About HiveMQ

We empower companies to connect devices to the IoT

We are HiveMQ

HiveMQ helps companies connect devices to the Internet. We make it possible to move data from device to cloud in a secure, reliable and scalable manner. Our vision is a connected world where people and companies can unleash their full potential. Over 130 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.
Founded in 2012, HiveMQ is headquartered in Landshut, Germany, within the vincinity of Munich. Our flagship product, HiveMQ, is a MQTT based messaging platform designed for the fast, efficient and reliable bi-directional movement of data between device and the cloud. With products like HiveMQ Cloud and HiveMQ Swarm, we constantly keep growing our portfolio.
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Community Participation

There is a strong connection between HiveMQ and the MQTT community. To help MQTT become more and more successful, we are proud and active members of several key organizations.

HiveMQ is a member of the OASIS MQTT Technical Committee and MQTT-SN TC.

Eclipse IoT promotes open source IoT technology, including the Eclipse Paho project. HiveMQ actively sponsors a key committer to Paho.

We joined the industry initiatve MQTT Sparkplug as one of the founding members.

Social Commitment

Schritt fuer Schritt visits HiveMQ Members of HiveMQ with Josef and Ida Gaßner, Schritt für Schritt
Gratitude and appreciation are important values in our company culture. We have a distinctive will to return something of our well-being. HiveMQ supports social organisations that help people in need with annual donations. For example Schritt für Schritt Indienhilfe, and organization committed to fight poverty in the third world, with a focus on India.

HiveMQ has established a gold child program together with Schritt für Schritt granting every employee the godparenthood for a child in India. Another example is Berberhilfe Landshut, who care about homeless people our area. Or Smile Train, an organziation focused on cleft-closing in India and other countries.

Leadership Team

Christian Götz

Christian Götz

Founder and CEO
Dominik Obermaier

Dominik Obermaier

Founder and CTO
Florian Raschbichler

Florian Raschbichler

Head of Support
Ian Skerrett

Ian Skerrett

Head of Marketing

Advisory Board Members & Advisors

Hendrik Brandis

Hendrik Brandis

Board Member | Earlybird
Markus Grundmann

Markus Grundmann

Board Member | Senovo
Olaf Schmitz

Olaf Schmitz

Chairman
Mirko Novakovic

Mirko Novakovic

Board Member | Instana / IBM
Paul Fremantle

Paul Fremantle

Advisor | Weaveworks

Investors

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