Internet of Things (IoT) makes everyday objects 'smart' by enabling them to transmit data and
automate tasks. This course is about the introduction of IoT; you will learn about the importance
of IoT in society, the current components of typical IoT devices, and trends for the future. By
course completion, you will have insight into concepts like networking and basic networking
hardware, the structure of the Internet, the meaning of a ‘network protocol’, as well as MANETs
and their relation to IoT.