Lightweight messaging for the Internet of Things

Moderated by: Andy Piper
Location: E143

The trend towards the Internet of Things – combining mobile devices, small embedded electronics, prototyping platforms like Arduino, and realtime data feeds – has big implications for bandwidth, data and connectivity. The MQTT protocol has been published in the open for a long time, and there are now many solid implementations including the Eclipse Paho project. We’ll take a look at what the protocol is, why it is really useful for constrained environments, and discuss how, where and when to use it.

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Dmytro Voytenko
07/23/2012 9:57am PDT


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Mike Milinkovich
07/10/2012 9:43am PDT

Looking forward to it!


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