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Kudzai Manditereza, Jun 13, 2021

How to Send & Receive MQTT Sparkplug B Messages Using Raspberry Pis, Node-RED, and HiveMQ Cloud

Category: MQTT Industry 4.0 MQTT Sparkplug

A step-by-step guide on how to send and receive MQTT Sparkplug B messages using Raspberry Pi, Node-Red and HiveMQ Cloud.

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Mary Brickenstein Hofschen, Jun 11, 2021

Launch HiveMQ on Azure with an ARM Quickstart Template

Category: HiveMQ Extension Third Party

A step-by-step guide to easily launch a HiveMQ cluster on Microsoft Azure with the HiveMQ cluster ARM quickstart template.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jun 10, 2021

HiveMQ 4.6.2 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.6.2.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jun 10, 2021

HiveMQ 4.5.5 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.5.

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Dominik Obermaier, Jun 9, 2021

MQTT Sparkplug Essentials Part 3 - Publish/Subscribe vs. Poll/Response

Category: MQTT Sparkplug Essentials MQTT Sparkplug

This part explores the many advantages Sparkplug´s decoupled push-based architecture has compared to traditional poll-response protocols like Modbus or OPC-UA.

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John L. Singleton, Jun 7, 2021

LoveLight USA Perfects the Art of Connection with HiveMQ

Category: MQTT HiveMQ

LoveLight USA carefully crafts internet-connected lights that keep friends and loved ones connected around the world. MQTT makes animation, message-delivery guarantees, and other key features possible on very limited hardware.

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Magi Erber, May 27, 2021

Introducing HiveMQ Cloud on Microsoft Azure

Category: HiveMQ Cloud Cloud

HiveMQ Cloud is now available on Microsoft Azure.

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Kudzai Manditereza, May 20, 2021

How to Connect a Smart Factory and Visualize IIoT Data with MQTT Sparkplug

Category: Real-World MQTT Industry 4.0 MQTT Sparkplug

A step-by-step guide on how to use MQTT Sparkplug B specification to connect different Industry 4.0 devices using HiveMQ Cloud and then visualizing the IIoT data.

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Magi Erber, May 14, 2021

How to Use HiveMQ Cloud MQTT Broker with Home Assistant

Category: HiveMQ Cloud Cloud

A step-by-step guide to connecting your Home Assistant with HiveMQ Cloud.

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The HiveMQ Team, May 11, 2021

HiveMQ 4.6.1 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.6.1.

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The HiveMQ Team, May 11, 2021

HiveMQ 4.4.8 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.4.8.

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Christian Götz, May 6, 2021

Ready for Lift-off

Category: HiveMQ

We have taken a very big step on our mission by closing our initial seed funding round of EUR 9.3 million.

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The HiveMQ Team, May 5, 2021

HiveMQ 4.5.4 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.4.

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Mary Brickenstein Hofschen, May 5, 2021

Complete End-to-end IoT Solution Testing with HiveMQ Swarm

Category: HiveMQ IoT Testing

HiveMQ Swarm is the industry’s first solution that enables organizations of all sizes to reliably simulate and test large-scale IoT deployments.

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Magi Erber, Apr 28, 2021

What's New in HiveMQ 4.6?

Category: HiveMQ Release

HiveMQ 4.6 is a feature release with new functionality, attractive improvements and introduces HiveMQ Swarm.

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Ian Skerret, Apr 26, 2021

Making it easy to create dashboards for MQTT Sparkplug with InfluxDB and HiveMQ

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Sparkplug

Many of our customers want visualize the industrial data from their equipment into some type of dashboards. See how this can easily be done with Sparkplug, InfluxDB, and HiveMQ.

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The HiveMQ Team, Apr 13, 2021

HiveMQ 4.5.3 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.3.

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Silvio Giebl, Apr 9, 2021

The HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.2.2 is released

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Client MQTT Client

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.2.2.

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Magi Erber, Mar 14, 2021

Connect your MQTT devices with HiveMQ Cloud for free

Category: HiveMQ Cloud Cloud

We now offer a free cluster type for HiveMQ Cloud to experience how easy it is to deploy and manage an MQTT broker.

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The HiveMQ Team, Mar 10, 2021

HiveMQ 4.5.2 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.2.

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The HiveMQ Team, Mar 10, 2021

HiveMQ 4.4.7 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.4.7.

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Silvio Giebl, Mar 4, 2021

HiveMQ Community Edition 2021.1 is released

Category: HiveMQ CE

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ CE 2021.1.

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Till Seeberger, Feb 19, 2021

HiveMQ Azure Cluster Discovery Extension is released

Category: HiveMQ Extension Third Party

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of the HiveMQ Azure Cluster Discovery Extension.

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Ian Skerrett, Feb 19, 2021

Welcome to Two New Industrial IoT Partners to HiveMQ

Category: HiveMQ

In IIoT, partners are key for success. We are thrilled to announce two new partnerships with Opto22 and INS. Both have deep experience in IIoT deployments.

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The HiveMQ Team, Feb 9, 2021

HiveMQ 4.5.1 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.1.

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The HiveMQ Team, Feb 9, 2021

HiveMQ 4.4.6 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.4.6.

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Matthias Hofschen, Jan 27, 2021

Best Practices for Operating HiveMQ and MQTT on Kubernetes

Category: HiveMQ MQTT IoT Kubernetes

The HiveMQ Kubernetes White Paper: Best Practices for Operating HiveMQ and MQTT on Kubernetes.

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Ian Skerrett, Jan 27, 2021

New White Paper and Webinar about MQTT Sparkplug

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Sparkplug

Discover our new resources about MQTT Sparkplug that aims to break down the data silos created by pairwise integrations found in IIoT architectures.

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Magi Erber, Jan 12, 2021

What's New in HiveMQ 4.5?

Category: HiveMQ Release

HiveMQ 4.5 is a Long Term Support release with significant performance improvements and new features.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jan 12, 2021

HiveMQ 4.4.5 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.4.5.

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Christian Götz, Jan 7, 2021

Trends to watch in 2021 for MQTT and HiveMQ

Category: HiveMQ MQTT

Coming off a very successful year 2020 for HiveMQ, now is the time to look forward to understanding where the MQTT industry is going in 2021 and how HiveMQ plans to expand our momentum.

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Till Seeberger, Dec 17, 2020

HiveMQ with Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

Category: HiveMQ Third Party

A guide to deploy a HiveMQ Cluster on the Azure Cloud by using Azure Kubernetes Service.

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Yannick Weber, Dec 16, 2020

HiveMQ Testcontainer 1.3.0 Released

Category: HiveMQ Testing Test Container MQTT Client

We released the offical HiveMQ Testcontainer 1.3.0.

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The HiveMQ Team, Dec 15, 2020

HiveMQ 4.4.4 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.4.4.

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Dominik Obermaier, Dec 3, 2020

MQTT Sparkplug Essentials Part 2 - Architecture

Category: MQTT Sparkplug Essentials MQTT Sparkplug

Sparkplug Essentials Part 2 will cover Sparkplug´s fundamental architecture and the main principles it is built upon.

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Ian Skerrett, Dec 1, 2020

HiveMQ + Splunk = Visualize MQTT Data at Scale

Category: HiveMQ Third Party

Our partner SVA, one of Germany’s leading system integrators, has released a new HiveMQ extension for Splunk that natively forwards MQTT data to Splunk.