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Standards to Secure the Sensors That Power IoT

icons and names of IoT sensor types, illustration

Credit: Metamorworks

The use of Internet of Things (IoT) sensors has exploded in popularity in recent years as cheap, effective IoT sensors make it possible to connect devices that do everything from regulating smart home features to monitoring health and fitness using wearable devices.

IoT sensors also are increasingly making their way into business use-cases. In the industrial IoT, sensors are used in many different contexts, including to control and monitor machinery and to regulate core infrastructure systems.


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