IoT Dictionary Definition 1xEV-DO

1 times Evolution-Data Optimized (used in ANSI-2000 CDMA).

IoT Dictionary Definition 1xRTT

1 times Radio Transmission Technology (used in ANSI-2000 CDMA).

IoT Dictionary Definition 2.4 GHz

A short-range wireless band commonly used in wireless technologies such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and ZigBee.

IoT Dictionary Definition 2G

The second generation of GSM cellular technology that improved performance by adding to the cellular radio spectrum to help solve coverage issues and drops in signal due to urban obstacles. It was also the turning point in moving from analogue transmission methods to digital, adding digital encryption and paving the way for cellular data usage.

IoT Dictionary Definition 3G

The third generation of GSM cellular technology, offering substantially improved data transfer rates over its predecessor, 2G. While the original release of 3G used the UMTS method, improvements have been made to increase capacity and data speeds with additional protocols including HSPA.

IoT Dictionary Definition 3GPP

Third Generation Partnership Project (GSM family of technologies).

IoT Dictionary Definition 3GPP2

Third Generation Partnership Project 2 (CDMA family of technologies).

IoT Dictionary Definition 4G

The fourth generation of GSM cellular technology and the latest upgrade to the GSM network, providing greater data transfer speeds. 4G is also referred to as LTE.

IoT Dictionary Definition 6LoWPAN

A communication protocol that compresses Ipv6 packages for small, low power-devices to let them communicate within the Internet of Things.

IoT Dictionary Definition 802.11ah

New Wi-Fi protocol that uses sub 1 GHz license-exempt bands as opposed to conventional Wi-Fi that operates in the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands.