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IoT Embedded System for Data Acquisition using MQTT Protocol

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2018
Vitor V. De Moura, Renata I. S. Pereira, Sandro C. S. Juca

Vitor De V Moura, Renata I S Pereira and Sandro C S Juca. IoT Embedded System for Data Acquisition using MQTT Protocol. International Journal of Computer Applications 182(11):1-4, August 2018. BibTeX

	author = {Vitor V. De Moura and Renata I. S. Pereira and Sandro C. S. Juca},
	title = {IoT Embedded System for Data Acquisition using MQTT Protocol},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {August 2018},
	volume = {182},
	number = {11},
	month = {Aug},
	year = {2018},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {1-4},
	numpages = {4},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2018917736},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


The proposed project aims to develop a data acquisition system using the Internet of things concept. The system monitors the environment in which a solar photovoltaic module is located and sends the generated voltage, ambient temperature and light incidence data to a cloud server through the Message Queuing Telemetry Transport (MQTT) communication protocol. The MQTT message is listened by a program running on the cloud server and the data received is stored on the same cloud server and can be visualized by any allowed remote user.


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Data acquisition, IoT, MQTT