UW Information Technology

Internet of Things (IoT)

April 24, 2020

Delivering innovative network solutions to the frontlines of COVID-19

Teams from UW-IT and UW Medicine come together in an intensive cross-unit collaboration to develop wired, wireless and telecommunications network connections in locations never before attempted — and in record time to fight COVID-19.

September 26, 2019

Machine learning helps UW meet “always-on” wireless connectivity

Students, faculty and staff have much higher expectations of technology than ever before: it just needs to work all the time. After all, their work depends on “always-on network connectivity,” as they increasingly rely on complex applications and smart devices. Learn how Wi-Fi and machine learning fit into that picture.

September 16, 2019

New study will investigate how to keep smart building technologies secure

To increase energy performance and reduce operational costs, universities and governmental and business organizations, including the University of Washington, are increasingly turning to Internet of Things (IoT) to help manage their buildings. But these features can also introduce security vulnerabilities.