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Advanced Diploma in Introduction to Internet of Things

Obtain a diploma and learn the fundamentals of Internet of Things IOT and programming in this free online course.

Publisher: NPTEL
This course about the Internet of Things (IOT), will be of great interest to students and individuals who have requisite background knowledge of networking and computer programming. The course describes the fundamental concepts behind the IOT as well as its applications in computer programming . By the end of this course, you will be able to use some concepts of the Internet of Things to solve computational problems using real-life scenarios.
Advanced Diploma in Introduction to Internet of Things
  • Duration

    20-30 Hours
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This IOT course begins by explaining the various fundamental concepts behind the internet of things (IoT) and an overall understanding of how an internet of things is created. You will be learning some connectivity terminologies. This course will teach you about network configuration of the internet of things and gateways as well as some essential building blocks of the Internet of Things including sensors and actuators. You will also learn about the types of sensors, their features and their different functionalities.

The course content will then explain some applications of sensor networks and the concept of coverage in sensor networks. You will also be introduced to the concepts of mobility and machine to machine communication, the basics of Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and how it can be used in the context of the internet of things. You will also be learning the fundamentals of cloud computing.

This Internet of Things diploma course will introduce you to the python programming language, Raspberry Pi and its importance in the development of the internet of Things. You will learn about the architecture of fog computing. You will also learn about how IOT can help in building smart cities and smart homes. This course is for everyone who wants to obtain a Diploma in the fundamentals of the Internet of Things and programming. Why wait, learn some new skills today!

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