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Internet of Things from Scratch

By : Renaldi Gondosubroto
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Internet of Things from Scratch

By: Renaldi Gondosubroto

Overview of this book

Develop the skills essential for building Internet of Things solutions with this indispensable guide. In an era where industries heavily rely on IoT, this book will quickly familiarize you with its foundations, widespread use, implementation guided by best practices, and the crucial technologies that allow it to work effectively. Starting with the use of IoT in real-life scenarios, this book offers comprehensive insights into basic IoT hardware, protocols, and technologies. You’ll then learn about architecting and implementing solutions such as wireless sensor networks, cloud computing with AWS, and crucial security considerations. You’ll understand how these systems are operated and monitored over time and work with simple to complex, industry-grade systems, adhering to best practices. In later chapters, you’ll be apprised of future IoT trends and strategies to manage the risks and opportunities that come with them. You’ll also get to grips with a diverse set of tools, including hardware such as ESP32 and Raspberry Pi, and software such as Mosquitto and ChatGPT for generative AI capabilities. By the end of this IoT book, you’ll be able to independently build and design complex, industry-standard solutions fully aligned with best practices.
Table of Contents (22 chapters)
Part 1: Getting Started with the Internet of Things
Part 2: Developing and Optimizing IoT Systems for Smart Environments
Part 3: Operating, Maintaining, and Securing IoT Networks
Part 4: Delving into Complex Systems and the Future of IoT

Part 1: Getting Started with the Internet of Things

In this part, we embark on a journey to explore the realm of the Internet of Things (IoT). Starting with an in-depth understanding of the IoT architecture, its hardware components, and real-world applications, we transition into the intricacies of designing robust IoT networks. Our focus will then shift to the application protocols that empower these devices, followed by a deep dive into the communication and connectivity technologies that bind them together. Throughout these chapters, you’ll be guided by practical examples using the ESP32 and its associated kit, offering a hands-on approach to grasp the foundational knowledge and lay the groundwork for more extensive IoT projects.

This part has the following chapters:

  • Chapter 1, An Introduction to IoT Architecture, Hardware, and Real-Life Applications
  • Chapter 2, Understanding and Designing IoT Networks
  • Chapter 3, Integrating Application Protocols
  • Chapter...