Cognitive M2M Communications: Enablers for IoT

  • Rezwana AhmedEmail author
  • Mohammad Abdul Matin
Part of the Internet of Things book series (ITTCC)


In recent years, there has been a significant development of Internet of Things (IoT). The IoT is seen as an important part of the Future Internet. The number of machines which will be connected to the Internet is expected to reach billions in near future. This enormous number of heterogeneous devices, both physical and virtual, are operated using various different communication protocols to form extended global networks. This puts a massive burden and challenges on present communication technologies in terms of performance and connectivity due to spectrum crisis and inefficient spectrum utilization. Incorporating cognitive radio technologies in such scenarios can help to overcome such challenges. This chapter provides an overview of cognitive machine-to-machine (M2M) technologies along with some potential applications.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.North South UniversityDhakaBangladesh

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