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The HiveMQ Team, Feb 7, 2023

What’s New in HiveMQ 4.12?

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is proud to announce the release of HiveMQ Enterprise MQTT Platform 4.12. This release focuses on increased observability for your HiveMQ deployment, added cluster overload protection, and numerous performance enhancements.

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The HiveMQ Team, Feb 7, 2023

HiveMQ 4.9.4 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.9.4.

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The HiveMQ Team, Feb 7, 2023

HiveMQ 4.8.9 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.8.9.

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Kudzai Manditereza, Feb 3, 2023

Getting Started with MQTT on Arduino Using NodeMCU ESP8266

Category: HiveMQ Cloud IoT

Learn how to use the Arduino IDE to program an ESP8266 microcontroller to read sensor data and publish it using MQTT to a HiveMQ Cloud MQTT broker.

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Ravi Subramanyan, Jan 15, 2023

Insights from ABB Automotive Manufacturing Survey 2022

Category: HiveMQ MQTT IoT

This blog covers the key takeaways and insights from the Automotive Manufacturing 2022 survey conducted by Automotive Manufacturing Solutions (AMS) along with ABB.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jan 10, 2023

What’s New in HiveMQ 4.11?

Category: HiveMQ Release

This release enhances the platform’s flexibility to ingest IoT data from MQTT clients into AWS, a Diagnostic Archive to automate debugging information collection, and an Expanded Control Center License view.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jan 10, 2023

HiveMQ 4.9.3 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.9.3.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jan 10, 2023

HiveMQ 4.8.8 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.8.8.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jan 10, 2023

HiveMQ 4.5.22 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.22.

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HiveMQ Team, Jan 9, 2023

HiveMQ Moves to a New Release Cadence

Category: HiveMQ IoT

The HiveMQ Team is pleased to share more about its new release cadence.

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Christian Götz, Dec 22, 2022

HiveMQ in 2022: Laying the Foundation for a Connected World

Category: HiveMQ

HiveMQ’s highlights from 2022 bundled in a blog. Learn how HiveMQ is shaping the IoT industry & helping customers harness the power of their IoT data.

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Kudzai Manditereza, Dec 20, 2022

Part 3 - Implementing Unified Namespace (UNS) With MQTT Sparkplug

Category: IoT Industry 4.0

Learn how to implement Unified Namespace (UNS) using MQTT Sparkplug specification, and Parris & Schultz methods for structuring it.

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Ravi Subramanyan, Dec 19, 2022

Top 5 FAQs on MQTT Sparkplug and How HiveMQ Can Help

Category: HiveMQ Industry 4.0 IoT

Here are some frequently asked questions (FAQS) about MQTT Sparkplug specification and how HiveMQ can help

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Kudzai Manditereza, Dec 19, 2022

11 Ways MQTT Sparkplug Enables Smart Manufacturing

Category: Industry 4.0 MQTT Sparkplug

Learn how MQTT Sparkplug helps bring OT IT interoperability and bi-directional data connectivity to smart manufacturing.

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Kudzai Manditereza, Dec 12, 2022

Part 2 - How Does a Unified Namespace (UNS) Work?

Category: IoT Industry 4.0

Learn the key elements of a Unified Namespace (UNS), where it lives in your IIoT architecture, and what are the best practices of implementing it.

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Jens Deters, Dec 7, 2022

What’s New in Sparkplug® v3.0.0?

Category: Industry 4.0 MQTT Sparkplug

Learn what’s new in Sparkplug 3.0 specification, what does it provide compared to 2.2, & how to use the TCK to obtain the compatibility certification.

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Jens Deters, Dec 7, 2022

A Step-by-Step Guide to Obtaining Sparkplug 3.0 Certification

Category: Industry 4.0 MQTT Sparkplug

Learn how to get Sparkplug 3.0 compatible certification using Sparkplug Technology Compatibility Kit (TCK) and HiveMQ Aware Extension.

