Verizon, IBM Collaborate on 5G IoT Solutions
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IBM and Verizon have announced a partnership that will focus on 5G technology and Edge Computing to enable the future of Industry 4.0.
The companies have unveiled their plan to combine Verizon’s 5G and Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC) capabilities, IoT devices, and sensors at the edge, and IBM’s expertise in AI, hybrid multi-cloud, edge computing, asset management, and connected operations.
Both companies aim to combine 5G with edge computing to create a “cognitive automation” Artificial Intelligence framework. The platform will recognize natural language and allow autonomous decision making in various scenarios.