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A Non-Geek's A-to-Z Guide
To the Internet of Things

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Get up to speed with the non-geek guide to the Internet of Things!

The Internet of Things; it seems like everybody is talking about it. But do you really know what it's all about?
No worries, we will help you out!

About this paper

This A-to-Z guide includes 101 common terms related to the Internet of Things. It’s not an exhaustive list, given that the IoT and big data are evolving so quickly, but rather a quick go-to resource for the technically savvy data professional who wants to get a handle on this vast IoT and big data ecosystem. This guide for the “non-geek” does include some technical terms, but they are explained sans technical “geek speak.” We also provide context to how a term may be connected to a larger discussion by grouping terms by category.

Read the A-to-Z guide for the non-geek about the Internet of Things. This guide will get you up to speed in no time and describes the Internet of Things and common terms related to it. It’s a quick go-to resource for anyone who wants to get a handle on the vast IoT ecosystem. What you’ll get:

  1. An overview of the IoT building blocks
  2. An explanation of technical terms without the technical « geek speak »
  3. An understanding of how a term is connected to a larger discussion
  4. A good sense of the impact IoT has on life as we know it

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