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Internet of Things and the Cloud

Software Engineering
Free Course
This free online course on the internet of things and the cloud quickly teach you the most important details of the integration of cloud computing and the IoT. Both the Internet of Things and cloud computing are gradually transforming the way we complete our daily tasks, and although they are different from each other, they have a complementary relationship. This free online course is sure to give your computer programming career a solid boost.
  • Duration

    1.5-3 Hours
  • Certification

  • Mobile Friendly

  • Publisher

    Channel 9
  • Accreditation






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In this online course on the Internet of Things begins with an introduction of the IoT concept and opportunities associated with it. Along with guiding you through Raspberry Pi 3, its uses, different parts, and functions. You will view a demonstration how to configure a new Raspberry Pi 3 and install an operating system on it. From here, it shows you how to create a Universal Windows Platform (UWP) application, and will further show you how to debug such an application.

The course, will teach you about Azure and the Cloud, and their relationship with the IoT. You will learn the difference between inputs and outputs from an IoT system and obtain insights on the IoT’s potential growth. You will learn how to build an IoT solution in Azure and be shown how to identify the four categories of devices and tell the difference between each of them.

By successfully completing this cloud computing course, you will be able to discuss the key concepts behind the IoT, and will be able to explain the relation of the cloud to the IoT. With the integration of the cloud and the IoT gaining strong momentum, this will be an excellent boost to your career. So, take the course now and get ahead with a strong understanding of this technology.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:

  • Explore the opportunities for the IoT.
  • Discuss the concept behind the IoT.
  • Develop a UWP application.
  • Explain what raspberry Pi 3 is.
  • Identity the different parts of a raspberry Pi 3.
  • Describe the functions of the raspberry Pi 3.
  • List the steps in order to initialize a pin.
  • Explain the cloud in relation to IoT.
  • Describe the features found in Azure that allow you to build an IoT solution.
  • Discuss how devices are becoming more precise with Windows 10 so that it can be run on very small devices.


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