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Proposal IoT Architecture for Macro and Microscale Applied in Assistive Technology

  • Carlos Solon S. GuimarãesJr.Email author
  • Renato Ventura B. Henriques
  • Carlos Eduardo Pereira
  • Wagner da Silva Silveira
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems book series (LNNS, volume 22)

Abstract

Technology is present in different sectors of society, a world mediated by information and communication technologies, can offer for people with special needs the possibility of improving the limitations imposed by their physiological condition. Today the Internet of Things (IoT) is the emerging technology that can provide people with special needs the support to achieve a better quality of life. It is in this context that the proposal of an IoT architecture with indoor and outdoor scenarios connected to Assistive Technologies (AT).

Keywords

Application server Assistive technology Internet of Things Smart city Smart home Smart stick Smart wheelchair 

Notes

Acknowledgement

The authors would like to thank to CAPES, this work has been funded by the research project PROCAD Assistive Technologies.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carlos Solon S. GuimarãesJr.
    • 1
    Email author
  • Renato Ventura B. Henriques
    • 1
  • Carlos Eduardo Pereira
    • 1
  • Wagner da Silva Silveira
    • 2
  1. 1.Federal University of Rio Grande do SulPorto AlegreBrazil
  2. 2.Affecty SystemsSant ÂngeloBrazil

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