Internet of Things (IoT) : Fundamental Course (101 level)
What you'll learn
- Understanding Introduction and importance of Internet of things (IoT) 5.0
- Learning Internet of things IoT types, principles and scope
- Analyze How IoT devices connect to the internet, IoT in smart homes and smart cities
- Overview of IoT in HR, Healthcare, Agriculture, logistics and supply chain and education sectors
- Analyze and learn IoT architect skills and How to become an iot architect
- Basic Ideas and Skills of IoT devices and IoT Industries
Internet of Things (IoT) : Fundamental Course (101 level)
The Internet of Things (IoT): A Revolution in Connectivity
We have been interacting with technology and living in a new way because of the Internet of Things (IoT). IoT transforms our homes, workplaces, and cities with an increasing number of internet-enabled devices. As we explore IoT applications, we will examine its potential impact on various aspects of our lives.
What is IoT?
In its simplest terms, IoT refers to the interconnection of everyday objects with the internet. From smartphones to wearable fitness trackers, home appliances to industrial machinery and vehicles, these devices are often referred to as "smart". These devices can communicate with each other and exchange information through IoT, enhancing their functionality and efficiency.
A major technological advancement, IoT has a wide variety of applications. Using IoT, healthcare providers can monitor patients remotely, use smart medical devices, and engage in telemedicine, improving patient care and reducing costs. Agriculture can benefit from IoT-based systems by optimizing irrigation, monitoring crop health, and increasing efficiency.
Smart homes are among the most notable IoT applications. Lighting, temperature, security systems, and even kitchen appliances can all be controlled remotely with IoT. Energy savings and increased home security are also a result of this connectivity.
IoT's impact on diverse sectors of society only grows as it evolves. Machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) will be able to enhance IoT capabilities, enabling more advanced automation and predictive analytics. IoT applications will also be enhanced by higher-speed and more reliable 5G networks.
We are only just beginning to realize the potential of the Internet of Things. IoT revolutionizes everything from smart homes to industrial processes. Cybersecurity and data privacy challenges and concerns must be addressed to fully harness its benefits. Moving forward, IoT must be embraced while being implemented responsibly and securely.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is a revolutionary concept that connects everyday devices to the internet, enabling them to collect and exchange data. IoT programming involves designing applications and software to interact with these interconnected devices. One popular technology for long-range communication in IoT is LoRa (Long Range). It finds its application in various domains like home automation, where smart devices, often powered by ESP8266 or Raspberry Pi, can be controlled remotely for increased convenience and efficiency. In the world of Industrial IoT (IIoT), MQTT (Message Queuing Telemetry Transport) serves as a lightweight protocol for transmitting data between machines and devices. For enthusiasts and hobbyists, platforms like Raspberry Pi, ESP32, and Arduino offer versatile development environments to build exciting embedded systems, from home automation projects to robotics. These platforms, along with tools like MicroPython and Node-RED, provide flexibility and ease of programming. IoT is driving digital transformation and reshaping business models, making it a crucial component of modern electronics and microcontroller-based solutions.
In this fundamental course, I would like to teach the 5 major topics:
1. Introduction and importance of Internet of things (IoT) 5.0
2. Internet of things IoT types, principles and scope
3. How IoT devices connect to the internet, IoT in smart homes and smart cities
4. IoT in HR, Healthcare, Agriculture, logistics and supply chain and education sectors
5. IoT architect skills and How to become an iot architect
Who this course is for:
- All UG and PG Information technology & Computer science Students
- Entrepreneurs, Business Owners, Industry leaders and Company and organization directors
- Interested learners to learn about the concepts of Internet of Things (IoT) : Fundamental Course (101 level)
Achievements on Udemy (UDEMY BUSINESS BEST SELLER):
 Enrolled over 330,000 students from 210 countries & 13 UFB Courses.
 Delivered a staggering 2.17 million course enrollments, with 1,822,625.60 minutes taught (Upto Oct' 2023).
 Offered a diverse array of 226 courses, covering Business, General Management, Leadership, IT, Software and Systems, Psychology, Education, and Media Studies.
Credentials and Qualifications of Dr. José:
Dr. José's extensive qualifications showcase his dedication to various fields:
 Earned a Ph.D. in Entrepreneurship & Business Management in 2019, contributing to the understanding of business dynamics.
