MQTT is a lightweight publish/subscribe messaging transport which has gained a lot traction with IoT developers and services. It's designed for constrained devices and low-bandwidth, high-latency or unreliable networks.
Helium provides two ways to integrate MQTT into your IoT solution:
This short guide will cover both of these methods.
In order to configure and deploy this Channel, you'll need a Helium Dashboard Account.
For all deployments, Helium will act as an MQTT broker and provide pub/sub capabilities with secure authentication to live messages coming from your devices.
To view this Channel's specifics:
In addition to the preconfigured
Helium MQTT Channel, you can connect to a custom MQTT Broker.