The IETF works on a broad range of networking technologies that provide the foundation for the Internet's growth and evolution. The pages below provide a guide to some popular topics that cut across IETF Areas.
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The Internet of Things is the network of physical objects or "things" embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and connectivity to enable objects to exchange data with the manufacturer, operator and/or other connected devices.
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Trust by its users is a critical component of the Internet's success. The IETF works to improve the technical foundations needed to ensure the security and privacy of Internet users and organizations.
IETF standards enable people to connect and collaborate in real time using video, audio, and text across a broad range of devices and applications.
Tech talks are presentations by experts, usually related to areas of possible interest to IETF participants.
The IETF divides its work into a number of areas, each comprised of Working Groups that relate to that area's focus.