What is IoT (Internet of Things)?
Internet of Things is an extended system consuming physical objects that are connected and attainable via the internet. The word ‘thing’ in IoT has a vast meaning and imbibes a lot of entities, be it a human with a heart scanner or an automobile integrated with built-in sensors and auto-monitoring system. Basically, there is a need for the objects being allotted an IP address as it holds the potential to gather and transfer data over a major network with human interference.
Practical Applications of Internet Of Things?
- Industrial applications:- It is what we call as industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).
This tech helps us to empower and engineer the industrial model by extending the sensors, and big data Hadoop that create the best machines. This new tech is being remarked as magnificent, and investible as an asset.
- Energy applications:- The Smart grids are famous across the globe for so many years now. Thanks to the IoT, the future power grid can be seen as smart as well as trustworthy in the near future. The major idea behind these smart grids is to collect data in an automated and convenient manner and in order to boost efficiency as well as the financial side of the electricity use.
- There are endless opportunities that can be connected with the internet of things. These endless applications that include the work of smart cities, such as urban security system, energy-efficient systems, smart water distribution and whatnot.
With IoT on the front face, there are thousands of technology driven-devices and applications that interact with each other with minimal human intervention. this will be bringing in a prominent turn around in the lifestyle of people.