- Author: IBM
- Date of last update: 09/03/2019
This service is the hub for IBM Watson IoT and lets you communicate with and consume data from connected devices and gateways. Use the built-in web console dashboards to monitor your IoT data and analyze it in real time. Then, enhance and customize your IBM Watson IoT Platform experience by building and connecting your own apps by using messaging and REST APIs.
Quickly and securely register and connect your devices and gateways. You can find simple step-by-step instructions for connecting popular devices, sensors, and gateways in our recipes site.
Control what happens to the data that is received from your connected devices. Manage data storage, configure data transformation actions, and integrate with other data services and device platforms.
Analyze in real time
Monitor your real-time device data through rules, analytics, and dashboards. Define rules to monitor conditions and trigger automatic actions that include alerts, email, IFTTT, Node-RED flows, and external services to react quickly to critical changes.
Risk and Security management
Our secure-by-design control capabilities protect the integrity of your IoT solution through secure connectivity and access control for users and applications. Extend the base security with threat intelligence for IoT to visualize critical risks and automate operational responses with policy-driven mitigation actions.
How IoT works