What is the Internet of Things (IoT)?


How do you define the Internet of Things (IoT)?

Depending who you ask, the definition may be a bit ambiguous:

the Internet of Things, a.k.a. IoT, would appear to be a somewhat vague term. However, I’ve found that most people in the industry are very aware of the term and offer a similar response as to what it actually is. People often refer to the cloud when thinking of IoT, and that’s not necessarily wrong. But the cloud is just one component of the IoT

This clip offers a visionary perspective of how it could affect us (please ignore the connected trees bit).

And this infographic demonstrate some important enabling technologies.

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