Weekly study6 hours
What really makes an IoT device?
In many ways, the physical function of each IoT device in a home or workplace is only a minor detail. After all, within a smart kettle is a platform with the potential to run millions of lines of code and communicate with databases, dashboards and other devices.
In this short course, we examine the hardware and service platforms behind the IoT and explore the measures that aim to keep them secure.
- Common IoT platforms
- Building simple IoT systems
- Cloud and internet services for IoT
- Physical security in IoT
Learning on this course
You can take this self-guided course and learn at your own pace. On every step of the course you can meet other learners, share your ideas and join in with active discussions in the comments.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...
- Evaluate a range of hardware platforms and service platforms related to IoT
- Demonstrate the ability to interact with typical IoT ecosystems using standard protocols and services, such as Message Queuing Telemetry Transport (MQTT), influxDB and Grafana
Who is the course for?
MSc Cyber Security students.
What software or tools do you need?