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Author Miller, Michael, 1958- author.

Title The Internet of things : how smart TVs, smart cars, smart homes, and smart cities are changing the world / Michael Miller.

Publication Info. Indianapolis, Indiana : Que, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    004 MIL    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction    004 MIL    Available
Description xiii, 319 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note Includes index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Welcome to the Future -- What Is the Internet of Things? -- What Kinds of Things Can Be Connected to the Internet of Things? -- What Do All Those Connected Things Do? -- When Will the Internet of Things Arrive? -- How Important Is the Internet of Things? -- Smart Connectivity and You -- Understanding the Internet of Things: The Big Picture -- Building the Internet of Things -- Stage One: Device Proliferation and Connection -- Stage Two: Making Things Work Together -- Stage Three: Developing Intelligent Applications -- Understanding Smart Devices -- What's a Thing? -- Building Blocks -- Deconstructing a Device -- Store and Forward -- Understanding Network Connections -- How Traditional Networks Work -- Transferring Data Over a Network -- Understanding IP Addresses -- Examining Wireless Technologies -- Understanding RF Technology -- Wi-Fi -- Bluetooth and Bluetooth Smart -- Cellular Networks -- Mesh Networks -- Proprietary Cellular Networks --
Subject Machine-to-machine communications.
Internet of things.
Embedded Internet devices.
Ubiquitous computing.
ISBN 9780789754004 (pbk.)
0789754002 (pbk.)

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