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Silvio Giebl, Mar 4, 2020

The HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.1.4 is released

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Client MQTT Client

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.1.4.

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Anja Helmbrecht-Schaar, Feb 27, 2020

Reference Architecture for VDA5050

Category: MQTT HiveMQ

The association of German car manufacturers (VDA) published a specification for the communcation between Autonomous Guided Vehicles (AGV) and a control center. HiveMQ now provides a whitepaper with a reference architecture using MQTT as communication protocol.

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Silvio Giebl, Feb 24, 2020

The HiveMQ MQTT Client turns 1 year old

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Client MQTT Client

Looking back on one year of the HiveMQ MQTT Client.

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The HiveMQ Team, Feb 10, 2020

HiveMQ 4.3.1 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.3.1.

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Mary Brickenstein Hofschen, Feb 6, 2020

What's New in HiveMQ 4.3?

Category: HiveMQ Release

HiveMQ 4.3 adds great new usability and performance enhancements for enterprise environments.

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The HiveMQ Team, Feb 4, 2020

diva-e & HiveMQ IoT Workshop

Category: HiveMQ IoT Partners

In a dynamic workshop together with diva-e, HiveMQ will give insights on how to deploy production IoT applications without creating uneeded complexity.

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Ian Skerret, Feb 4, 2020

HiveMQ Joins Eclipse Sparkplug Initiative

Category: HiveMQ MQTT

The Eclipse Sparkplug Initiative aims to define a common MQTT data specification to promote interoperability between equipment manufacturers and SCADA vendors.

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Dominik Obermaier and Ian Skerret, Jan 28, 2020

Introducing HiveMQ Cloud

Category: HiveMQ Cloud Cloud

We are excited to announce the launch of HiveMQ Cloud - a cloud-native IoT messaging solution that simplifies bi-directional, device-to-cloud communication.

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Ian Skerret, Jan 24, 2020

HiveMQ Becomes First Corporate Sponsor of Eclipse Paho

Category: HiveMQ

The success and health of the MQTT community is very important to us at HiveMQ. Therefore, we are happy to announce our sponsorship with Eclipse Paho.

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Silvio Giebl, Jan 8, 2020

HiveMQ CE is now available on Docker Hub

Category: HiveMQ HiveMQ CE

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ CE on Docker Hub.

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Florian Raschbichler , Jan 3, 2020

Topic Alias - MQTT 5 Essentials Part 10

Category: MQTT 5 MQTT 5 Essentials HiveMQ IoT

How the MQTT 5 feature Topic Alias works and what you need it for.

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The HiveMQ Team, Dec 19, 2019

HiveMQ 4.2.2 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.2.2.

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Georg Held, Nov 27, 2019

Integrating HiveMQ with Okta

Category: HiveMQ IoT Security HiveMQ ESE Okta JWT OAuth

How to integrate HiveMQ with Okta identity management.

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The HiveMQ Team, Nov 22, 2019

HiveMQ ESE 1.4 released

Category: HiveMQ ESE IoT Security

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ Enterprise Security Extension 1.4.

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Florian Raschbichler , Nov 21, 2019

Request - Response Pattern - MQTT 5 Essentials Part 9

Category: MQTT 5 MQTT 5 Essentials HiveMQ IoT

How MQTT 5 allows you to implement a request-response pattern and why that's important.

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Silvio Giebl, Nov 21, 2019

The HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.1.3 is released

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Client MQTT Client

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.1.3.

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Florian Raschbichler , Nov 12, 2019

Payload Format Description - MQTT 5 Essentials Part 8

Category: MQTT 5 MQTT 5 Essentials HiveMQ IoT

How the MQTT 5 features Payload Format Indicator and Content Type work and what they can do for you.

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Florian Raschbichler , Nov 5, 2019

Shared Subscriptions - MQTT 5 Essentials Part 7

Category: MQTT 5 MQTT 5 Essentials HiveMQ IoT

How the MQTT 5 Shared Subscriptions feature works and what it can do for you.

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Florian Raschbichler , Oct 29, 2019

User Properties - MQTT 5 Essentials Part 6

Category: MQTT 5 MQTT 5 Essentials HiveMQ IoT

How the MQTT 5 User Property feature works and what it can do for you.

