How to connect a "thing" to the Assetwolf IoT portal using MQTT

Here's a simple architecture diagram of how Assetwolf uses an MQTT broker:

MQTT diagram 1

Your asset is over on the left hand side of the above diagram, here are the steps to connect.

Connect to the broker

To connect to the MQTT broker, you will need these parameters:

  • your clientID
  • port number
  • your portal's MQTT password

The port number will be 1883 for non-SSL connection.