Fundamentally, IoT is a simple idea: you gather data from a remote device of some sort, bring it back, analyze it, and pass on that information to your business application to take action on the insights.
The key, of course, is getting that data. And that requires a connection.
There are many technologies available that enable data collection. Whether you are deploying your next generation IoT solution, or entering the world of IoT for the first time, this guide clarifies the high-level differences between protocols.
THERE ARE THREE MAJOR CONNECTIVITY TECHNOLOGY FACTORS TO CONSIDER: