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Internet of Things demystified  |    A 1 day training course

Internet of Things training course description

A concise overview course covering The Internet of Things and the technologies involved. Particular emphasis is placed on the high level architecture of IoT and the benefits achievable.

What will you learn
  • Describe the structure of the IoT
  • List the technologies involved in IoT.
  • Explain how IoT works.
Internet of Things training course details
  • Who will benefit:
  • Non-technical staff working with IoT.

  • Prerequisites:
  • None.

  • Duration
  • 1 day

  • Dates & prices
  • Click here

Internet of Things training course contents

  • What is IoT
  • The Internet, what is IoT? IoT and M2M, IoT technologies, IoT architecture. Wired and wireless communication. IoT applications; Smart houses, smart cities, smart cars, wearable, environment, other domain specific IoTs.

  • IoT architecture
  • Physical objects, virtual objects, cloud computing, data capture, communications. Big data.

  • Components
  • Hardware, sensors, actuators, chips, firmware, embedded systems. Open source platforms. Power options: Battery, solar, PoE.

  • IoT communication
  • RF, ZigBee, Bluetooth, Bluetooth LE, RFID, WiFi, 802.11ah, mobile technologies. Wired.

  • Arduino (as an example)
  • Microcontrollers, the platform, development, Arduino software, reading from sensors, I2C, SPI. Arduino and the Internet, HTTP, WiFi, GSM. The cloud and IoT: Pachube, nimbits, ThingSpeak

  • Security in IoT
  • Authentication, Encryption, secure booting, firewalls.

Learning path



Based on customer ratings

E. G. - Yahoo

"Excellent course for managers who want to understand network engineers."

B. M. - London Internet Exchange

"Excellent presentation - very good course structure."

Training approach

This structured training course seeks to build upon workbook learning through the use of group exercises, dynamic discussion and individual tasks in order to deliver an engaging and interactive module that will ensure all candidates are able to transfer their new skills into the workplace.