IBM IOT Connection Service


IBM IoT Connection Service integrates a bundled set of preselected services to form a public, multitenant SaaS solution on the IBM Cloud framework. This service is being charged per the number of devices connected and makes the ROI calculation and deployment easy due to ready-to-use components.


IBM IOT connection service with the phases of connect, capture, register, analyze, archive...


Connect to your devices

Watson IoT Platform

A secure, smart, scalable platform as the hub of your IoT.

  • Connect ‘things’ to the Connect ‘things’ to the IoT Platform easily and quickly
  • Utilize Secure Gateway to Utilize Secure Gateway to encrypt and authenticate all communication

Capture/Collect the data

Cloudant NoSQL DB

A managed NoSQL database service that captures device measurements and events and stores them for use by real-time applications.

Register the devices automatically

IoT Registration Service

A service to ingest device data and transform that data into meaningful insights – which can optimize processes and guide new product designs.

  • Seamlessly connect devices to users
  • ’Monetize users relationship with devices

Parts of the solution:

  1. IBM Watson™ IoT Platform
  2. IBM IoT Registration Service
  3. Cloudant NoSQL DB
  4. IBM Db2® Warehouse on Cloud
  5. IBM Cloud Object Storage
  6. IBM Cloud App ID
  7. IBM Message Hub for IBM Cloud
  8. IBM Secure Gateway for IBM Cloud
  9. IBM IoT Blockchain Service

Note: Depending on your plan, not all services might be available.

ANALYZE the data

Db2 Warehouse on Cloud

Faster insights through a fully-managed data warehouse in the cloud.

  • Combine business data with device data
  • Lightning-fast query processing
  • Auto schema generation and device data aggregation


Archive the Data

S3 Object Storage

Long-term storage of sensor measurements and events for building better models and powering advanced analytics.

  • Infinitely scalable and fully managed storage
  • Cross-regional and regionally resilient
  • Deep learning

IoT Connection Service: An Integrated “ready to run” Managed Service - What’s Included?

  • SSO
  • The app ID (optional)
  • Message Hub
  • Secure Gateway
  • Node.js (non-production)
  • Integration – DevOps,

Monitoring, Deployment, Configuration

  • API Connect

Value Add

  • Additional Connectivity
  • User Registration, Login
  • Communication, Security
  • Data Lifecycle Management
  • Per-device, device pricing
  • Capacity selection options
  • Developer Edition
  • LOB UI/Data Viz/Rules
  • Data Prep UI
  • Monitoring UI
  • Management, SLA

IoT Connection Service product architecture

Tree graph displaying relationships between IBM Cloud, IoT devices, customer systems and watson iot platform


From most to least expensive classes - industrial, enterprise, consumer sensor class

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