What is the 'Internet of
The 'Internet of Things' or IoT is a phrase used to describe the connection of
intelligent devices and everyday items to the Internet.
As more things are being technology enabled it is
becoming simpler to embed the power, radio and computing
capabilities required for Internet connection.
This can literally mean connecting anthing to the
Internet but some existing examples include:
shoes and trainers
sensors and technologies
Smart ICE, (in
car entertainment), systems
Next-generation RFID tags, (for retail
items, logistics etc)