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by pconroy
Fri Apr 29, 2016 10:52 am
Forum: data.sparkfun.com
Topic: Simple MQTT client test/example
Replies: 1
Views: 1316

Re: Simple MQTT client test/example

I'm sorry in that while I've done a lot of MQTT, I haven't started anything with data.sparkfun yet. I could only offer shot-in-the-dark debug suggestions. I don't know if data.sparkfun needs creds/certs, but it sounds like it does. In my experience, cert/TLS problems wouldn't let me connect. Since y...
by pconroy
Fri Apr 29, 2016 10:45 am
Forum: data.sparkfun.com
Topic: iot cloud for hobbyists?
Replies: 5
Views: 1792

Re: iot cloud for hobbyists?

Ah! Ok. In that case I agree!! I've found AWS IoT a bit of a hurdle, if you're just trying to get something IoT up and running, slogging through the AWS configuration overhead is a chore. More so for an AWS newbie. I'm also trying to understand the pragmatism of Thing Shadows. I'm updating my IoT Li...
by pconroy
Fri Apr 22, 2016 8:10 pm
Forum: data.sparkfun.com
Topic: iot cloud for hobbyists?
Replies: 5
Views: 1792

Re: iot cloud for hobbyists?

I'd be curious to know what you found lacking in AWS? REST/MQTT, several persistence options. I'm not plugging AWS or defending it (and I don't work for Amazon) just, again, what did you not like?
by pconroy
Fri Apr 22, 2016 8:08 pm
Forum: data.sparkfun.com
Topic: Phant on AWS server
Replies: 3
Views: 2533

Re: Phant on AWS server

Did you perhaps forget to allow in/out access to your instance on the port using the AWS console?