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The HiveMQ Team, Oct 25, 2019

HiveMQ 3.4.5 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 3.4.5. This is a maintenance release for the 3.4 series and brings many improvements.

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Christoph Schäbel, Oct 23, 2019

Improved Client Feedback & Negative ACKs - MQTT 5 Essentials Part 5

Category: MQTT 5 Essentials MQTT 5 IoT

How MQTT 5 improves the transparency of MQTT with more feedback for clients and negative ACKs.

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The HiveMQ Team, Oct 22, 2019

15 Frequently Asked MQTT Questions

Category: FAQ MQTT

We summarized 15 frequently asked questions about MQTT.

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Margaretha Erber, Oct 21, 2019

Bidirectional IoT Messaging between MQTT and Apache Kafka

Category: HiveMQ HiveMQ Extension for Kafka

New Features for the HiveMQ Enterprise Extension for Kafka enable bidirectional communication between HiveMQ and one or more Kafka clusters.

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Florian Raschbichler , Oct 16, 2019

Session and Message Expiry Intervals - MQTT 5 Essentials Part 4

Category: MQTT 5 Essentials MQTT 5 IoT

How the MQTT 5 session and message expiry interval features work and what you need them for.

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The HiveMQ Team, Oct 10, 2019

The HiveMQ Team Is Growing

Category: HiveMQ HiveMQ Team

We are growing! Meet the new faces behind HiveMQ.

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Ian Skerrett and Florian Raschbichler , Oct 7, 2019

MQTT 5 - Upgrade now. Here's why. - MQTT 5 Essentials Part 3:

Category: MQTT 5 Essentials MQTT 5 IoT

It's time to move to the new protocol standard MQTT 5.0. This post tells you why.

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Mary Brickenstein Hofschen, Oct 1, 2019

Meet the New MQTT 5 Protocol - MQTT 5 Essentials Part 1

Category: MQTT 5 Essentials MQTT 5

Meet MQTT 5: The most extensive and feature-rich update to the MQTT protocol specification ever.

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Anja Helmbrecht-Schaar, Sep 24, 2019

MQTT CLI: Smart, Compact, Open Source

Category: HiveMQ MQTT CLI

We are happy to announce a new open source tool, called MQTT CLI a smart and compact MQTT command line tool.

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Florian Raschbichler, Sep 23, 2019

Setting up TLS for your cloud-based MQTT broker

Category: HiveMQ IoT Security Cloud Encryption

Using HiveMQ to achieve complete end to end encryption in the cloud.

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Mary Brickenstein Hofschen, Sep 15, 2019

Migrating from HiveMQ 3 to HiveMQ 4

Category: HiveMQ Release MQTT 5 HiveMQ Migration

We’ve got great news for HiveMQ 3 users who are thinking about upgrading to HiveMQ 4: migration just got a lot easier.

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Florian Raschbichler, Sep 13, 2019

Building an elastic high availability MQTT broker cluster on AWS

Category: HiveMQ Clustering AWS Third Party

Guide to quickly building a HiveMQ Cluster in AWS.

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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 11, 2019

Join the Free HiveMQ Webinars

Category: HiveMQ Webinar

Register now for free and join the HiveMQ webinars.

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Margaretha Erber, Sep 10, 2019

Role Based Access Control to Secure an MQTT Broker

Category: HiveMQ IoT Security Control Center HiveMQ ESE

A guide to securing the HiveMQ Control Center with HiveMQ Enterprise Security Extension.

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Simon Baier, Sep 10, 2019

HiveMQ on DC/OS

Category: HiveMQ Cloud Cloud-Native Operations Third Party

A guide to the official HiveMQ service for D2IQ DC/OS.

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Ian Skerrett, Sep 6, 2019

HiveMQ Now Listed as Confluent Verified

Category: HiveMQ HiveMQ Extension for Kafka

The HiveMQ Enterprise Extension for Kafka is listed as a Confluent Verified Standard product.

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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 4, 2019

HiveMQ is exhibiting at the Industry of Things World Berlin 2019

Category: HiveMQ Events

HiveMQ is participating in the Industry of Things World Berlin 2019. Book your meeting with HiveMQ CEO Christian Götz in advance or drop by at our booth.