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Yannick Weber, Sep 22, 2021

HiveMQ Testcontainer 2.0.0 Released

Category: HiveMQ Testing Test Container MQTT Client

We released the official HiveMQ Testcontainer 2.0.0.

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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 16, 2021

Getting started easily with HiveMQ Cloud and our predefined example projects on GitHub

Category: HiveMQ Cloud Cloud

HiveMQ Cloud now offers predefined getting started projects on GitHub to easily get started with HiveMQ Cloud and your MQTT client implementation in the language of your choice.

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Magi Erber, Sep 14, 2021

What is New in HiveMQ 4.7?

Category: HiveMQ Release

This feature release focuses on three main themes: easier operations for Cloud Native Deployments, improved Enterprise Security, and HiveMQ Swarm upgrades.

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 26, 2021

Report HiveMQ metrics to AWS with the HiveMQ AWS CloudWatch Extension

Category: HiveMQ AWS Third Party

Amazon offers their own monitoring system AWS CloudWatch for applications running on the Amazon Web Services. HiveMQ is now able to integrate directly with AWS CloudWatch with the free off-the-shelf extension.

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Magi Erber, Aug 11, 2021

HiveMQ Cloud now grows with your needs

Category: HiveMQ Cloud Cloud

HiveMQ Cloud now offers a Pay As You Go Plan.

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 3, 2021

HiveMQ 4.6.4 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.6.4.

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 3, 2021

HiveMQ 4.5.7 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.7.

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Magi Erber, Jul 13, 2021

WebSocket Support for HiveMQ Cloud Basic

Category: HiveMQ Cloud Cloud

HiveMQ Cloud Basic now supports WebSockets.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jul 7, 2021

HiveMQ 4.6.3 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.6.3.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jul 7, 2021

HiveMQ 4.5.6 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.6.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jul 7, 2021

HiveMQ 4.4.9 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.4.9.

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Yannick Weber, Jul 6, 2021

HiveMQ Extension Gradle Plugin 2.0.0 released

Category: HiveMQ extension Gradle Third Party

HiveMQ Extension Gradle Plugin 2.0.0 released.

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Matthias Hofschen, Jun 24, 2021

HiveMQ on AWS Wavelength at the edge of the 5G Network

Category: HiveMQ MQTT IoT AWS Wavelength Edge

MQTT communication with HiveMQ and AWS Wavelength opens up new possibilities for AWS cloud customers to create low latency applications at the edge of the 5G network.

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Florian Raschbichler, Jun 22, 2021

Mitigate IoT Attacks with Key MQTT Security Principles

Category: MQTT5 IoT Security

By adhering to key MQTT security principles, we can mitigate several IoT attacks.

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Florian Limpöck, Jun 21, 2021

HiveMQ Community Edition 2021.2 is released

Category: HiveMQ CE

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ CE 2021.2.

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Ian Skerrett, Jun 15, 2021

How 5G and MQTT Accelerate Vehicle-2-Everything (V2X) Adoption

Category: MQTT IoT Connected Car

Vehicle-2-Everything (V2X) connectivity across 5G infrastructure has the potential to revolutionize road safety and traffic management. MQTT is the ideal messaging protocol for this service.

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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.