smart places & things

The goal behind this new term smart places & things is to make not only devices, but places as well, communicate with each other over the internet or by any other means and therefore, become more intelligent and independent without the need to define them in a certain communication protocol.

Basically, smart places & things is listening to any kind of object or thing, connecting it and sending that information from the physical to the digital world. Then, all this information is stored, processed and analyzed, allowing decisions, performance or actions to be improved.