IBM and Bosch will be working together on IoT, now Bosch IoT Suite will be available on IBM Bluemix and IBM Watson IoT platforms where their clients can update millions of IoT devices efficiently. “Bosch IoT Rollout,” this service is available for leading device management and cloud-based software updates on Bluemix that is integrated with IBM Watson IoT Platform.
This update by Bosch is an advantage to both clients and Companies for providing scalability, security, privacy and flexibility to connected devices that are innovated and updated very often as per industrial IoT.
Dr. Rainer Kallenbach, CEO of Bosch Software Innovations said “IoT is changing and transforming everything from business to life. Only those companies will succeed that are able to collaborate in ecosystems,” and also told that "Only new ecosystems provide the strategic basis for open platforms and interoperability. Together we will make IoT solution development easier and faster for our customers."
The extension of IoT suite services by Bosch on Bluemix and Watson IoT platform is done for runtime processes and customized application development. Integration with IBM’s Watson IoT capabilities will have a great impact on IoT developers in building IoT devices.
General manager, IBM Watson IoT, Cognitive Engagement and Education, Harriet Green said, "Over the next few years, the Internet of Things will become the biggest source of data on the planet, with billions of connected devices streaming information about their status, their location, and their health.”
For example, auto manufacturers can organize and schedule software updates to millions of vehicles efficiently and securely without getting their vehicles to the workshop.