Postscapes collection of definitions of IoT. The Internet of Things term has been used from marketing buzz all the way to research publications and conference titles. We thought it would be helpful along with a brief Internet of Things history to explore the variety of ways people have been using the term in the wild. Some IoT concepts have also been referred to as: Physical Internet, Ubiquitous Computing,Ambient Intelligence, Machine to Machine (M2M), Industrial Internet, Web of Things, Connected Environments, Smart Cities, Spimes, Everyware, Pervasive Internet, Connected World, Wireless Sensor Networks, Situated Computing, Future Internet and Physical computing.
Date added: 05/24/2015Internet of Things