Syahrial Shaddiq (SS) was born in Kelua, South Borneo, Indonesia on May 18, 1993. He was obtained the degree of S.T. and M.Eng. in electrical engineering from Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta (UMY) and Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) Yogyakarta, respectively graduated cum laude. Moreover, he was attained the degree of Ir. and M.M. in electrical engineering and strategic management from Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta (UNY) and Universitas Islam Indonesia (UII) Yogyakarta. He is currently a doctoral student at the UII Yogyakarta. Furthermore, he conducts research related to the field of business, economics, and management (BEM); electrical and electronic engineering (EEE); new and renewable energy (NRE); and information system and technology (IS and IT). Bismillah, SS will endeavor to become an expert in the field: engineering management (EM). EM is a field of science that includes engineering science and management science. Moto hidup: "Tetaplah menjadi orang baik, yang keberadaannya dicari, kehadirannya dinanti, kepergiannya dirindui, kebaikannya diteladani, dan kematiannya ditangisi (Wahid, 2019)."
Nowadays, in the globalisation era, the development of information technology and information system are increasing. The rapid growth of information technology today is characterised by the presence of the Internet of Things (IoT) in the world. IoT technology was first introduced by Kevin Aston, a man of origin Birmingham, the United Kingdom (UK). He developed IoT technology through high-tech information technology project, the Auto-ID Centre at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). IoT is an internet service which is integrated with certain types of sensors. The benefit of IoT is that it allows users to do remote control from very long distances, share data, and so on.
Business is a necessity that allows the perpetrators to invest and transact using IoT services. Today's business investment is booming, and there are many attractive investment business companies. The stock is an attractive business for both beginner and senior business people. IoT services allow stock players and stockbrokers to continue to compete and even work together for the same purpose, which is to get high profits. Business investment by utilising IoT services should produce good results; the payment process is carried out with the right procedures. Here are some tips for investing using IoT wisely: Firstly, determine the concept of IoT as well as possible, then think of the idea of stock investment properly. Secondly, being able to integrate and operate IoT for the right stock investment. Thirdly, run this business honestly for the blessing. Furthermore, endeavour to Him, because efforts have been sought. Thus, tips about investing in using IoT.
In Indonesia, there are many internet users. Internet users in Indonesia are increasing every year. Moreover, in this year and the next few years, these users will be able to integrate several business investments, in addition to stocks—for instance: the sale of goods and services in sharia that are integrated with IoT. Hopefully, the positive energy from the birth of IoT technology can be used as an improvement for the progress and independence of this country, because the development of the nation cannot be separated from technological advancements and an increase in the social welfare of its population. Therefore, the penetration of the growth of active internet users and IoT in Indonesia also will be ably impacted on growing start-up massively.
By way of conclusion, IoT can be analogous to a coin that has two sides, on the one hand, it provides benefits to its users, whilst on the other hand, it can cause harm to its users. The profits from the user have been obtained, while the benefits that will be gained by the user such as those associated with the backup data, thus causing users to add deficiencies because the data has been misused. To free up various weaknesses of the system, IoT network must be safe, and compiling using IoT has been handled as well as possible so that IoT would be secure and user-friendly.