IoT Tutorials

These tutorials are step-by-step descriptions that teach you how to build or modify a specific application.

Level 1: Getting Started

  • Selfie This tutorial shows how to take a picture using an available camera and speech synthesis.

  • Selfie with MQTT This tutorial shows how to make an existing application publish data via MQTT.

Level 2: Cloud services

  • Connect to the IBM IOT Foundation This tutorial explains how you can send data into the IBM Internet of Things Foundation. This first part uses the Quickstart service, which does not require to sign up for Bluemix or the IoT Foundation Service.

  • Connect to the IBM IOT Foundation as a Device This tutorial explains how you can send data into the IBM Internet of Things Foundation. This second part registers a device and builds a simple application in the cloud on Node-RED.

  • An Intrusion Detection System via Bluemix and Twitter This tutorial explains how you can use the camera module to detect an intruder, forward the data via HTTP post into Node-RED on Bluemix and forward it from there as a tweet to Twitter.

  • Upload data to Xively This tutorial shows how to upload sensor data to Xively cloud service.

  • Upload data to Airvantage This tutorial shows how to upload sensor data to Airvantage cloud service.

Level 3: Advanced