About the Workshop





First time in Tamil Nadu, Loyola Institute of Technology organizing the one day workshop on IBM Watson IOT – WOW “Whats On Watson” smart village analytics sponsored by IBM and service supported by Object Arena Software Solutions for the benefit of the younger generations.

The main objective is to introduce the world of IBM Watson IOT to the students and make them to realize the importance of automation. Today the world going towards automation, so everyone should know how it will happen with the help of technology.

Date 3rd August 2017
Venue : Loyola Institute of Technology
NH4, Palanchur Nazareth Pet Post, Kuthambakkam, Tamil Nadu 600123
Registration fee : 300/- participant


What is Bluemix ?
Bluemix is an implementation of IBM's Open Cloud Architecture, leveraging Cloud Foundry to enable developers to rapidly build, deploy, and manage their cloud applications, while tapping a growing ecosystem of available services and runtime frameworks.
Create an IBM Bluemix account : https://console.ng.bluemix.net/registration/
What is Watson ?
Watson is an IBM supercomputer that combines artificial intelligence (AI) and sophisticated analytical software for optimal performance as a “question answering” machine. The supercomputer is named for IBM's founder, Thomas J. Watson
What is IOT ?
The internet of things (IoT) is the network of physical devices, vehicles, buildings and other items—embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and network connectivity that enable these objects to collect and exchange data.
What is Smart Villages?
Meaning of “Smart” utilizes sensitive information and communications technology (ICT) remains consistent with the Internet Technologies to address rural challenges. To bifurcate the ideal scenario on the basic occupation of agriculture, the ecosystem control technology and system becomes mature having high level of intelligence. This puts precise significance on efficiency, high-quality, secure and sustainable production of facility agriculture. That makes a glance of a smart irrigation as a smart farming, ultimately converging into a “Smart Village”. This is all about the outsourcing application, technology and wonders of IoT(Internet of Things).
Practice to develop a Hello world App using Bluemix
https://hub.jazz.net/tutorials/jazzeditorjava/
Practice to develop IOT APP using Bluemix
https://developer.ibm.com/recipes/tutorials/build-an-iot-bluemix-app-in-node-js-with-sensors-on-raspberry-pi/