this developerWorks tutorial that shows you how to connect sensors to a NodeMCU board and then use Watson IoT Platform to receive and send data over to Maximo Asset Health Insights.
New IoT security podcast series
This blog post summarizes the five-part podcast series that examines the facts that should be considered by individuals and companies when building and deploying IoT devices and solutions.
developerWorks newsblast: Blockchain for royalties, IoT, edge analytics.
developerWorks Live webcast: Build an SMS-based Magic 8 Ball App with Node-RED.
In the News
Watson IoT Platform arrives in Frankfurt
Watson IoT Platform has been added to the extensive catalog of Bluemix services that are hosted in the Frankfurt data center for European developers.
This gadget makes any room 'smart'
Researchers have developed a single device that, when plugged in to a power socket, can make any room a “smart” part of the Internet of Things.
DataWorks Summit 2017 - San Jose, CA
June 13-15, 2017
Live Slam '17: Internet of Things Conference (an IoT Slam production)
June 21-22, 2017