 Holds an M.Phil. in Business & General Management, establishing a solid foundation in comprehensive management knowledge.
 Completed a Masters in Financial Markets in 2015, demonstrating expertise in financial systems.
 Acquired a Masters in Information Technology in 2013, equipping him with technological proficiency.
 Achieved a Masters in Human Resource Management (MBA) in 2011, highlighting organizational skills.
 Secured a Bachelors in Mathematics in 2009, emphasizing analytical and statistics prowess.
 Earned a Diploma in Teacher Education in 2006, showing dedication to education.
This diverse academic background positions Dr. José as a well-rounded and versatile professional.
Dr. José is an accomplished expert with a wealth of teaching and industry experience:
 Serves as a Senior Researcher, Professor, and Subject Matter Expert at UTEL University, Universidad Centro Panamericano de Estudios Superiores - México, IBS-BFSU (International Business School - Beijing Foreign Studies University) China.
 Holds the title of Honorary and Visiting Professor at NGCEF Australia, ISCIP Canada, and Judge of the Research center for the Internationalization of companies from emerging economies (I-CEE) & Global Forum on Business Case Study.
 UNESCO Inclusive Policy Lab Expert (IPL) of Dr. José, Specializes in digital transformation teaching, innovative teaching, and project based strategies for startup teaching in digital platform ecosystems.
Instructional Design and Curriculum Development Experience:
Dr. José's instructional design and curriculum development contributions are noteworthy:
 Designed and developed more than 5 specialized Post Graduate Master Degree courses International Business School - Beijing Foreign Studies University (IBS-BFSU).
 Expertise in corporate entrepreneurship, organizational innovation, and learning.
 Over 15 years of experience as a business and IT consultant for over 20 successful startup businesses.
 Designed, developed, and hosted over 200 corporate business websites since 2007, receiving over 10 awards for graphic and web design.
Interests of Teaching Topics:
Dr. José's teaching interests span a wide range of subjects:
 Conducted, supervised, and handled more than 10,000 UG, PG students since 2007.
 Led training sessions for undergraduate and postgraduate Master Degree graduates in areas such as Entrepreneurship Development, Business Management, Human Resource Management and Development, Marketing, Digital Marketing, Finance and Financial Markets, Economics, Statistics, Education, Psychology, Leadership and Personal Development, Multimedia, Information Technology, IEEE Domains, and Software Certification Courses.
 Regular Keynote Speaker at AEIC China and Whither Our Economies (WoE) Lithuania.
 Currently guiding 5 Ph.D. Scholars in Business Administration, Computer Science, and IT Domains.
Certifications, Research and Publications:
Dr. José boasts an impressive list of certifications, research, and publications:
 Completed more than 30+ Software, IT, and Business Certifications.
 Serves as an Editor of Science Direct PLAS Journal, Ai Scholar China and certified reviewer for several renowned publishers from Springer Nature, Online Wiley, Emerald & SAGE.
 Published over 50 research and review articles, 8-12 solo-authored full case studies, 4 book chapters, and numerous book reviews and some listed in WoS & Scopus Listings.
 Google Scholar Citation 70+ and Research Gate Score is 248 with 44+ Citations, 50000+ reads, and 27 Research Recommendations.
 European Alliance for Innovation (EAI) Score is 16.
Honors and Awards:
Dr. José's accomplishments are celebrated with various honors and awards:
 Top Funding Project Writer.
 Top Researcher Award 2019-2023.
 Best Ph.D. Thesis Award 2018.
 Distinguished Young Scientist 2017.
 University Topper (2011-2012).
 Seven-time recipient of the FCB - Faculty Competency Building Award (2011-2018).
 Mr. Perfect Award in 2008.
International Memberships and Activities:
 Holds memberships in 35+ International academic and professional bodies, including IEEE (ID : 96447154), Oulu Entrepreneurship Society - Finland, AfSAE (ID: 256521), ISPIM (ID: 1374), ITPA (ID: 29660) and many more.
 Volunteers for Scopus, Web of Science, and ABDC Indexed journals.
 Serves as an editorial and reviewer board member for over 30+ journals and has reviewed 200+ articles since 2019.