Cognitive IoT is the use of cognitive computing technologies in combination with data generated by connected devices and the actions those devices can perform.
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What is Bluemix
The cloud platform powered by the world’s most popular open source projects
Products on Bluemix
Data and analytics
Internet of Things
Bluemix and Internet of Things
Experience a fully managed, cloud-hosted service designed to simplify and derive value from your IoT devices. See how companies are using Watson Internet of Things to transform their business from the inside out.
How it all fits together
Connect your device, send data to our cloud, set up and manage your devices, and use APIs to connect apps to your device data.
Start with your device – whether it’s a sensor, gateway, or something else – and let us help you connect it with one of our recipes.
MQTT and HTTP
Your device data is always secure when you connect to the cloud using open, lightweight MQTT messaging protocol or HTTP.
IBM Watson IoT Platform
The hub of the IBM IoT approach – set up and manage your connected devices so your apps can access live and historical data.
REST and real-time APIs
Use our secure APIs to connect your apps with data from your devices.
Your application and analytics
Create applications within IBM Bluemix, another cloud, or your own servers to interpret data.
How much will it (IBM Watson IoT Platform) cost?
The IBM Watson IoT Platform charges on three metrics.
The average number of devices you connect over the month. You get 20 free devices a month with each plan.
The amount of data that devices exchange with the IBM Watson IoT Platform and associated applications.
You get free 100 MB data traffic a month with each plan (equivalent to 50,000 messages)
*assuming an average message size of 200 bytes
The amount of data stored in a historical database.
You get 1 GB free storage a month with each plan
Updated 20 September 2016, 24 March 2016