Understand Azure IoT Hub Device Twins with Mender
Mender users may often deal with device inventory information such as CPU model, IP address, and software versions pertaining to each device. Mender users may also be using Azure IoT Hub for device fleet application telemetry which can contain a set of additional device information. These two services, Mender and Azure IoT Hub, initially may exist in silos which could mean managing and dealing wit...Read the article
IoT device management: Why is it important in managing software updates?
With the advent of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the proliferation of embedded connected devices across a variety of industry verticals, a host of assets are scattered globally across terrain, geography, or customer locations. Support for remote software updates is inevitable for producing customer value and effective operations. Industry verticals such as transportation, energy, consumer, smar...Read the article
Mender 2.3 beta: Easily update system and applications
We are excited to release Mender 2.3 beta!
The focus for Mender 2.3 is to easily update all your device software.
This Mender release includes a ready-to-flash OTA-enabled Raspbian image, a new way to snapshot into system updates and support for generating application updates directly from the Mender server! All new features of Mender 2.3 are fully open source under the permissive Apache 2.0 license.
The key features of Mender 2.3 beta are covered below, and you can see the detailed items in the Mender 2.3.0 beta release notes.Read the article
Mender and Microsoft Azure IoT Facilitate Robust and Secure Device Software Management Update
We are thrilled to announce our collaboration with the Azure IoT team at Microsoft for reference integration of Mender, an end-to-end open source OTA software update manager for IoT products. Microsoft Azure IoT is a secure, open and scalable cloud platform to connect, monitor, and control billions of IoT assets.
In developing today’s Internet of Things (IoT) products, support for both analyt...Read the article
Mender 1.6 released: Device integration automated
We are happy to announce the production releases Mender 1.6.0 and 1.5.1!
The ongoing focus for Mender is to:broaden the supported device types make the device integration process as easy as possible
The key features of Mender 1.6 are covered below, and you can see the detailed items in the release notes of Mender 1.6.0 and Mender 1.5.1.Read the article