Techno India Group Launches IoT Laboratory in West Bengal


IoT laboratory will perform its research in the areas of smart cities, smart solar system, smart automobiles and much more

Techno India Group has launched Bengal’s first fully equipped IoT laboratory in partnership with two educational startups namely Xtrans and I & We. The company launched the laboratory under the leadership of Mr Meghdut Roychowdhury, an evangelist of technology entrepreneurship and its Director of Global Operations.

The laboratory will perform its research and development in the domains of smart cities, healthcare monitoring system, smart agricultural system, environmental monitoring systems, smart solar system, manufacturing, smart automobiles, smart solar energy systems, warehousing and much more.

100 knowledge campuses with four universities

Techno India Group (TIG) is one of the knowledge management groups in Asia. The company claims to have 100 knowledge campuses with four universities, 28 engineering colleges, two upcoming medical colleges, three super speciality hospitals, 12 b-schools, 30 schools.

TIG would be opening its door not only to the students of Techno India Group but also to every individual who aspires to gain knowledge and train themselves with the unlimited scope of possibilities through IoT. It has reached new milestones with excellence in technology education and placement of its 5 lakhs students in many MNCs for the past 26 years.

The company states that it is estimated that the number of IoT devices will be 30 billion by 2020. The global market value of IoT is projected to reach $7.1 trillion by 2020. The Internet of Things (IoT ) is the network of physical devices, vehicles, home appliances, and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and connectivity which enables these things to connect and exchange data, creating opportunities for more direct integration of the physical world into computer-based systems, resulting in efficiency improvements, economic benefits, and reduced human exertions.