Localized and secure collection of MQTT data
Recipe: Securely connect your MQTT IoT data to a local windows PC
Ingredients: Mosquitto (open source MQTT broker), iSimplyConnect Network Connector, MQTT enabled IoT edge gateway
In this recipe we will provision a local windows machine, to act as a Message Queue Telemetry Transport (MQTT) broker. Enabling us to aggregate MQTT messages from all of the cellular enabled gateways.
The recipe uses an open source MQTT broker – Eclipse Mosquitto™ (https://mosquitto.org/), which can be downloaded and installed on the local machine.
Eclipse Mosquitto™ is an open source (EPL/EDL licensed) message broker that implements the MQTT protocol versions 3.1 and 3.1.1. MQTT provides a lightweight method of carrying out messaging using a publish/subscribe model.