Robotics And Machine ANalytics Laboratory (RAMAN LAB) Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur

Internet of Things (IoT)

Internet of Things is the idea of including any device having an on/off switch to the Internet and to other associated devices. The IoT is a system of associated things and individuals – all of which gather and offer information about the way they are utilized and about nature around them.

That incorporates an unprecedented number of objects of every kind imaginable – from savvy microwaves, which consequently cook your sustenance for the right period of time, to self-driving vehicle, whose sensors recognize the obstacles in their way, to wearable device that can measure your heart rate and the number of steps you’ve taken that day, at that point utilize that information’s to propose the physical exercise required to you. There are even associated footballs that can track how far and quick they are thrown and record those measurements by means of an application for future purposes.

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IoT Working Devices with sensors are coupled to anIoT platform, which coordinates information from the diverse devices and applies analytics to impart the most valuable data to applications worked to address particular needs. These IoT platform can exactly identify what are the information which are useful and what are the information can be avoided safely. These information is then used to identify the patterns, providing suggestions, and detect the issues that can occur before it happens.

As we talk about an example of a manufacturing business how IoT plays to identify the most popular component.

Identify the area in the showroom where the customer frequency is more using a sensor. Get the sales data to detect which components are selling fastest. Align sales data with supply, so that popular items don’t go out of stock. These information from the connected devices help to take decision about the components to be stocked on the basis of real time information. That saves time and money.

IoT in your home

Imagine that you have to reach office by 9am and your alarm do the job of waking you at 7.30 am. Suppose one day your train got cancelled and you have to go office by your own vehicle and take long time to travel than in train. Thus, you have to wake up earlier than 7.30 to avoid late entry in office. If your train is cancelled after you slept and you don’t have any information so your alarm does the job at 7.30 and obviously you will not reach office by on time. Here, an IoT enabled alarm help you in reaching office by on time! This IoT enabled alarm automatically recognize the train is cancelled and do the job earlier than 7.30 to so that he can reach the office on time by own vehicle.


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