SenseHAT

By |2018-10-15T14:14:26+00:00October 15th, 2018|Definition|

The SenseHAT is an official hardware extension for the Raspberry Pi which has an 8 by 8 LED matrix, a joystick and a button, as well as a gyroscope, an accelerometer, a magnetometer, a temperature [...]

Raspberry Pi

By |2018-10-15T14:13:40+00:00October 15th, 2018|Definition|

TheRaspberry Pi is a credit card sized single board computer which has general purpose input output (GPIO) capabilities and can run Linux based operating systems such as Raspbian [64] (official OS) or third party operating [...]

Single-Board Computer

By |2018-10-15T14:10:57+00:00October 15th, 2018|Definition|

There is a wide variety of hardware that can be connected to the internet. More precisely, nearly every device can be connected to the internet,although not by default, but sensors can be added at any [...]

IoT Application

By |2018-10-15T14:07:03+00:00October 15th, 2018|Definition|

The application deployed in the cloud is one of the most flexible element of the internet of things because, essentially, all of the logic, rules and usage properties that are needed for the specific industry [...]

Device States

By |2018-10-15T14:04:51+00:00October 15th, 2018|Definition|

In many cases the devices do not have to be always connected to the internet because they only send or receive data in large time intervals. However, in some cases, devices must always be connected [...]

Rules Engine, Analytics

By |2018-10-15T14:01:44+00:00October 15th, 2018|Definition|

When data is collected in one database, it is possible to use advanced analytics to gain a deep insight into how the environment has changed and what has affected the change. There are two approaches [...]

Device Gateway, Edge Processing

By |2018-10-15T14:00:16+00:00October 15th, 2018|Definition|

A recent study of Cisco shows that the annual global cloud traffic will reach up to 14 zettabytes yearly by 2020 . Although energy costs constantly decrease while performance of electronics rises as well as [...]

Device SDK

By |2018-10-15T13:55:43+00:00October 15th, 2018|Definition|

The Device Software Development Kits (SDKs) are often provided by the platform provider to enable a jumpstart in custom development. The SDKs usually provide a simple to adjust, secure and well documented example that can [...]

Internet of Things Communication Protocols

By |2018-10-15T13:54:08+00:00October 15th, 2018|Definition|

MQTT - The messaging protocol MQTT, which stands for Message Queue Telemetry Transport is a publish & subscription based machine-to-machine (M2M) messaging protocol that is designed to be very lightweight but secure. When used in [...]

What is the Internet-of-Things (IoT) ?

By |2018-10-15T14:21:35+00:00October 15th, 2018|Definition|

The Internet of Things, also called IoT, is a distributed network of devices that collect sensor data locally and send it across the network via the internet to enable further data transformation and information extraction. [...]