Chapter 6

A WoT Testbed for Research and Course Projects

Mina Younan; Sherif Khattab; Reem Bahgat    Computer Science Department, Minia University, Minia, EgyptComputer Science Department, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt

Abstract

Daily life integration of objects or things equipped with smart devices like sensors and actuators converts their surrounding environment (e.g., places) to Smart Spaces (SS) and things to Smart Things (SThs). SThs and Entities of Interest (EoIs) represent environmental events and things states, so that they could be monitored and controlled through the Internet. This new paradigm is called the Internet of Things (IoT); the application layer that visualizes the IoT is called the Web of Things (WoT) or the ...

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