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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...

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Sep 17, 2017

good course :)

please review my assignment to complete my course :(


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.

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By M M M

Nov 29, 2020

good course, Thanks

By Amartei K

Oct 25, 2020

Good course outline

By Neeta U

Oct 22, 2020

Good understandable


Oct 11, 2020

This course is good

By Himanshu S S

Aug 28, 2020

really learnt a lot

By Koushik D

Aug 12, 2020

Very Good Course...

By Sebastián H Q

Aug 5, 2020

Excellent Course!!!

By Mayank J

Jul 16, 2020


By Vandit S

Jun 28, 2020

Excellent course!!!

By Joy J S P

Jun 18, 2020

Excellent knowledge

By Patel M R

May 30, 2020

It ia very helpful.

By Lokesh A S

May 29, 2020

had an amazing time

By venkata l

May 20, 2020

Best in class tutor

By Talasila B R

May 14, 2020

Conceptual learning

By sai n p v

May 6, 2020

very usefull course

By Naga V

May 1, 2020

Extrodinary faculty

By Shivanand S C

Apr 27, 2020


By Irfan A P

Apr 26, 2020

Simple and effetive


Mar 19, 2020

excellent coaching

By Cheng Q

Mar 14, 2020

overall good course

By Muhammad N

Jan 31, 2020

very well organized

By Deon N

Sep 20, 2019

Great introduction.

By Shubhendra B S

Jul 14, 2019

really good course.

By Naima K

Jun 25, 2019

very interesting !

By Amrish R

Apr 11, 2019

such a nice course.