ABB, IBM Partner to Develop New Industrial Artificial Intelligence Solutions

ABB Ltd and IBM said Tuesday that they have entered into a strategic collaboration to develop a new suite of solutions that will address some of their biggest industrial challenges, such as improving quality control, reducing downtime and increasing speed and yield of industrial processes.

The collaboration will bring together ABB’s industry leading digital offering, ABB Ability , and IBM Watson Internet of Things cognitive capabilities. Customers will benefit from ABB’s domain knowledge and portfolio of digital solutions combined with IBM’s expertise in artificial intelligence and machine learning as well as different industry verticals. The first two joint industry solutions powered by ABB Ability and Watson will bring real-time cognitive insights to the factory floor and smart grids.

By Celina Yao