Course Outline

Machine to Machine (M2M) Communications Overview

  • What is M2M?
  • Introduction to M2M communications
  • Telemetry vs. M2M communications
  • Applications of M2M communications
  • People & Processes, Devices, Networks and Applications

M2M Business Sectors

  • Automotive
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Emergency Services
  • Fleet and Asset Management
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Remote Maintenance and Control
  • Smart Grid
  • Smart Home
  • Opportunities for cellular vendors and service providers
  • Market opportunities and trends for embedded modules

M2M Ecosystem and Technologies behind Smart and Intelligent Devices

  • Automation, asset Management, telemetry, transportation. telematics, healthcare, retail solutions, pricing, and vending machines
  • Telemetry and telemetric
  • Report location, engine management information, logistics tracking and remote assistance
  • Next Generation kiosks and self-service technology
  • Entertainment, financial, government, retail, and transportation
  • M2M for MVNOs and connectivity service providers
  • Cellular-enabled vehicles, POS Terminals, ATMs, and vending machines
  • Advanced M2M metering infrastructure
  • Digital signage market

M2M Applications

  • M2M verticals
  • M2M Hosted services
  • M2M application development
  • M2M connectivity
  • Global M2M service providers
  • M2M component and solution providers
  • M2M software providers
  • M2M Hosted services
  • M2M networks
  • M2M machine controller
  • M2M challenges
  • M2M devices
  • Wireless communication architectures and solutions

M2M Communications Technologies

  • Wireless Sensor Networking (WSN)
  • Cellular machine-to-machine (M2M) applications, networks and air interface standards
  • Software for M2M applications
  • M2M communication
  • Implementing security and encryption
  • Hardware and RTOS
  • System-level flexibility
  • Using communications protocols for Internet connectivity
  • IP-based cellular networks

M2M Systems and Networks

  • RF and wireless sensors
  • Wireless networks
  • Mobile Broadband Networks
  • Computer connected to the Internet
  • Robust processing performance
  • Networked devices
  • Device configurations and management
  • Exchange information in real-time without human intervention

M2M and Networking Technologies

  • Cellular M2M connectivity services
  • Overview of cellular networks including GSM, CDMA, EV-DO, UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+, LTE, LTE-Advanced
  • Overview of SIM (Subscriber Identity Module), mini SIM and embedded SIM cards
  • Overview of RFID, NFC, Zigbee, Bluetooth, WiFi and WiMAX
  • Overview of  Satellite Communications, VSAT, Microwave and power line communication

M2M Design and Systems Engineering

  • M2M requirements
  • Hardware and software
  • M2M sensors
  • Tagging and tracking
  • Embedded Products
  • M2M Design
  • M2M SDK
  • (U)SIM Card Technology
  • M2M connectivity and management
  • M2M Security
  • Open M2M initiatives
  • RF concepts behind cell planning and coverage

M2M Security

  • Security and trust for M2M communications
  • Secure communication in the context of M2M communications
  • M2M security framework
  • Securing Data input/output and Internet communication
  • Secure cryptographic library
  • RSA 1024- and 2048-bit private key encryption
  • AES-128/192/256
  • ARC4, MD5 and SHA-1
  • SSL
  • SIPS
  • Redesigning Hardware for Security
  • Secure IP communication controller chip
  • Security threats for M2M
  • Machine Communication Identity Module (MCIM)
  • Configuration Attacks
  • Protocol Attacks on the Device
  • Attacks on the Core Network
  • User Data and Identity Privacy Attacks
  14 Hours


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