Home Blog IoT IoT Gateways Explained: A Detailed Guide for 2024

IoT Gateways Explained: A Detailed Guide for 2024

January 17, 2024
11 minutes to read

Written by:

Kostiantyn Oliynyk

Kostiantyn Oliynyk

Head of IoT at Webbylab

Kostiantyn started his career in IT at Webbylab, where he quickly grew from the position of a tester to the role of a manager and business analyst. When the company’s management decided to develop the IoT direction, Kostia became one of its key figures.

FAQ
What role does an IoT gateway play in edge computing?

Edge computing involves processing data locally, and an IoT gateway is a key component in this process. It collects data from IoT devices and sensors and preprocesses it right on the premises.

Can an IoT gateway work with legacy systems and devices?

Yes, IoT gateways can work with legacy systems. It’s especially true for universal gateways like MINEW and LoRaWAN.

How can IoT gateways contribute to data processing and analytics at the edge?

Some IoT gateways enable edge computing capabilities. It means they can run applications and analytics locally, minimizing latency and reducing the volume of data transmitted to the cloud.

What are the types of gateway in IoT?

Types of IoT gateways include cloud-based gateways, edge gateways, protocol gateways, security gateways, universal gateways, and beyond.

Rate this article !

20 ratingsAvg 4.6 / 5

You may also like
An Expert Guide to IoT Consulting
  • IoT
An Expert Guide to IoT Consulting
Adopt the Internet of Things solutions safely with our IoT consulting guide. Discover the benefits and opportunities of IoT consulting for your project.
5 Essential Steps to Ensure Secure Communication with IoT Devices
  • IoT
5 Essential Steps to Ensure Secure Communication with IoT Devices
Learn the 5 steps to ensure secure communication with IoT devices. Discover potential risks to watch out for when implementing IoT connectivity.
A Comprehensive Guide to Actuators in IoT: Types, Selection Criteria, and Real-World Use Cases
  • IoT
A Comprehensive Guide to Actuators in IoT: Types, Selection Criteria, and Real-World Use Cases
How Are Actuators Used in IoT? IoT actuators are mechanical or electromechanical devices that turn energy into motion. They combine electrical signals with energy sources,...
5 Use Cases of Predictive Maintenance using IoT
  • IoT
5 Use Cases of Predictive Maintenance using IoT
By merging data analytics and foresight, predictive maintenance protects your machinery and services from downtime.
Weather Reporting System Using IoT: Benefits & Use Cases
  • IoT
Weather Reporting System Using IoT: Benefits & Use Cases
Imagine a world where the weather is no longer an unpredictable force that catches us off guard.
How to Choose the Best MQTT Broker For IoT?
  • IoT
How to Choose the Best MQTT Broker For IoT?
Discover WebbyLab’s guide on choosing the best MQTT broker in IoT. Learn about the broker types, core features, use cases, and examples.
Up

2024 WEBBYLAB. All rights reserved.

Cookies talk
Notice. PrivacyPolicies.com uses cookies to provide necessary website functionality, improve your experience and analyze our traffic. By using our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our cookies usage.
Accept