Product Features

Deployment management server

Support scale of devices and avoid manual one-by-one updates. Intuitive UI. User management. Deployment reports and logs.

Device grouping

Controlled deployment management. Device type to avoid incompatible updates.

Full image atomic updates

No software component ever sees a partially-updated system.

Automated rootfs rollback

Dual A/B partition setup with out-of-the-box sanity check ensures automatic rollback if an update fails for any reason.

Scripting support for custom actions

Create custom sanity checks to verify device connectivity and functionality after an update is installed.

More about state scripts.

Secure TLS communication between client/server

TLS is enforced in all network communication.

Standalone deployments for systems without network

Support for environments with no network connectivity with ability to update via USB or SD cards.

See the documentation

Code signing

End-to-end signatures and verification of image Artifacts for authenticity and integrity with support for offline signing.

See the documentation

Support for common embedded storage

Mender supports eMMC, SD card, raw NAND/NOR flash.

Raw flash support docs

Integrity checksum

Root filesystem integrity checksum to avoid corruption during transfer or storage.

Compression of transfer

Root filesystem gzip-compression to save bandwidth.

Streaming of update

Mender streams the update from the server over HTTPS so no temporary space is needed on the device. The checksum is also computed on the fly during the streaming.

Yocto Project integration

Mender provides a Yocto meta layer containing all the recipes needed to build the Mender client into a Yocto image.

Raspberry Pi 3 and BeagleBone Black

Both the BeagleBone Black and the Raspberry Pi 3 are reference devices for Mender, as well as a virtual device for development and testing purposes.


Intuitive user interface

  • Deployment management - create deployments and monitor the progress of updates as they roll out
  • View deployment reports and logs
  • User management
  • Group devices for more control over your fleet
  • Inspect device inventory information

You can also read more on our FAQ or send us an email at if you have additional questions.


Mender is free to use open source software. We provide a hosted platform with a monthly pricing model, as well as offering support and services.

Hosted Mender

Hosted Mender is a secure Mender server we host for you, so you don't have to spend time maintaining security, certificates, uptime, upgrades and compatibility of the server.

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Mender is open source and free to use - the repositories are available on Github for you to download.

You can set up Mender on-premise by following our Getting Started guide on our documentation pages.


Board integration, Software support and Professional services are available

Getting started guide