Back to Top

Category Archives: Technology

Adventures in MQTT, MongoDB and REST – Part 2

In part 1 of my adventures in MQTT, MongoDB and REST  I described the project I’m working on in my free time, and how I want to use it to explore these technologies. In part 2, the focus will be on MongoDB, since that was really the first part of the puzzle I needed to get working. Once I have the database in place, I can start feeding it with data, and creating the API to access it.

Continue Reading

Adventures in MQTT, MongoDB and REST – Part 1

Unfortunately my day job doesn’t involve much of the new technology I see talked about, but  I do like to keep up where I can. Since the start of the year, in my free time I have been starting to scratch the surface of MQTT, MongoDB and REST.  I have an existing project which I’m updating, and  thought it might be worth jotting down a few thoughts as I go, probably over several posts. In this first post, I’ll cover a bit of background and outline ‘the plan’, with future posts going more technical as appropriate.

Continue Reading