Cyber counterparts of physical objects, which we call social virtual objects, are virtualized in the cloud. They offer almost unlimited computational capabilities and a set of standard API for easy programming.
In the SIoT, objects establish social-like relationships between each other.Virtual Objects are able to form their on social networks and share information in a trustworthy way.
Every IoT application runs in cloud as well as the Virtual Objects. A gmail account is needed to get the required cloud space.
From the Apps Market, users can choose the right application to install in cloud and to provide the right service by connecting the virtual things.