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A Review on Internet of Things (IoT)

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2015 by IJCA Journal
Volume 113 - Number 1
Year of Publication: 2015
M. U. Farooq
Muhammad Waseem
Sadia Mazhar
Anjum Khairi
Talha Kamal

M u Farooq, Muhammad Waseem, Sadia Mazhar, Anjum Khairi and Talha Kamal. Article: A Review on Internet of Things (IoT). International Journal of Computer Applications 113(1):1-7, March 2015. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {M.u. Farooq and Muhammad Waseem and Sadia Mazhar and Anjum Khairi and Talha Kamal},
	title = {Article: A Review on Internet of Things (IoT)},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2015},
	volume = {113},
	number = {1},
	pages = {1-7},
	month = {March},
	note = {Full text available}


Internet, a revolutionary invention, is always transforming into some new kind of hardware and software making it unavoidable for anyone. The form of communication that we see now is either human-human or human-device, but the Internet of Things (IoT) promises a great future for the internet where the type of communication is machine-machine (M2M). This paper aims to provide a comprehensive overview of the IoT scenario and reviews its enabling technologies and the sensor networks. Also, it describes a six-layered architecture of IoT and points out the related key challenges.


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