Now-a-days everywhere among the technically aware community “Internet of things” is a hot topic. The term “Internet of things” attracts me to think about it and i am trying to find a good definition of IoT. I am in search of a some simple sentences which make “IoT” a simple , definite and clear kind of things to me.

Internet of things Definition and explanation

The Internet of Things term is coined by Kevin Ashton executive director of the Auto-ID. According to wikipediaThe Internet of Things (IoT) is the network of physical objects or “things” embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and network connectivity, which enables these objects to collect and exchange data.”

According to the paper http://services.future-internet.eu/images/1/16/A4_Things_Haller.pdf Internet of things is “A world where physical objects are seamlessly integrated into the information network, and where the physical objects can become active participants in business processes. Services are available to interact with these ‘smart objects’ over the Internet, query and change their state and any information associated with them, taking into account security and privacy issues.”

The Below particular pictures describes well about IOT (Image credit: postscapes-harbor-iot-infographics.jpg)