- The Internet of Things, also called The Internet of Objects, refers to a wireless network between objects, usually the network will be wireless and self configuring, such as household appliances.
- By embedding short-range mobile transceivers into a wide array of additional gadgets and everyday items, enabling new forms of communication between people and things, and between things themselves.
- The term “Internet of Things” has come to describe a number of technologies and research disciplines that enable the Internet to reach out into the real world of physical objects.
- “Things having identities and virtual personalities operating in smart spaces using intelligent interfaces to connect and communicate within social, environmental, and user contexts”.
IoT in 2020
In Short : “From any time ,any place connectivity for anyone, we will now have connectivity for anything!”
- 1997, “The Internet of Things” is the seventh in the series of ITU Internet Reports originally launched in 1997 under the title “Challenges to the Network”.
- 1999, Auto-ID Center founded in MIT – Keven Ashton
- 2003, EPC Global founded in MIT
- 2005, Four important technologies of the internet of things was proposed in WSIS conference.
- 2008, First international conference of internet of things: The IOT 2008 was held at Zurich.
Why Internet of Things:
- Dynamic control of industry and daily life
- Improve the resource utilization ratio
- Better relationship between human and nature
- Forming an intellectual entity by integrating human society and physical systems
- Universal transport & internetworking
- Acts as technologies integrator
FUTURE POST SUBJECTS:
- The challenge of IoT
- Future of IOT