The ‘InternetInternet The word comes from the fusion of the English terms international and net, i.e. international network. This term refers to the worldwide computer network that users all over the world can access via a computer to transmit and share data and information. of things’ is the idea of networking any device with a power button. Paradoxically, this can be anything, from mobile phones to coffee machines, washing machines, refrigerators, vacuum cleaners, headphones, lamps, and wearable devices. This also applies to internal machine components, such as sensors in a car. This immense networkNetwork In computer language, the term network defines a set of hardware and software devices which, when linked together, enable the exchange and sharing of resources, data or information. In a computer network, the devices that generate, route and terminate data are called network nodes. of connected objects could improve many aspects of our lives: imagine a refrigerator which, by reading the barcodes of the products it stores, could tell us what is about to expire and what has run out, allowing it to suggest a shopping list. A coffee machine that switches on at the right time knowing the alarm time set on your smartphone, a car that suggests the best route to take based on traffic information sent by other cars.
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FAAS project: even more efficient FTTH fiber optic for seismic monitoring
Discovering the FAAS project, a further step in the use of FTTHFTTH “Fiber to the Home” is the technology that connects POPs, located in exchanges, to end users’ property units with fiber optics. fiber optic for seismic sensing. A collaboration with the Politecnico di Torino, the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology (INGV), and the […]
Connectivity as a primary need: data from the EY survey
According to a recent EY survey, in spite of rising prices, connectivity remains a primary need for citizens. What role does Open Fiber play? Connectivity is a primary need for citizens, according to the recent EY survey ‘Decoding the digital home study’. The survey, conducted on 2,500 households in Italy and over 20,000 globally, analysed consumer […]
Pitigliano the first digital village in Italy: the Open Fiber project
Open Fiber’s FTTHFTTH “Fiber to the Home” is the technology that connects POPs, located in exchanges, to end users’ property units with fiber optics. fibre will support the implementation of advanced digital services in Pitigliano to combat the digital divideDigital Divide A term to describe the gap between those who can use new information and […]