The Internet of Things, often called IoT simply means that the devices connected to the internet can communicate with each other.
What is IOT(Internet of Things)?
IoT(Internet of Things) is a system of physical devices, vehicles, buildings, and other items—embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and connectivity—that enables these objects to collect and exchange data.
With the help of an IoT platform, businesses and individuals can connect and manage these devices to monitor and improve safety, efficiency, and comfort.
1. Collect data in IoT (e.g. Sensor, Antenna, Microcontroller, etc..)
2. Transfer data to the IoT hub or IoT Gateway
3. Analyze data, take action with Analytics dashboard and other user interfaces
Process of IoT (Internet of Things)
IoT is important because it works smarter and helps us to get complete control of daily tasks in our life. It also offers smart devices to automation that help our business and home. Also, IoT provides real-time pictures of our business insights.
Why is IoT important?
Companies can use IoT to monitor their production levels and ensure that they are making the right amount of product.
Example of IoT
In addition, homeowners can use IoT to monitor their homes in order to make sure that they are taking care of them properly.
IoT can also be used to help doctors determine the best course of treatment for their patients.
If you are a business owner and want to know more about how to automate your business with an integrated ERP application and what is pros and cons of IoT are, read the full article here.