Security is mandatory for organizations and the buildings they operate within. M2M makes security applications and devices intelligent enables businesses to reduce cost by simplifying remote installations and freeing them of fixed lines.
The applications for M2M/ IoT technology in the building and construction industries include:
- Building and warehouse security
- Smoke detectors
- Remote surveillance
Manufacturers and suppliers are facing the following difficulties and requirements when developing Internet of Things applications for building security and construction:
- Quality of service
- Secure and tamper-proof SIM cards
- Data security and privacy
- Data pooling
- Comprehensive management of large deployments
Technological and commercial solutions
Application developers and device manufacturers overcome these challenges easily by running their IoT and M2M applications on a connectivity platform.