Internet of Things (IoT)
IoT or Internet of Things is a recent concept in the world of technology. With the increasing development of technology, most of the devices used by human beings, are becoming intelligent and can interact with the world around them. On the other hand, due to the advancement in communication technologies, the devices can increase the interaction between themselves and this can be useful in many cases. The concept of IoT is this communication between intelligent devices that can exchange data between themselves. These intelligent devices can be used in construction, automobile manufacturing, industry, health and others.
It is estimated that with current rate of Data transfer, there will be more than 50 billion devices connected to the internet by 2020.
Parsnet and Internet of Things
Parsnet Company (private equity) under the commercial name of Parsnet Communication Techs, was founded on 2016 by Pars Online holdings with the intention of working in the field of IoT. The ultimate purpose of this company is to create an IoT infrastructure with a national coverage. This nationwide coverage will be established within three years. The reason behind choosing this strategic purpose, is the convergence of different factors which all indicate the necessity of entering this business. As one of the operators of Sigfox network in the world and its exclusive representative, Parsnet Communication Techs has started its activities in Iran and has implemented the IoT infrastructure in the country.
The structure of IoT has different sections, and altogether they form its ecosystem. Parsnet has started establishing the “Parsnet IoT ecosystem” for an easier use of the IoT infrastructure and giving a platform to interested individuals in the field. This ecosystem will help utilizing IoT according to the need in different sections. On the other hand, all individuals or companies working in the field of IoT can work in this ecosystem and introduce their products to others, according to their abilities (programming, building devices, creating solutions and …).