Internet of things (IoT) has many different definitions, and one of the shortest is a global network that connects smart things. This definition is now perhaps the most widespread interpretation where smart devices are actively involved in the communication. These are usually sensors or actuators, although can be connected and other types of devices such as computing resources, data storage device, to communicate with users and others.
The word thing says that people do not communicate but only devices that autonomously generate and use data. An example of such a device can be a thermometer, car, garage door or any other thing. Other things may then use this information, for [...]