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Introduction to the Internet of Things

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  • Available Lessons: 50
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    Internet of Things: Definition, Components & Examples

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It's easy to work with your employees on an introduction to the internet of things with help from our course. Within this corporate training resource are short videos and self-assessment quizzes that can be accessed at all times.
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Ch 1. Understanding the Internet of Things {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[513007].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Internet of Things: Definition, Components & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513009].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513009].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Architectural Overview of the Internet of Things Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513011].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513011].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Internet of Things Devices: Types & Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513013].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513013].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Impact of the Internet of Things on Business Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513015].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513015].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Impact of the Internet of Things on Automobiles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513017].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513017].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Impact of the Internet of Things on the Medical Field Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513019].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513019].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Impact of Internet of Things on the Travel Industry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513021].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513021].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Impact of the Internet of Things on Building Automation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513023].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513023].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Impact of the Internet of SCADA Systems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513025].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513025].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - The Tesla IoT Case Study
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Ch 2. The Internet of Things & Society {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[513029].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - The Internet of Things: Home, Health & Aging Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513031].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513031].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Smart Homes: Examples, Impact & Trends Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513033].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513033].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Wearable Devices for Health: Examples, Impact & Trends Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[430057].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[430057].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Mobile Devices: Examples, Impact & Trends Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513035].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513035].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - The Internet of Things: Cars & Cities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513037].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513037].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - The Internet of Things: Buildings & Energy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513039].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513039].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Tel Aviv Smart City Case Study
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Lesson 1 - Internet of Things Products: Types & Components Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513045].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513045].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Internet of Things & Software-Defined Product Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513047].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513047].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Internet of Things & Hardware-Defined Product Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513049].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513049].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Internet of Things & Network Fabric Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513051].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513051].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Internet of Things & External Systems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513053].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513053].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Cyber Model of the Internet of Things: Definition & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513057].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513057].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Application in Internet of Things: Definition & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513059].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513059].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Value Modeling of the Internet of Things: Definition & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513061].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513061].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Practical Application: Creating Business Value for IoT Products
Lesson 5 - Internet of Things: Sensors & Controllers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513065].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513065].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Embedded Systems & the Internet of Things Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513067].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513067].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Overview of Device Discovery {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[513069].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Zero-Configuration Networking: Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513071].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513071].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Service Discovery: Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513073].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513073].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Simple Service Discovery Protocol (SSDP): Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513075].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513075].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Universal Plug & Play (UPnP): Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513077].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513077].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 6. Internet of Things Networking {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[513079].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Computer Networks and Distributed Processing: PAN, LAN, WAN, MAN Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1761].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1761].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Networking Components in Commercial Networks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513081].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513081].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Internet of Things Platform: Definition & Forms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513083].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513083].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Protocol Suites in the Internet of Things Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513085].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513085].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Application Layer Protocol Analysis & the Internet of Things Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513087].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513087].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Combining Unified Communications with the Internet of Things Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Internet Security & the Internet of Things Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513091].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513091].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Applying the CIA Triad to Security Design for IoT Products Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513095].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513095].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 7. Cloud, Fog & Mist Computing {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[513097].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Cloud Computing? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5546].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5546].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Public, Private & Hybrid Cloud Computing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238229].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[238229].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Product Cloud & the Internet of Things: Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Mist Computing: Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513101].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513101].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Fog Computing: Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513103].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513103].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 8. Internet of Things Data & Process Management {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[513113].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Data Management & the Internet of Things Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513115].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513115].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Basics of Big Data Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219193].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219193].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - What is Big Data Analytics? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146721].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146721].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Transporting Data on the Internet of Things Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513117].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[513117].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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