Internet of everything
Internet of everything

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Internet of everything

2.5 Terms and concepts practice

This activity will help you to test some of the terms and concepts you've been introduced to.

Activity _unit2.5.1

Using the following two lists, match each numbered item with the correct letter.

  1. ISP

  2. IANA

  3. data velocity

  4. virtualisation

  5. cloud computing

  6. M2M

  7. feedback loop

  8. RFID tag

  9. big data

  • a.internet service provider

  • b.allows a computer to run multiple operating systems and programs at the same time

  • c.things communicating with other devices

  • d.allows people to make informed decisions that bridge the differences between actual outputs and desired outputs

  • e.refers to the way in which organisations collect and analyse vast stores of data for insights that identify trends, predict behaviour, and empower decision makers

  • active or passive device that provides identification information when in the presence of a reader device

  • g.the rate at which data moves on the network infrastructure

  • h.the organisation that oversees the assignment of internet addresses

  • i.uses shared virtualised computing and network resources to deliver IT services across the internet

The correct answers are:
  • 1 = a
  • 2 = h
  • 3 = g
  • 4 = b
  • 5 = i
  • 6 = c
  • 7 = d
  • 8 = f
  • 9 = e

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