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China Summary Translation: The Internet of Things and Related Definitions

Published: 21 January 2015

ID: G00273405

Analyst(s): Jim Tully , Tina T. Tang

Summary

There is much variation in understanding of the Internet of Things and its related concepts — operational technology and machine-to-machine communication. We offer our definitions in this document.

Table Of Contents

主要观点:

建议

The Internet of Things and Related Definitions

  • Key Findings
  • Recommendations

Analysis

  • Why Now for the IoT?
    • Points of Confusion
  • Internet of Things
    • Definition
    • Additional Explanation
  • M2M Communication Services
    • Definition
    • Additional Explanation
  • Operational Technology
    • Definition
    • Additional Explanation

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