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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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ME

Sep 18, 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

SD

May 29, 2020

This couse 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 Olzhas A

Oct 19, 2015

Thank you for such a wonderful course!

By gerardo a r m

Sep 06, 2020

Bien explicando los conceptos básicos

By CHUKWUEZI T P

Aug 19, 2020

Its a course worth investing time on!

By Vishal A

Aug 19, 2020

A very fruitful course for beginners.

By Sai P

Aug 03, 2020

Very informative. Good for beginners.

By Vinutha B

Jul 19, 2020

Very helpful.Thanks to the Professor!

By S K H K

Apr 19, 2020

Thank you sir, love your teaching....

By Shashwat K

Nov 05, 2019

nice intro to IoT..good for beginners

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Mar 28, 2019

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By Christopher D L

Jul 15, 2018

Beautiful teacher and teaching style.

By Steve S

Jan 07, 2018

Excellent. Effective and informative.

By Duvert A A V

Jun 05, 2017

The concise and well explained topics

By SHASHANK G

Nov 28, 2016

Great course to enhance the knowledge

By Manuel F M

Jun 08, 2016

Great! Very good curse! Really useful

By Pablo B

Feb 17, 2016

Es una muy buena introducción al IoT.

By Dubem E

Feb 14, 2016

Great ​ course with good information.

By SHOMNATH D

Jul 26, 2020

Outstanding experience with Coursera

By ABHISHEK P S B

Jun 07, 2020

It was a great experience. Thank You

By Mariana G C

May 19, 2020

It is a good course, I learned a lot

By gvraja

May 12, 2020

nice course learned nice experience

By Bala S V M

Dec 19, 2019

had a lovely time doing this course!

By satish p

Sep 12, 2019

this is the best introduction of IoT

By Viacheslav Z

Mar 06, 2019

It's an Interesting and deep course.

By Tom M

Jan 25, 2019

Great professor, really knowledgable

By Sarvatra V S

Dec 12, 2018

good introduction.....moving forward