The Internet Of The World

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“ In the next century, planet earth will don an electronic skin. It will use the Internet as a scaffold to support and transmit its sensations. “ - Neil Gross Introduction Connectivity is a basic human need and desire to share information and communicate. Roads connected places, telephone connected people and most recently the Internet connected people and communities around the world. The next big connection the world is going to see is the Internet of Things (ioT) which shall connect many objects which may or may not computers connected to the world. The basic aim of ioT is to make the entire world not only connected, but deeply and widely connected. It can be done if each object is addressable, accessible and actionable. The Internet of Things connects devices and machines such as everyday consumer objects and industrial or transport equipments onto the internet. There are nearly 10 exabytes of data stored over computers worldwide and all over the Internet. Most of it has been typed by human hands or taking a picture or pressing a button. But now people have limited accuracy, time and attention, which means human beings are not very good in capturing data around the world. ioT can provide devices and machines with the ability to capture data which will be more accurate than humans and also reduce load on human beings. Working Devices which are a part of ioT are expected to become active participants in business, information and social processes where they can
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