How does MQTT work?

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MQTT is a little different to some communication protocols so the question, “How does MQTT work?”, is not an unfamiliar one. This video gives a brief overview of how Thingstream uses MQTT to communicate between remote low-power IoT devices and the enterprise.

What is MQTT?

MQTT (Message Queuing Telemetry Transport) is a simple, lightweight publish & subscribe-based messaging protocol, ideal for the Internet of Things.

How does MQTT work?

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