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The HiveMQ Team, Oct 30, 2014

6 facts why it's worth upgrading to the brand new MQTT 3.1.1 version

Category: HiveMQ

6 facts why it's worth upgrading to the brand new MQTT 3.1.1 version. The main differences of the brand new MQTT 3.1.1 specification compared to the 'old' MQTT 3.1 standard.

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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 25, 2014

HiveMQ 2.1.0 is out & HiveMQ Artifacts are in Maven Central

Category: HiveMQ Release

Version 2.1.0 of the MQTT broker HiveMQ is released. It brings a lot of new features and bug fixes, plus all artifacts are now in Maven Central.

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 11, 2014

HiveMQ 2.0.1 is now available!

Category: HiveMQ Release

HiveMQ 2.0.1 is now available.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jun 2, 2014

HiveMQ 2.0 released

Category: HiveMQ Release

HiveMQ 2.0 is now available. It has new features like MQTT 3.1.1 support and MQTT broker bridge support and new goodies for plugin users.

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The HiveMQ Team, Apr 23, 2014

How to delete MQTT Retained Messages on Subtopics Recursively

Category: MQTT

The MQTT Delete Retained Messages Recursively Plugin is a plugin which enables clients to delete retained messages of a topic its subtopics.

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The HiveMQ Team, Mar 3, 2014

HiveMQ 1.5.0 released

Category: HiveMQ Release

We are pleased to announce the release of HiveMQ 1.5.0, which brings new features

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The HiveMQ Team, Feb 22, 2014

Getting started: HiveMQ, Native Websockets Support and Message Log Plugin

Category: MQTT

This post demonstrates how to get HiveMQ with native websockets integration and Message Log Plugin up and running in under 2 min.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jan 26, 2014

HiveMQ 1.4.2 released

Category: HiveMQ Release

We are pleased to announce the release of HiveMQ 1.4.2. This is a bugfix and minor feature release. HiveMQ 1.4 are advised to update.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jan 26, 2014

HiveMQ 1.4.3 released

Category: HiveMQ Release

We are pleased to announce the release of HiveMQ 1.4.3. This is a bugfix release and all users of HiveMQ 1.4 are advised to update.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jan 26, 2014

HiveMQ 1.4.4 released

Category: HiveMQ Release

We are pleased to announce the release of HiveMQ 1.4.4, containing bugfixes and new features.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jan 7, 2014

The HiveMQ Christmas Special 2013

Category: HiveMQ

Have a look at what the HiveMQ Christmas Special 2013 was about and what we got for our users!

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The HiveMQ Team, Jan 7, 2014

The HiveMQ New Year Special with free license

Category: HiveMQ

HiveMQ year special or: Christmas special extended

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The HiveMQ Team, Dec 9, 2013

HiveMQ Christmas Special 2013

Category: HiveMQ

We want to say a big THANK YOU to all of you and so we want to give away free HiveMQ licenses to you.

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The HiveMQ Team, Oct 22, 2013

HiveMQ - MQTT Message Log Plugin

Category: HiveMQ

A few days ago we released a new HiveMQ plugin called MQTT Message Log. This plugin logs events with HiveMQs standard log mechanism.

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The HiveMQ Team, Oct 8, 2013

HiveMQ - File Authentication Plugin - Available on GitHub

Category: HiveMQ

The plugin empowers HiveMQ to allow only MQTT clients which provide username/password. The credentials are read from a file.

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The HiveMQ Team, Oct 2, 2013

HiveMQ Monitoring: The built-in integration with a hosted Graphite Service

Category: HiveMQ Third Party

Monitoring is very important and Graphite is the perfect tool for that job. Learn how to use a hosted Graphite with HiveMQ.

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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 24, 2013

MQTT Web Applications: How to build your own!

Category: HiveMQ

For a websockets MQTT app there are few steps involved to get it up and running. Learn how to use Eclipse Paho with your web application.

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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 16, 2013

HiveMQ 1.4.1 released

Category: HiveMQ Release

We are pleased to announce the release of HiveMQ 1.4.1! This is a minor feature release and brings some new features and improvements.

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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 12, 2013

HiveMQ: MQTT in the Microsoft Cloud on Windows Azure

Category: HiveMQ Third Party

You will learn how to get the HiveMQ MQTT broker up and running in minutes on the Microsoft Windows Azure Cloud, with websockets enabled!

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The HiveMQ Team, Sep 10, 2013

No limits: MQTT clients identifiers can have more that 23 characters

Category: MQTT MQTT Client

Historically, MQTT client identifiers are restricted to 23 characters. HiveMQ can now handle unlimited client identifier length.

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 28, 2013

HiveMQ - MQTT over Websockets

Category: MQTT

MQTT over Websockets enables you to write a new generation of web applications. With HiveMQ it's dead easy to enable and use websockets.

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 26, 2013

Browser-based MQTT client with all MQTT 3.1 features

Category: MQTT

Introducing the HiveMQ Websockets Client. It's a MQTT client which implements all MQTT 3.1 features and which runs in any modern browser

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 23, 2013

HiveMQ - Deny Wildcard Plugin

Category: MQTT

With this plugin all subscriptions to the root wildcard topic ('#') are denied by the broker and the client gets disconnected

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The HiveMQ Team, Aug 21, 2013

HiveMQ 1.4 released with native Websockets Support and Open Source Plugin SDK

Category: HiveMQ Release

We are pleased to announce the release of HiveMQ 1.4. With this new release we present two big features which you will love.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jul 25, 2013

HiveMQ - Monitoring with Graphite and Collectl

Category: HiveMQ Third Party

When running a MQTT broker, it is crucial to monitor relevant metrics. See how to cofigure HiveMQ, Graphite and Collectl for this purpose.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jul 3, 2013

Useful HiveMQ Plugins: The File Authentication Plugin

Category: HiveMQ

This is part two of the blog series: Useful HiveMQ plugins, in which the most valuable HiveMQ plugins are introduced.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jul 2, 2013

HiveMQ 1.3.1 released

Category: HiveMQ Release

We are pleased to announce the availability of HiveMQ 1.3.1

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The HiveMQ Team, Jun 19, 2013

HiveMQ Plugins: MQTT Access Log Plugin

Category: MQTT

HiveMQ was released recently and the first two free HiveMQ plugins are also available for download. The first plugin we want to introduce is the MQTT Access Log Plugin.

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The HiveMQ Team, Jun 16, 2013

Getting started with HiveMQ - Overview of MQTT client tools

Category: MQTT MQTT Client

Here is an overview of available MQTT tools to get you started quickly with the free version of the HiveMQ MQTT enterprise message broker

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The HiveMQ Team, Apr 29, 2013

HiveMQ 2.x and 3.0: Building a two node high availability MQTT Cluster

Category: MQTT

In a professional M2M environment your service availability is key. Learn how to build a HA MQTT broker cluster with a loadbalancer.

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The HiveMQ Team, Apr 19, 2013

HiveMQ is the Missing Piece between MQTT and a SQL Database

Category: MQTT

This post discusses the downsides of MQTT Wildcard Subscribers for storing messages to MySQL and shows a solution with HiveMQs plugin system.

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The HiveMQ Team, Mar 26, 2013

Finally a MQTT broker tailored for enterprises

Category: MQTT

This post discusses the downsides of MQTT Wildcard Subscribers for storing messages to MySQL and shows a solution with HiveMQs plugin system.