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This course covers the essentials of the field of Internet of Things (IoT) from both business and technical aspects. Fundamental IoT use cases, concepts, models and technologies are covered in plain English, along with introductory coverage of IoT architecture and IoT messaging with REST, HTTP and CoAp.

The following primary topics are covered:

  • – Understanding Things, Connectivity, Data, Processing, Commands and Business Analytics
  • – IoT Business and Technology Drivers, Benefits and Challenges
  • – Miniaturization and Nanotechnology
  • – IoT Connectivity and Contextual Realtime Data
  • – IoT Business Domains (Personal, Home, Enterprise, Utilities, Mobile)
  • – IoT vs. the Internet
  • – Resource-Constrained Devices and Low-Power Wide-Area Networks (LPWANs)
  • – Active and Passive Devices (including RFID)
  • – Telemetry and Command Data
  • – Sensors (Mechanical, Resistive, Optical, Ranging, MEMS)
  • – Microcontrollers, Firmware and Power Sources
  • – IoT Gateways and Common Gateway Functions
  • – Introduction to Edge and Fog Computing
  • – IoT Platforms and Common Platform Functions
  • – IoT Architecture Layers and Action Modeling
  • – Key IoT Architecture Design Considerations
  • – Radio Transports (Leased vs. Unleased, High Band vs. Low Band)
  • – IoT Messaging with REST, HTTP and the Constrained Application Protocol (CoAp)
  • – REST Properties and Constrains with IoT and CoAp
  • – HTTP Resource Identifiers, Media Types and Method with IoT and CoAps
  • – IoT Publish-and-Subscribe and MQ Telemetry Transport (MQTT)
  • – Non-Binary Data Serialization for IoT with JSONs
  • – Binary Data Serialization for IoT with Protocol Buffers

Duration: 1 Day

Taking the Course at a Workshop

This course can be taken as part of instructor-led workshops taught by Arcitura Certified Trainers. These workshops can be open for public registration or delivered privately for a specific organization. Certified Trainers can teach workshops in-person at a specific location or virtually using a video-enabled remote system, such as WebEx.

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Visit the Private Training page to learn more about Arcitura’s worldwide private workshop delivery options.

Taking the Course via an eLearning Study Kit

This course can be completed via self-study by purchasing an eLearning study kit subscription, which includes online video lessons, as well as online and offline access to the electronic course materials and additional supplements and resources designed for self-paced study and exam preparation.

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This course can be completed via self-study by purchasing a printed study kit, which includes the full-color course materials as well as additional supplements and resources designed specifically for self-paced study and exam preparation.

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