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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 Carlos M

Aug 27, 2016

Very good Introduction to IoT Concepts

By Duygu I

Jun 10, 2016

i loved the course and the professor:)

By Marcella A

Apr 14, 2016

Great course, I loved it. Recommended.

By Clayton N L

Jan 16, 2016

Very good course. Professor very good!

By Olzhas A

Oct 19, 2015

Thank you for such a wonderful course!

By Abhay S

Nov 9, 2020

Only one line - Coursera is the best.

By gerardo a r m

Sep 6, 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 3, 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 5, 2019

nice intro to IoT..good for beginners

By Harsh A

Mar 28, 2019

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By Christopher D L

Jul 14, 2018

Beautiful teacher and teaching style.

By Steve S

Jan 6, 2018

Excellent. Effective and informative.

By Duvert A A V

Jun 5, 2017

The concise and well explained topics

By SHASHANK G

Nov 28, 2016

Great course to enhance the knowledge

By Manuel F M

Jun 8, 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 Adebayo a J

Nov 16, 2020

One of the best course you should do

By SHOMNATH D

Jul 26, 2020

Outstanding experience with Coursera

By ABHISHEK P S B

Jun 6, 2020

It was a great experience. Thank You

By Mariana G C

May 19, 2020

It is a good course, I learned a lot