IoT Data Storage in the Cloud: A Case Study in Human Biometeorology

  • Brunno Vanelli
  • A. R. Pinto
  • Madalena P. da Silva
  • M. A. R. Dantas
  • M. FazioEmail author
  • A. Celesti
  • M. Villari
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 189)


The IoT (Internet of Things) has emerged to increase the potentiality of pervasive monitoring devices. However, the implementation and integration of IoT devices, data storage and the development of applications are still considered challenging. This paper presents an infrastructure for aggregating and storing data from different sources from IoT devices to the cloud. In order to evaluate the infrastructure regarding the quality in storage, it has been implemented and verified in an AAL (Ambient Assisted Living) case scenario, the main application being Human Biometeorology. The evaluation of metrics related to sending, receiving and storing data demonstrate that the experimental environment is completely reliable and appropriate for the case study in question.


AAL Cloud computing Human biometeorology IoT 



We would like to thanks to Microsoft Research for Azure Award.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Brunno Vanelli
    • 1
  • A. R. Pinto
    • 1
  • Madalena P. da Silva
    • 1
  • M. A. R. Dantas
    • 1
  • M. Fazio
    • 2
    Email author
  • A. Celesti
    • 2
  • M. Villari
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Federal University of Santa CatarinaFlorianópolisBrazil
  2. 2.University of MessinaMessinaItaly
  3. 3.IRCCS Centro Neurolesi “Bonino Pulejo”MessinaItaly

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