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HiveMQ is a MQTT based messaging platform designed for the fast, efficient and reliable movement of data to and from connected IoT devices. Our software is designed for horizontal scalability and the best-in-class throughput. We power the most ambitious MQTT deployments in the world with millions of connected IoT devices and extreme data messaging numbers. Don’t take our word for it, see for yourself. We conducted a benchmark showing the connection of 10,000,000 real MQTT clients which exchange more than 3 billion messages per hour. The test was executed on Amazon Web Services and using a real cloud infrastructure.

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Connect and subscribe 10 million IoT devices

See how we connected 10 million clients on a commodity hardware to one HiveMQ cluster

More than 3 billion messages per hour

See how the IoT devices exchange more than 3 billion messages per hour with our data movement platform.

Test setup and execution explained in detail

We show you exactly how we did it, with all configurations and scripts. Learn how AWS was configured to get extreme throughput.

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HiveMQ 10 Million Benchmark