Lightweight Protocol for M2M Communication

  • Jan Stepan
  • Richard Cimler
  • Jan Matyska
  • David Sec
  • Ondrej Krejcar
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10449)


Increasing popularity of Internet of Things and Smart home system raises new requirements for micro-controllers. There is a need for affordable solutions with low power consumption and reasonably fast communication transmission rate. This article deals with the communication protocols and introduces own protocol designed for machine to machine communication. Different ways of data transfer between various hardware layers are shown and compared. Every approach is discussed with its benefits and downfalls. Benchmark of three selected types of communication using proposed protocol is performed and results are shown.


Smart home system Micro-controller Communication protocols M2M 



The support of Czech Science Foundation project GACR #15-11724S is gratefully acknowledged.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan Stepan
    • 1
  • Richard Cimler
    • 1
  • Jan Matyska
    • 1
  • David Sec
    • 2
  • Ondrej Krejcar
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Informatics and Management, Center for Basic and Applied Research (CBAR)University of Hradec KraloveHradec KraloveCzech Republic
  2. 2.Faculty of Informatics and ManagementUniversity of Hradec KraloveHradec KraloveCzech Republic

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