Developing with the CrateDB MQTT Listener

Ingesting sensor data via the CrateDB MQTT Listener

Webinar Description

Thu. June 28, 2018 11AM PDT

MQTT is a publish-and-subscribe protocol for machine-to-machine communication. It has gained a lot of popularity with IoT system developers because of its simplicity and low network resource usage.

In this webcast, we will introduce you to the CrateDB MQTT Listener, which simplifies IoT architectures by connecting CrateDB directly to MQTT data sources.


45 minutes

What you will learn

  • What is MQTT?

  • How to use CrateDB as an MQTT endpoint

  • Alternative methods for ingesting MQTT data into CrateDB (and when to use them)


About the Speakers

Andy Ellicott

Andy Ellicott, Product & Developer Relations


A former software engineer, Andy has spent the last 20 years launching and evangelizing new databases. Before joining Crate.io in 2016, Andy helped launch the Cloudant DBaaS (acquired by IBM), and before that, launched VoltDB, Vertica, and ObjectStore (last millennium!).


Yash, Field Engineer


Yash Lanka is based in New York City and heads up Crate.io field engineering activity in the US. Prior to joining Crate in 2017, Yash has years of experience designing and developing distributed systems in IoT and other fields, with Cap Gemini, GE, and IGATE.