IoT has been all the rage over the past couple of years. The extensive use of sensors and wireless connectivity among devices has increased to the trend. The increase brings in turn, easily available technology for hobbyists to explore. Connecting everything to everything seems like a good idea. For e.g. how would you like to control your air conditioner from the comfort of your bed when you forget your remote in the other end of the room.
Planning is everything!
Planning an IoT project can quickly become a bigger nightmare than planning a wedding. Just like food, flowers, dresses and bowties have to work in unison, doing a project like this the right way is crucial. It will set the budget, and your expectations will be realistic. There are a few things to keep in mind at this stage: