IoT Device Control

IoT Device Control

Securely monitor, control, provision and stream data between Internet-connected devices.

PubNub powers realtime communication for the Internet of Things and smart devices, powered by our secure global Data Stream Network. Trigger device action, monitor meta data, or stream and process incoming and outgoing data. PubNub provides the infrastructure and APIs for communication for any size IoT deployment.

What You Can Do with PubNub

Bidirectional Communication
Bidirectional communication

Send and receive data between devices, whether it’s sensor readers or triggering device action.

Cross-device and platform messaging
Cross-device and platform messaging

Use a combination of PubNub’s 75+ SDKs to connect web, mobile, and smart devices and hardware.

Monitor device metadata
Monitor device metadata

Monitor and track device status in realtime, like online/offline status or consumption levels.

Act on data instantly
Act on data instantly

With PubNub Functions, automatically execute code to trigger alerts or device action.

Intelligent Data Routing
Intelligent Data Routing

Route device data back to any existing system in realtime, like AWS, IBM, or Microsoft Power BI.

Device provisioning and remote firmware upgrades
Device provisioning and remote firmware upgrades

Deployments get up-and-running quickly and securely. Remotely upgrade firmware through private channels with no action needed.

Enterprise grade security
Enterprise grade security

Powerful end-to-end TLS and AES encryption secures all data that passes over the network.

Minimal battery and bandwidth drain
Minimal battery and bandwidth drain

Protocol-independent and reduced “chattiness” conserves battery drain and bandwidth consumption.

Ideal Use Cases

Ideal Use Cases

  • Home Automation
  • Wearables
  • Connected Car
  • Sensor Deployments
  • Delivery and Fulfillment
  • Manufacturing and Industrial
  • Smart Cities
  • Beacons and eTail
Serverless IoT with PubNub Functions
Serverless IoT with PubNub Functions

Serverless IoT with PubNub Functions

PubNub Functions allows you to route, filter, transform, augment, aggregate, and transform your IoT data in-motion over the PubNub network.


With the click of a button, build compute directly into your data streams, like sending a realtime alert when sensor data hits a certain threshold, visualizing IoT data to a live dashboard, or detecting an object on a live video feed and carrying out an action based on that analysis.


“PubNub was the complete solution. We needed to move quickly and didn’t want to reinvent the wheel. PubNub provided us a one stop shop with its infrastructure, its reporting, and its monitoring, all with very high SLAs. For a company like us, PubNub was the solution we needed”

Carlos Anchia

Director of Software Development at INSTEON

Logitech

Logitech uses PubNub to power all communication between their iOS and Android app and Harmony Hub system.

August

August uses PubNub to enable their customers to check the status of their locks in realtime and initiate a video feed.

SNOO / Happiest Baby

SNOO’s Smart Sleeper uses PubNub to allow their customers to monitor their crib and adjust settings in realtime from a smartphone app.

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Getting Started

Decoding the Internet of Things
Decoding the Internet of Things

We break down IoT into smaller components and how to get started on your project.

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Architecting IoT Apps Architecting IoT Apps

A general overview for connecting and controlling IoT devices with PubNub.

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IoT Monitoring and Graphing IoT Monitoring and Graphing

An open-source chart and map framework to visualize your live IoT data on a realtime dashboard.

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Realtime Geolocation Tracking with the Google Maps API Realtime Geolocation Tracking with the Google Maps API

Track and display device location via Google Maps API in realtime.

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