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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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Allison Yrungaray, Sep 21, 2022

Latest Research Shows MQTT is Seeing Increased Adoption in IoT

Category: MQTT IoT

A 2022 survey reveals that MQTT is gaining mindshare for IoT connections and is expected to increase by +29% during the next two years.

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Ryan Bateman, Aug 31, 2022

Early Access Preview of HiveMQ Enterprise Extension for GCP Pub/Sub Released

Category: HiveMQ IoT Extension Google

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of an Early Access Preview build of our new HiveMQ Enterprise Extension for GCP Pub/Sub.

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Gaurav Suman, Aug 17, 2022

The Best Alternative to Google Cloud IoT Core for Integrating Your MQTT Data with GCP

Category: HiveMQ IoT Google

Google just announced deprecation plans for Google IoT Core. Enterprises must now look for a viable alternative which is proven to work with the Google Cloud Platform.

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Ravi Subramanyan, Aug 10, 2022

Enabling Digitization in the Hydrocarbon Processing Industry with MQTT

Category: HiveMQ MQTT IoT

Learn how MQTT and Sparkplug technologies empower Hydrocarbon Processing Industry digitization, given their ability to enable data connectivity, break data silos, and create data interoperability between OT and IT systems.

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Christian Meinerding, May 4, 2022

The Next Chapter of HiveMQ

Category: HiveMQ

Together with our seed round from 2021, HiveMQ has now raised €49.3 million in total.

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Ian Skerrett, Mar 8, 2022

How does Unified Namespace (UNS), ISA95 and MQTT Sparkplug work together to implement Industry 4.0

Category: Industry 4.0 MQTT Sparkplug IIoT

Solving data integration challenges typically found in Industry 4.0 projects with Unified Namespace, ISA95, and MQTT Sparkplug.

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HiveMQ Team, Jan 31, 2022

HiveMQ Wins 2022 DEVIES Award

Category: HiveMQ

The HiveMQ MQTT Broker was chosen as the best IoT innovation and announced as a DEVIES award winner at DeveloperWeek 2022.

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Christian Meinerding, Jan 10, 2022

HiveMQ in 2022: A year of growth and opportunity

Category: HiveMQ

HiveMQ wishes you a Happy New Year 2022. One of the most successful years in our history lies behind us. Now we are looking forward to a year of growth and opportunities.

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Gaurav Suman, Dec 15, 2021

IoT @AWS re:Invent 2021: The Hotel California Effect

Category: HiveMQ IoT

AWS announced (among other things) Twinmaker, Roborunner, Fleetwise, Private 5G and Expresslink at re:Invent 2021. We discuss these might help your IoT strategy, and what to watch out for.

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Georg Held, Dec 13, 2021

HiveMQ is not affected by Log4Shell

Category: HiveMQ HiveMQ Cloud Security

Announcement about HiveMQ and the recent security vulnerability known as Log4Shell.

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Yannick Weber, Dec 2, 2021

The HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.3.0 is released

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Client MQTT Client

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.3.0.

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HiveMQ Team, Nov 21, 2021

HiveMQ and Tatsoft to Power Modern IIoT Systems

Category: HiveMQ

We are excited to announce that Tatsoft - a leader in providing industrial software - has become our new partner.

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Ian Skerrett, Oct 27, 2021

Strong Adoption of MQTT in IIoT

Category: IIoT MQTT

The results of a survey about MQTT in IIoT have just been published on IIoT World, and it is very good news for MQTT.

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HiveMQ Team, Oct 14, 2021

HiveMQ and Vodafone Making Our Roads Safer with 5G and MQTT-Powered V2X Services

Category: MQTT IoT Connected Car

Learn how 5G and MQTT powered V2X services will revolutionize road safety.

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Dominik Obermaier, Jun 9, 2021

MQTT Sparkplug 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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Christian Meinerding, 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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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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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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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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Christian Meinerding, 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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Yannick Weber, Dec 16, 2020

HiveMQ Testcontainer 1.3.0 Released

Category: HiveMQ Testing Test Container MQTT Client

We released the official HiveMQ Testcontainer 1.3.0.

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Dominik Obermaier, Dec 3, 2020

MQTT Sparkplug 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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Magi Erber, Nov 25, 2020

The HiveMQ IoT on Azure Survey

Category: HiveMQ

HiveMQ wants to understand what you like and dislike about Azure and Azure services for hosting IoT applications. Give us your feedback by participating in our short online survey about IoT on Azure.

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HiveMQ Team, Oct 20, 2020

Announcing the MQTT Essentials E-Book

Category: HiveMQ

We are happy to announce the MQTT Essentials E-Book which provides a comprehensive overview of MQTT facts and features for beginners and experts alike.

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Dominik Obermaier, Sep 1, 2020

Introduction to MQTT Sparkplug

Category: MQTT Sparkplug Essentials MQTT Sparkplug

Welcome to our new blog post series called Sparkplug Essentials. We will show you everything you need to know about one of the most important communication protocols for the Industrial Internet of Things.

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Ian Skerrett, Aug 26, 2020

Investing in the MQTT Community

Category: MQTT

This summer we took on two projects as investment for the MQTT Community: Updating the MQTT logo and modernizing mqtt.org. Both projects are ready to view.

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Dominik Obermaier, Aug 3, 2020

MQTT Essentials Video Series

Category: MQTT MQTT Essentials

MQTT Monday is back - this time in video format. Every Monday, from now on, we will publish a short MQTT Essential video on our YouTube Channel.

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Magi Erber, Jun 24, 2020

Extending Confluent Cloud to Ingest Data from Millions of IoT Devices

Category: HiveMQ Cloud Cloud

HiveMQ Cloud now integrates seamlessly with your Confluent Cloud Kafka cluster.

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Florian Raschbichler, Jun 16, 2020

MQTT Flow Control – MQTT 5 Essentials Part 12

Category: MQTT 5 MQTT 5 Essentials HiveMQ IoT

A deep look into the new MQTT feature: Flow Control.

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HiveMQ Team, Jun 8, 2020

HiveMQ ESE 1.5.3 released

Category: HiveMQ ESE IoT Security

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ Enterprise Security Extension 1.5.3.

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HiveMQ Team, May 29, 2020

HiveMQ Enterprise Extension for Kafka 1.2.1 released

Category: HiveMQ HiveMQ Extension for Kafka

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of the HiveMQ Enterprise Extension for Kafka 1.2.1.

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HiveMQ Team, May 29, 2020

HiveMQ ESE 1.5.2 released

Category: HiveMQ ESE IoT Security

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ Enterprise Security Extension 1.5.2.

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HiveMQ Team, Apr 23, 2020

HiveMQ ESE 1.5.1 released

Category: HiveMQ ESE IoT Security

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ Enterprise Security Extension 1.5.1.

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Silvio Giebl, Apr 21, 2020

The HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.2.0 is released

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Client MQTT Client

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.2.0.