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About the Course

The explosive growth of the “Internet of Things” is changing our world and the rapid drop in price for typical IoT components is allowing people to innovate new designs and products at home. In this first class in the specialization you will learn the importance of IoT in society, the current components of typical IoT devices and trends for the future. IoT design considerations, constraints and interfacing between the physical world and your device will also be covered. You will also learn how to make design trade-offs between hardware and software. We'll also cover key components of networking to ensure that students understand how to connect their device to the Internet. Please note that this course does not include discussion forums. Upon completing this course, you will be able to: 1. Define the term “Internet of Things” 2. State the technological trends which have led to IoT 3. Describe the impact of IoT on society 4. Define what an embedded system is in terms of its interface 5. Enumerate and describe the components of an embedded system 6. Describe the interactions of embedded systems with the physical world 7. Name the core hardware components most commonly used in IoT devices 8. Describe the interaction between software and hardware in an IoT device 9. Describe the role of an operating system to support software in an IoT device 10. Explain the use of networking and basic networking hardware 11. Describe the structure of the Internet 12. Describe the meaning of a “network protocol” 13. Explain MANETs and their relation to IoT...

Top reviews

PK
Oct 26, 2020

This course is full of benefit. Content of the course is very accurate. Teacher who was teaching was also good. I would suggest to all the beginner to learn this topic who are interested in IoT field.

ME
Sep 17, 2017

good course :)\n\nplease review my assignment to complete my course :(\n\nhttps://www.coursera.org/learn/iot/peer/qYW91/module-1-peer-review-identify-and-analyze-a-device/review/VBUuMpl_EeeuPhL2ByDlUA

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By SASI K P

Jun 29, 2018

Great content from prof Ian Haris

By SFUA

Feb 9, 2017

Hands on coding should be present

By Alfonso S V

Oct 20, 2016

A correct introduction to the iot

By Hassan G O

Apr 6, 2021

GOOD FOR EMBEDDED AND IoT BASICS

By Brighton M

Feb 8, 2021

i learned a lot from this course

By Naresh S M

Jul 18, 2020

Its really helpfull for starters

By Pradhyumn A

May 13, 2020

should have coding thing into it

By Abdiaziz R S

Nov 4, 2020

it was an awesome course thanks

By Gabriel E

Oct 28, 2020

estuvo muy interesante el curso

By Bhavya

Jul 14, 2020

Great course highly recommended

By Hritika M

Feb 28, 2019

please make it a little easier

By Megha C

Jan 24, 2019

It was good learning experience

By Shivam

Jun 19, 2020

Cleared all the basic concepts

By Шумилин А Г

May 29, 2020

Interesting course, thank you.

By gowtham k

May 17, 2020

easy and fun to understand IoT

By Pratyush o

Apr 3, 2020

very helpful and knowledgeable

By Prasanna P M

Jan 13, 2016

Very nice basic things on IOT.

By Abdul Q S

Oct 12, 2015

Was a good introduction to IoT

By SHAIK B K

May 6, 2021

Good Course for the beginners

By Sharvari S

Jul 1, 2020

good course for the beginners

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By Yassine B A

Apr 16, 2020

good course basic explanation

By N'guessan L R G

Apr 9, 2020

Excellent course i've love it

By Nagendrababu

Dec 20, 2018

nice going good understanding

By Shaik A

Aug 25, 2020

Good, but slightly outdated.