Chapter 15

Applied Internet of Things

S.J. Johnston
M. Apetroaie-Cristea
M. Scott
S.J. Cox    Faculty of Engineering and the Environment, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom


In this chapter, we work through an Internet of Things (IoT) example scenario, beginning with data collection and working through to data transmission and analysis. This example is designed to be generic to ensure that the techniques are transferable, particularly as IoT devices become more commonplace. Where possible, we utilize commodity hardware and established technologies, explaining design decisions throughout.

We design and build a weather station with over ten sensors, using a variety of electronic interfaces connected to an embedded-system ...

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