About Us

dc-square // The Company Behind HiveMQ

We are dc-square, the MQTT company. We empower businesses to succeed in a connected world by providing data movement technology for fast, efficient and secure communication.

dc-square is a pioneer in helping customers connect devices at massive scale in a secure and reliable fashion over the Internet. Our company was in founded 2012 in Germany and delivers its products and services worldwide from offices in Landshut, Germany and Sunnyvale, CA.

dc-square was named in Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 Award 2018, a prestigious award that recognizes fast growing German companies. dc-square’s revenue has grown over 1200% from 2013 to 2017 placing the company as the sixth fastest growing startup in Germany.

In 2018, dc-square was accepted into the German Accelerator Tech, an acceleration program that supports German companies to enter the US market. Since 2019, we have opened an office in Silicon Valley to lead this expansion.

Our flagship product, HiveMQ is a MQTT based messaging platform designed for the fast, efficient and reliable movement of data to and from connected IoT devices. Over 100 customers, including many Fortune 500 companies, rely on our product in production for mission critical use cases like connected cars, logistics, Industry 4.0 and connected IoT products. Our customers are using HiveMQ as the core infrastructure platform for building new digital and state-of-the-art products. They recognize that HiveMQ and MQTT are a way to create fast, reliable and cost efficient IoT applications.