Internet of Things Foundation

The Internet of Things Foundation course provides an overview and insight into the emerging technology.



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Internet of Things Foundation

The course covers the basic concepts, terminology, and key components of IoT. It explains the business perspectives of IoT including the advantages of early adoption and monetization models. It further expands on the technologies enabling IoT and the various challenges to expect. Several scenarios describe the use cases and applications of IoT that result in smart applications and services to inspire organizations making the move to IoT. The course provides future insights in IoT and forecasts the status of the connected world in 2020.


Key Features:

  • 2 days of intensive coaching
  • Course completion certificate
  • Downloadable courseware
  • Assignments with solutions


At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  Define concepts and terminologies of IoT.

●  Examine new devices and interfaces that are driving IoT growth.

●  Relate to  business perspectives of IoT (advantages of early adoption of IoT technologies).

●  Predict implications of IoT for your business.

●  Examine the role of enabling technologies for IoT, such as cloud computing and Big Data.

●  Identify security and governance issues with IoT.

●  Examine future growth opportunities of IoT in the coming years.



There are no formal prerequisites for the exam, but the participants must be conversant with cloud concepts and vocabulary.


The Internet of Things Foundation exam is delivered and evaluated by CCC




Closed Book


Web proctored / In-class proctored / Test Center


60  minutes, 15 minutes additional time for non-native candidates

# of questions

40 simple multiple choice  (1 mark per question)

Pass Grade




The Internet of Things Foundation course is most interesting for business and management professionals, including:

Application Consultant
Business Analyst
Business Process Architect
Developer Consultant
Enterprise Architect
Program / Project Manager
Solution Architect
System Administrator
System Architect
Technology Consultant

Concepts and Terminologies


Business Orientation

Drivers of IoT

Benefits of a Connected World

IoT Business: Opportunities, Benefits, and Challenges

IoT Monetization Strategies and Models

Basic Building Blocks of IoT–Architecture

Architecture of IoT Components

Network Protocols Within IoT

Enabling Technologies of IoT + Lab Activities

Role of Social Media and Mobility in IoT]

Defining SMACT

Role of Big Data and Analytics in IoT

Role of Cloud Computing in IoT

IoT Security and Top Governance Issues

IoT Security Challenges

Causes of IoT Security Breaches

IoT Security Risks

IoT Case Studies and Future Predictions

IoT Usage Scenarios

IoT Growth Perspectives

IoT Future Predictions