How to do delta (differential) updates with Mender
Using binary deltas for applying updates is a more efficient mechanism for updating software over-the-air (OTA) which enables faster downloads and bandwidth cost saving for metered networks. When using cellular (e.g. 4G/LTE) or other bandwidth constrained networks, the impact is even greater. With the recently announced commercial editions, Mender offers the ability to generate and only deploy t...Read the article
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...Read the article
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:General discussions This is for feature requests, feedback about the Mender project, help requests and more. Board integrations This is the place to find resources for integrating... Read the article
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...Read the article
Delta updates, phased rollouts, schedule deployments and more with new Mender editions
We are currently in the midst of gearing up and launching our new products and services at ELC Lyon next week on October 28th to 30th, and will be there to show you exciting demos of our new commercial features.
Commercial editions of Mender will soon get new value-add features! These include:Delta updates: Save up to 70-90% bandwidth and make updates much faster Phased rollout: Graduall... Read the article