Top three requirements for OTA software updates for IoT
Updating your device software, whether its system or application level, may seem an easy task to do when you first start your IoT project but then you realize what’s involved is more than just overwriting some files with new copies. What if the power goes out while the device is updating? What if the connectivity is lost due to poor network quality? What if a third party sends a fake update? What...Read the article
Managing large scale deployments with phased rollout and schedule deployments
As the number of connected devices increase, the operations and infrastructure needed to support continuous updates at scale is growing fast. Deploying to a large fleet of connected devices in the field with thousands or tens of thousands, can pose a significant risk of something going wrong.
Regardless of how well tested the software and update process is, you will only know how well the deploy...Read the article
Introducing the tutorial category on Mender Hub
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...
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...