IBM launches new cloud service for Internet of Things

Thursday 16 October 2014 | 08:49 CET | News
IBM has unveiled a new cloud-based platform-as-a-service to enable developers to facilitate connection to internet-connected devices. The new service, dubbed IBM Internet of Things Foundation, is hosted on IBM SoftLayer and the company itself describes it as an extension of its existing Bluemix platform for building, managing, and running applications for the web, mobile, big data and smart devices. IBM also announced plans to form a partner programme for IoT, along with a set of certified instructions, or recipes, for connecting devices, sensors and gateways from a variety of its partners.

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