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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.

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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 4, 2019

HiveMQ 3.4.4 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 3.4.4. This is a maintenance release for the 3.4 series and brings many improvements.

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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 3, 2019

HiveMQ 4.2.1 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.2.1.

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 29, 2019

HiveMQ ESE 1.3 released

Category: HiveMQ ESE IoT Security

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ Enterprise Security Extension 1.3.

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Florian Raschbichler, Aug 28, 2019

Lessons Learned: Deploying Connected Car Services in Production

Category: HiveMQ Connected Car IoT Security

Sharing the experience I gathered over many years of supporting connected car platforms.

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Florian Raschbichler, Aug 21, 2019

IoT Security in the cloud - How to integrate IoT Device Authentication and Authorization with HiveMQ and AWS

Category: HiveMQ HiveMQ ESE Third-Party AWS IoT Security

A guide to deploying an enterprise level secured HiveMQ broker cluster on AWS

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 20, 2019

MQTT Topics & Best Practices - MQTT Essentials: Part 5

Category: MQTT Essentials MQTT

Because MQTT decouples the publisher from the subscriber, client connections are always handled by a broker. Before we get into the details of these connections, let’s be clear about what we mean by client and broker.

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Ian Skerrett, Aug 19, 2019

Top 10 Criteria for Selecting a MQTT Broker

Category: HiveMQ

When evaluating MQTT brokers it is important to consider some key criteria to ensure the successful deployment of an MQTT system.

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 16, 2019

HiveMQ ESE 1.2 released

Category: HiveMQ ESE IoT Security

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ Enterprise Security Extension 1.2.

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Silvio Giebl, Aug 12, 2019

The HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.1.2 is released

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Client MQTT Client

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.1.2.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jul 29, 2019

HiveMQ ESE 1.1 released

Category: HiveMQ ESE IoT Security

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ Enterprise Security Extension 1.1.

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Dominik Obermaier, Jul 24, 2019

What's New in HiveMQ 4.2?

Category: HiveMQ Release

HiveMQ 4.2 features additional functionality for enterprise environments, like RBAC, Audit Logs, Backup & Restore and improvements to the extension SDK.

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Silvio Giebl, Jul 23, 2019

HiveMQ MQTT Client Features: Android Support

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Client MQTT Client

A detailed look at the Android support of the HiveMQ MQTT Client library.

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Ian Skerrett, Jul 18, 2019

A Better Solution for IoT Security and MQTT

Category: HiveMQ HiveMQ ESE IoT Security

We are thrilled to announce the new HiveMQ Enterprise Security Extension for integrating production ready security into your HiveMQ cluster.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jul 17, 2019

MQTT Client and Broker and MQTT Server and Connection Establishment Explained - MQTT Essentials: Part 3

Category: MQTT Essentials MQTT

Because MQTT decouples the publisher from the subscriber, client connections are always handled by a broker. Before we get into the details of these connections, let’s be clear about what we mean by client and broker.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jul 16, 2019

Is it time to upgrade to MQTT 5 yet?

Category: MQTT 5

Is MQTT 5 ready for prime time? Should you upgrade from MQTT 3.1.1 yet? We'll answer these questions in this weeks blog post.

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Silvio Giebl, Jul 16, 2019

The HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.1.1 is released

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Client MQTT Client

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.1.1.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jul 15, 2019

MQTT Client Tools - The Seven Best Tools

Category: MQTT MQTT Client

This post sums up the seven best MQTT client tools for newbies and experts. There are different tools in the list for Desktop, Android or iOS.

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Margaretha Erber, Jul 1, 2019

The HiveMQ Control center at a glance

Category: HiveMQ Control Center

Have a look at the HiveMQ Control Center Key Features like Cluster Metrics, Trace Recordings, Dropped Messages Analytics, Client Overview and Details.

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Silvio Giebl, Jun 26, 2019

HiveMQ MQTT Client Features: Fluent API

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Client MQTT Client

A detailed look at the fluent API of the HiveMQ MQTT Client library.

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Silvio Giebl, Jun 17, 2019

HiveMQ MQTT Client Features: Reconnect Handling

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Client MQTT Client

A detailed look at the Reconnect Handling functionality of the HiveMQ MQTT Client library.

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Ian Skerrett, Jun 14, 2019

Using MQTT and HiveMQ to Build the Connected Car

Category: HiveMQ Connected Car

Creating the Connected Car Platform.

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Silvio Giebl, Jun 11, 2019

The HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.1 is released

Category: HiveMQ MQTT Client MQTT Client

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ MQTT Client 1.1.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jun 3, 2019

HiveMQ 4.1.1 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.1.1.

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Christian Götz, May 27, 2019

A New Name for dc-square

Category: HiveMQ

Our company dc-square becomes HiveMQ

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The HiveMQ Team, Apr 25, 2019

HiveMQ 4.0.3 Maintenance Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.0.3. This is a maintenance release for the 4.0 series and brings many improvements.

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Dominik Obermaier, Apr 16, 2019

HiveMQ is Now Open Source - With a Community Edition

Category: HiveMQ

Something great happened: HiveMQ is now Open Source and we are excited to announce the release of the HiveMQ Community Edition (CE).

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Dominik Obermaier and Ian Skerrett, Apr 16, 2019

HiveMQ and Apache Kafka - Streaming IoT Data and MQTT Messages

Category: HiveMQ HiveMQ Extension for Kafka

Introducing a secure, scalable and resilient way of integrating Kafka with your HiveMQ cluster

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The HiveMQ Team, Apr 16, 2019

HiveMQ 4.1 Feature Release

Category: HiveMQ Release

The HiveMQ team is pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 4.1.

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Ian Skerrett, Mar 12, 2019

HiveMQ and MQTT: Real World Examples and Customer Stories

Category: HiveMQ

HiveMQ has over 100 customers in production. We are excited to share with your some of our customers experience creating innovative new connected products and IoT solutions.

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Dominik Obermaier, Mar 12, 2019

MQTT 5 - Now an Approved OASIS Standard

Category: MQTT 5

This week OASIS announced the final approval of MQTT 5 as an OASIS standard. HiveMQ has been an active participant in the MQTT 5 standardization process so we are very pleased to see the process come to a conclusion.

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Clive Jevons, Feb 25, 2019

HiveMQ MQTT Client - MQTT Client Library Encyclopedia

Category: MQTT MQTT Client MQTT Client Library

The HiveMQ MQTT Client library was created in order to provide a fast, low-overhead, high-throughput and modern MQTT library for Java by building on modern frameworks like Netty for handling networking and RxJava for handling the asynchronous streaming of messages. It was created with backend applications in mind, but can be used in any Java based project.