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Kudzai Manditereza, Dec 7, 2022

Part 1 - What is Unified Namespace (UNS) and Why Does it Matter?

Category: IoT Industry 4.0

Get a quick introduction to Unified Namespace (UNS), what it is and why does it matter to Industrial IoT and Industry 4.0 projects.

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The HiveMQ Team, Dec 6, 2022

What’s new in HiveMQ 4.10?

Category: HiveMQ Release

HiveMQ MQTT Platform 4.10 brings enhanced reliability, startup sanity checks, and an extended cluster overload protection.

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The HiveMQ Team, Dec 6, 2022

HiveMQ 4.8.7 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.8.7.

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The HiveMQ Team, Dec 6, 2022

HiveMQ 4.5.21 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.21.

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The HiveMQ Team, Dec 6, 2022

HiveMQ 4.9.2 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.9.2.

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Kudzai Manditereza, Nov 15, 2022

Getting Started with Raspberry Pi Pico W for IoT: Micropython and MQTT

Category: IoT MQTT

Learn how to build a simple IoT project and read sensor data using Raspberry Pi Pico W, MicroPython, MQTT, HiveMQ Cloud, and Node-Red.

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The HiveMQ Team, Nov 8, 2022

HiveMQ 4.9.1 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.9.1.

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The HiveMQ Team, Nov 8, 2022

HiveMQ 4.8.6 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.8.6.

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The HiveMQ Team, Nov 8, 2022

HiveMQ 4.5.20 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.20.

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Peter Jüntgen, Nov 7, 2022

A Data-Driven Approach to Sustainability in Industry 4.0 Using MQTT

Category: HiveMQ MQTT IoT

Get insights into how MQTT and MQTT Sparkplug can bring a data-driven approach to sustainability in IIoT and industry 4.0 via SVA Splunk extension.

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Nasir Qureshi, Oct 31, 2022

How OpenTelemetry Enhances Distributed Tracing of MQTT Messages

Category: HiveMQ MQTT IoT

Learn what is OpenTelemetry standard, how does it work, and how it enables HiveMQ with distributed tracing of MQTT messages to perform end-to-end IoT application performance monitoring.

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Kudzai Manditereza, Oct 20, 2022

Creating IIoT Data Pipeline Using MQTT and Kafka: A Step-By-Step Guide

Category: Real-World MQTT Industry 4.0 MQTT Sparkplug

Learn how to create a data pipeline for your industrial IoT solution using MQTT and Apache Kafka.

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Allison Yrungaray, Oct 20, 2022

2022 Survey Shows MQTT Adoption is High for Industry 4.0

Category: MQTT IoT

A new survey from IIoT World shows MQTT adoption is high & Sparkplug is on the rise to enable Industry 4.0 and help companies move data from OT to IT.

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Ian Craggs, Oct 18, 2022

MQTT vs CoAP for IoT

Category: MQTT IoT

Understand the difference between MQTT and CoAP protocols from an IoT perspective.

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Nasir Qureshi, Oct 17, 2022

IoT Observability: What is it and how does it help?

Category: HiveMQ MQTT IoT

Learn the importance of having end-to-end, real-time IoT observability, using Open Telemetry, for building resilient IoT applications.

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The HiveMQ Team, Oct 11, 2022

HiveMQ 4.8.5 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.8.5.

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The HiveMQ Team, Oct 11, 2022

HiveMQ 4.7.12 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.7.12.

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The HiveMQ Team, Oct 11, 2022

HiveMQ 4.5.19 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.19.

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Gaurav Suman, Sep 29, 2022

Introducing HiveMQ Enterprise MQTT Platform 4.9: Enhanced IoT Observability, Google Cloud integration, and much more

Category: HiveMQ Release

HiveMQ MQTT Platform 4.9 brings IoT Observability, MQTT data ingestion to Google Cloud, disaster recovery, and updated security controls on the REST API.