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Two Factor Authentication with Mender User Login

7th Nov 2019

Security and robustness is the prime directive of Mender in doing over-the-air software updates, and we work hard to make sure that directive never goes out of our sight.

Data breaches are the new norm and there are billions of breached logins on the web and in fact in 2017 Yahoo reported a breach of three billion user records. With these credentials in the wrong hands, the bad guys can hijac...

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Enabling faster downloads and lower bandwidth costs over cellular networks with Mender robust delta updates

Delta update is a more efficient mechanism for updating software over-the-air (OTA) when using cellular networks (e.g. 4G/LTE) which enables faster downloads and bandwidth cost savings. Mender offers the ability to generate and only deploy the difference (delta) between the software version already on the devices and the new version, on the binary level. Depending on the cellular technology and ne...

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Building a Spotify bridge with Mender and the Raspberry Pi 4

31st Oct 2019

For a while now the Raspberry Pi 4 has been out and while at first I was waiting for the delivery it took some time until I got actually started with this. As this was my very first attempt at a "IoT device", it might be helpful to first get some background on my motivation...

Prelude

Our home music is usually consumed through Spotify rendered on our nice Vifa Oslo or for the smallest member o...

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Introducing the tutorial category on Mender Hub

We are excited to announce the tutorials category on Mender Hub which is another community project launched by mender.io.

Mender Hub is our community platform and so far we had two primary categories:

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Announcing Mender Enterprise: Enabling deployment of large scale updates with production grade security, uptime and customizability

We are excited to announce Mender Enterprise to facilitate the ever increasing demand for over-the-air (OTA) software updates in industrial, automotive, consumer, and smart connected Internet of Things (IoT) markets. We’ve been working hard to deliver the much anticipated features our customers have been waiting for.

With the advent of IoT and the proliferation of connected embedded devices a...

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