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Logica Bănică (), Emil Burtescu () and Florentina Enescu ()
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Emil Burtescu: Faculty of Economics and Law, University of Pitesti, Romania
Florentina Enescu: Faculty of Electronics, Communication and Computers Science, University of Pitesti, Romania

Scientific Bulletin - Economic Sciences, 2017, vol. 16, issue 1, 53-59

Abstract: The paper aims to present a new concept in IT&C (Information Technology and Communications, namely Internet-of-Things (IoT). Starting from a short introduction on the basics of this concept, a study is conducted to demonstrate the importance of introducing IoT in higher education. Also, there are identified several practical methods identified for integrating IoT features in academia, especially in the areas of teaching and learning enhancements. Even if important IT&C companies launched and implemented projects in this area, a model for “smart universities” is no well-defined. In our study, we demonstrate that the optimal technical solution for academia are IoT Platforms with real-time, limited-area service provision using Cloud Computing services.

Keywords: Internet-of-Things; Academia; Smart universities. (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: C88 I23 D83 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2017
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