Internet of Things

After successful completion of this module:

  • You are familiar with the business fundamentals of the Internet of Things (IoT). You can name and explain the central terms of the Internet of Things (IoT). 
  • You are familiar with current IoT applications in various areas, e.g. in the context of Smart City, production sites, retail or HealthCare. 
  • In the area of the technical basics of the IoT, you have a deeper understanding of the IoT reference model. You are familiar with core components of IoT systems such as microcontrollers, sensors, actuators, etc. and can explain their intended use. You are familiar with connection technologies for the IoT such as 5G, LoRaWAN, Bluetooth and corresponding applications.
  • You are familiar with the requirements and solution approaches of IoT security. You are familiar with the architecture, functionalities and key people of IoT platforms. You can explain the most important IoT protocols (e.g. MQTT, COAP). You are able to use tools for IoT data storage and visualisation.