MQTT Broker integration using REST API Ranjith Kumar DSM June 18, 2018 MQTT Broker integration with your application is very crucial for any process / production management application in Industrial and Customer implementation. Hence, MQTT broker was built with options to store data into any back end data storage via the custom data store. You can visualize the data by storing the data into the storage. In addition, You can use the ready to use plugin to store data to Elastic and MongoDB. We are working hard to make the MQTT Broker work more seamlessly with any of your application. Today we are happy to announce the availability of APIs in our MQTT Broker through which your IoT Application can manage your edge devices via the MQTT Broker. MQTT Broker integration with REST API: We can carefully select the most useful communication that need between any application and its broker to provide the first version of the API. Following are the list of interactions available now Send a message to any specific device. Send a message to all devices based on a subscription. Add a MQTT Device Authentication username and password dynamically from your application. Remove a MQTT Device Authentication String from the MQTT Broker Get the list of active devices connected right now to the MQTT Broker. For more details on the API, refer to the MQTT Broker API page Unsolicited Messages: MQTT Broker now supports sending of Unsolicited messages to the Edge Device. Yes, you read it right. You can now send messages to any specific device for a topic for which the client is not already subscribed to. This is an enhancement to support device development platforms like Telit. Send the http call to /clientsend with the target device, topic provided by the device for receiving unsolicited messages, message, QoS and Retain as required. We have also added an advanced custom implementation inside the /lib folder of the product to send the data received into your Python class file to process it in a better way. Try the fastest MQTT Broker now Must Read Other Related Post MQTT Broker Comparison – MQTTRoute vs Mosquitto Docker MQTT Broker for easy service manageability Choosing Best MQTT Broker for your IoT Implementation Lower Power consumption MQTT vs REST from IoT Implementation perspective Creating SSL Certificates for Secure MQTT communication Feel free to contact support for your queries and feedback Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.