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Mastering Internet of Things

By : Peter Waher
Book Image

Mastering Internet of Things

By: Peter Waher

Overview of this book

The Internet of Things (IoT) is the fastest growing technology market. Industries are embracing IoT technologies to improve operational expenses, product life, and people's well-being. Mastering Internet of Things starts by presenting IoT fundamentals and the smart city. You will learn the important technologies and protocols that are used for the Internet of Things, their features, corresponding security implications, and practical examples on how to use them. This book focuses on creating applications and services for the Internet of Things. Further, you will learn to create applications and services for the Internet of Things. You will be discover various interesting projects and understand how to publish sensor data, control devices, and react to asynchronous events using the XMPP protocol. The book also introduces chat, to interact with your devices. You will learn how to automate your tasks by using Internet of Things Service Platforms as the base for an application. You will understand the subject of privacy, requirements they should be familiar with, and how to avoid violating any of the important new regulations being introduced. At the end of the book, you will have mastered creating open, interoperable and secure networks of things, protecting the privacy and integrity of your users and their information.
Table of Contents (24 chapters)
Title Page
Copyright and Credits
Packt Upsell

Testing provisioning

To test the provisioning capabilities of your devices, you can either develop your own GUI, or use the simple IoT Client available in the IoT Gateway GitHub repository. Setup files are available.


The simple IoT Client can be downloaded from:


For source code examples of how the owner interface is implemented, see

Provisioning your devices

When you open your IoT Client for the first time, you need to create a connection to an XMPP broker. This is done using the Connect to... command (the star icon). That allows you to create an account or connect to an existing account on an XMPP broker. Connect to the same broker your devices use, so that you can automatically use the same Thing Registry and provisioning server.

Once you're connected, you will see the Thing Registry and provisioning server component or components...