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HiveMQ Team, Sep 29, 2022

How to use Distributed Tracing to maximize the Observability of your IoT applications

Category: HiveMQ IoT MQTT

Perform distributed tracing of MQTT data in real-time with Open Telemetry integration. Get end-to end IoT observability using your APM solutions.

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Florian Limpöck, Sep 29, 2022

HiveMQ & Google Cloud - Enabling Bi-directional MQTT Data Movement

Category: HiveMQ IoT Extension Google

This new extension enables the bi-directional movement of MQTT data between HiveMQ and the Google Cloud at hyper-scale.

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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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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 6, 2022

HiveMQ 4.8.4 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.8.4.

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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 6, 2022

HiveMQ 4.7.11 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.7.11.

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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 6, 2022

HiveMQ 4.5.18 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.18.

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Kudzai Manditereza, Sep 6, 2022

Getting MQTT Data to InfluxDB Native Collector using HiveMQ Broker

Category: Real-World MQTT MQTT

A hands-on demonstration of how InfuxDB’s Native Collectors service turns InfluxDB into an MQTT client and how useful it is to integrate MQTT data from industrial assets into InfluxDB.

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Kamiel Straatman, Sep 5, 2022

IoT Tutorial on how to establish bidirectional MQTT communication on ESP32

Category: HiveMQ

Learn how to use the MQTT protocol for bidirectional communication with the ESP32 to publish messages and subscribe to topics.

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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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Ian Craggs, Aug 29, 2022

MQTT vs ZeroMQ for IoT

Category: MQTT IoT

Understand the difference between MQTT and ZeroMQ protocols from an IoT use case perspective.

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Kudzai Manditereza, Aug 25, 2022

MQTT Sparkplug to AWS IoT Sitewise Integration: A Step-By-Step Guide

Category: Real-World MQTT Industry 4.0 MQTT Sparkplug

A step-by-step guide on how to integrate industrial data into AWS IoT Sitewise using MQTT Sparkplug.

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Gaurav Suman, Aug 18, 2022

MQTT Broker Comparison – Which is the Best for Your IoT Application?

Category: HiveMQ IoT MQTT

Get an in-depth comparison of open-source Vs. commercial Vs. managed-cloud Vs. general-purpose MQTT brokers & how they implement PubSub communication between your IoT/IIoT devices and applications.

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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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Kudzai Manditereza, Aug 8, 2022

MQTT Sparkplug Auto-Discovery Using PLCnext Gateway, HiveMQ Broker and Ignition SCADA

Category: HiveMQ

Discover how to generate MQTT Sparkplug telemetry data from a PLCnext Programmable Logic Controller, transmit the data to a HiveMQ Cloud MQTT broker and visualise the information using the Ignition SCADA platform.

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 2, 2022

HiveMQ 4.8.3 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.8.3.

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 2, 2022

HiveMQ 4.7.10 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.7.10.

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 2, 2022

HiveMQ 4.5.17 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.17.

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Richard Seeley, Jul 25, 2022

All You Need to Know About the Internet of Things (IoT) in Industrial Applications

Category: HiveMQ MQTT IoT

Learn how IoT devices work in industry 4.0 and industrial applications and how these applications leverage the MQTT protocol for IoT data exchange.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jul 21, 2022

HiveMQ Community Edition 2022.1 is released

Category: HiveMQ CE

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ CE 2022.1.

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Kudzai Manditereza, Jul 20, 2022

Building Industrial Digital Twins on AWS Using MQTT Sparkplug

Category: HiveMQ

Learn how to use MQTT Sparkplug to build digital twins on AWS and solve challenges faced by Industrial IoT, such as data modelling, connectivity, semantic interoperability, ease of integration, auto-discovery, scalability, etc.

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Ian Craggs, Jul 20, 2022

Understanding the Differences between MQTT and WebSockets for IoT

Category: MQTT IoT

MQTT and WebSockets are not really in competition with each other, but complementary. Read this article if you want to know the nitty-gritty of these two protocols from an IoT use case perspective.

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Kudzai Manditereza, Jul 12, 2022

The Key Differences Between OPC UA And MQTT Sparkplug

Category: HiveMQ

What to consider when you are contemplating whether to use OPC UA or MQTT Sparkplug for your digital transformation projects.

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Richard Seeley, Jul 4, 2022

What Are IoT Devices & How MQTT Powers Them

Category: HiveMQ MQTT IoT

Learn from the experts what are IoT devices and how MQTT protocol works with Internet of Things (IoT).

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Ian Craggs, Jun 29, 2022

MQTT vs AMQP for IoT

Category: MQTT IoT

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

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The HiveMQ Team, Jun 28, 2022

HiveMQ 4.8.2 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.8.2.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jun 28, 2022

HiveMQ 4.7.9 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.7.9.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jun 28, 2022

HiveMQ 4.5.16 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.16.

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Gaurav Suman, May 30, 2022

IBM Watson IoT Platform: Message Gateway and MessageSight are nearing end-of-support - What next?

Category: HiveMQ IoT

Here’s a quick comparison between a 100% MQTT-based IoT Messaging platform versus IBM Watson IoT Platform – MessageSight and Message Gateway, which are nearing end-of-support.

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The HiveMQ Team, May 17, 2022

HiveMQ 4.8.1 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.8.1.

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The HiveMQ Team, May 17, 2022

HiveMQ 4.7.8 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.7.8.

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The HiveMQ Team, May 17, 2022

HiveMQ 4.6.12 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.6.12.

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The HiveMQ Team, May 17, 2022

HiveMQ 4.5.15 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.5.15.

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Ian Craggs, May 16, 2022

MQTT Vs. HTTP for IoT

Category: MQTT IoT

Learn the difference between MQTT and HTTP protocols in IoT.

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The HiveMQ Team, May 5, 2022

HiveMQ 4.7.7 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.7.7.

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The HiveMQ Team, May 5, 2022

HiveMQ 4.6.11 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.6.11.