This lab shows you how to connect a device to the Watson IoT platform and to create a Node-RED application that reacts to events from the device.


If you’re new to Node-RED, complete the course Node-RED: basics to bots.

You need the following items:

  • IBM Bluemix account
  • Texas Instruments SensorTag
  • Mobile phone or tablet
  • A running instance of a Node-RED application with the Watson Speech to Text service connected