The Internet Of Things ( Iot )

982 WordsApr 20, 20164 Pages
Executive Summary Technology is quickly changing the way we interact with the world around us. The Internet of Things (IoT) refers to the ability of physical objects to connect to the Internet and to send and receive data. Introduction The Internet of Things (IoT). The IoT concept is difficult to define precisely. IoT can be define as the network of physical objects are embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and network connectivity that enables these items to gather and exchange data. Another definition for IoT is interrelated computing devices, mechanical and digital machines, objects, animals or people that are provided with unique identifiers and the ability to transfer data over a network without requiring human-to-human or human-to-computer interaction in order to complete a system. In the Internet of Things, one things can be insulin pump that has the ability to send a record of person glucose levels. It also can be other natural or manmade item that can be assigned an IP address and has the ability to exchange data over a network or the Internet. Many of IoT practical technology applications can be found in industries such as precision agriculture, building management, healthcare, energy and transportation. Some examples of IoT are wearables, a smart home, medication dispensing service, embedded data collector, and a smart waste and recycling system In this report, I will focus on IoT devices that are sold to or used by consumers. Some of these devices
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