The "Internet of Things" (IoT) is becoming an increasingly growing topic of conversation worldwide that it promises to offer a revolutionary fully connected "smart" world. IoT represents a vision, in which the Internet extends into the real world involving everyday objects equipped with sensors, processing, and communications capabilities that will allow them to interconnect to each other over the Internet to accomplish some objective. This chapter reports on the current status of research on the IoT by examining the literature, identifying trends, exploring issues, challenges, and opportunities associated with IoT.
|Title of host publication||Cloud and Fog Computing in 5G Mobile Networks|
|Subtitle of host publication||Emerging advances and applications|
|Publisher||Institution of Engineering and Technology|
|Number of pages||18|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2017|