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The Internet of Things Industry Working Group is holding bi-weekly calls on Tuesdays at 9am ET.<br>Participation to these calls is restricted to members of the IWG, but the minutes are public.  
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The Internet of Things Industry Working Group is holding bi-weekly calls on Tuesday at 17:00CET.<br>
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Participation to these calls is restricted to members of the IWG, but the minutes are public. We alternate between marketing-focused calls (upcoming events coordination, community outreach, etc.), and technical calls mostly targeting project leads, to synchronize cross-project activities.
  
The meetings are held via teleconference. The regular call-in numbers are shown below (if possible, please used caller paid numbers). There are a few local / toll-free dial in numbers, but you may want to setup a [https://wiki.eclipse.org/Asterisk#SIP SIP client] on your computer if possible.
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The meetings are held via the Zoom conferencing service. Details to access the meeting are the following:
  
* North America 1-866-569-4992
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Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: [https://eclipse.zoom.us/j/646159255
* Germany 49-692-2224-6059
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* France 33-(0)-17-070-8535
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* UK 0800-033-7806
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* Switzerland 41-44-580-2115
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* Sweden 46-85-063-8386
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* Italy 003-902-3604-8268
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Participant conference extension: 713, then enter pin 68764
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Or Telephone:
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*Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
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**US: +1 646 876 9923  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 408 638 0968
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**Canada: +1 647 558 0588
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**France: +33 (0) 1 8288 0188
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**Germany: +49 (0) 30 3080 6188
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**Italy: +39 069 480 6488
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**United Kingdom: +44 (0) 20 3695 0088
  
SIP clients can call 713@asterisk.eclipse.org, then enter pin 68764.
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Meeting ID: 646 159 255
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International numbers available: [https://eclipse.zoom.us/zoomconference?m=_pNyfcDAWXapKzsyyl4qMTwg6x8WkM7D]
  
= April 1, 2014 (Project leads call) =
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Or iPhone one-tap :
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* US: +16468769923,,976345400#  or +16699006833,,976345400#
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= Feb 1, 2017 (WG Call)=
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== Participants ==
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*Dan Gross, Samsung
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*James Sutton, IBM
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*David Bericat, Red Hat
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*Laurent Lagosanto, MicroEJ
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*Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
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*Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
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*Brad Micklea, Codenvy
  
 
== Agenda ==
 
== Agenda ==
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=== Eclipse IoT Testbeds: review strategy and next steps. ===
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Work on a set of industry oriented (vertical solutions) to showcase a technical solution and showcase the Eclipse projects and vendor ecosystem.
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Eclipse IoT Members working together to set-up the testbed and create a demo that runs 24/7 on the Eclipse servers
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More details: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1nmdi-cmw_O-7W2qZKRHMN-3gw0WHxE75llcV0nMhS-U/edit?usp=sharing
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Proposed Testbed scenario around Asset Tracking Management: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1KF7yxv5Dnk6b2a574HPtU5pHR5q7wvsT4skKjGDz1Q4/edit?usp=sharing
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There are many options for collaboration
  
* Build infra and integration needs
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*Dan Gross: Samsung interested in participating - Kura gateway using ARTIK.
* Java demo at JavaOne
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*Laurent Lagosanto: Potential use case for Eclipse Edje.
* Misc
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*David Bericat: Excited and look forward to working with everyone.
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'''Next Steps''': Stay tuned, we will be updating the group at large and scheduling individual meetings.
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=== 2. MQTT 5: Update from Ian Craggs / James Sutton on what’s in MQTT 5 and the expected impact on Eclipse Paho / Mosquitto and downstream adopters. ===
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'''Big set of changes:'''
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*Use of the publish/subscribe message pattern which provides one-to-many message distribution and decoupling of applications.
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*A messaging transport that is agnostic to the content of the payload.
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*Three qualities of service for message delivery:
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**At most once", where messages are delivered according to the best efforts of the operating environment. Message loss can occur. This level could be used, for example, with ambient sensor data where it does not matter if an individual reading is lost as the next one will be published soon after.
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**At least once", where messages are assured to arrive but duplicates can occur.
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**"Exactly once", where messages are assured to arrive exactly once. This level could be used, for example, with billing systems where duplicate or lost messages could lead to incorrect charges being applied.
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*A small transport overhead and protocol exchanges minimized to reduce network traffic.
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*A mechanism to notify interested parties when an abnormal disconnection occurs.
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'''Notes from the meeting:'''
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*Any request sent (and reply received) can have embedded metadata. This will be used for e.g letting a publisher know about *what* happened to the packet in addition to just acknowledging it
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**The CONNECT packet can contain information regarding what QoS are supported by the server
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**Supporting QoS 2 on the server is not mandatory anymore
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**Scalability
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*It will affect the Paho client and so a new Paho client will be created.
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**Improve API
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**Feedback from community
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**Work nicely with the new MQTT 5 features
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*The complete move will take a while, MQTT 3 will not go away anytime soon. It will be a parallel process. The previous versions of the client will be maintained. Some users might choose to use MQTT 3 since it’s more lightweight.
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'''IMPORTANT:''' Get your feedback in as soon as possible, because in a few months it will be finalized, so review the specifications. View working draft 10 dated January 4: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/documents.php?num_per_wg=10&wg_abbrev=mqtt
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=== 3. PMC topics: project documentation, build machines, Docker, … ===
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Skipped this item - not enough PMC members on the call
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=== 4. Misc. updates ===
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*WG Meeting at the Eclipse IoT Day San Jose Add your project for project update or intro: https://wiki.eclipse.org/EclipseIoT_SanJose2017
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*IoT Developer Survey Test it and give us feedback! It will go live next week. https://www.surveymonkey.net/r/Preview/?sm=PpPJLkX2kyFIkd4FpbfnijKgtSau8CTbzClUcIqMOv8UHpkGU6kxWrpBNJfYHpzC
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*Member companies are encouraged to ask for a special link that they can use to promote the survey to their communities, and have access to answers based on this segment.
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Open IoT Challenge: we will schedule a live hangout for project leads to answer any technical questions the participant may have. https://iot.eclipse.org/open-iot-challenge/
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= Feb 15, 2017 (WG Call) =
  
 
== Participants ==
 
== Participants ==
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*Kai Kreuzer, Deutsche Telekom
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*Jens Reimann, Red Hat
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*Dejan Bosanac, Red Hat
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*Gerald Glocker, Bosch SI
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*Shuai li, CEA-LIST
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*Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
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*Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation
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*Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
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*Dave Woodard, Eurotech
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*Ian Craggs, IBM
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*Kilton Hopkins, IOTRACKS
  
* Benjamin Cabe
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== Agenda ==
* Ian Skerrett
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===Presentation new project proposal: Eclipse Ditto (Digital Twins) ===
* Kai Kreuzer
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'''Presenter: Gerald Glocker, Bosch SI'''
* Mattias Kovatsch
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* Scott Lewis
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* Ian Craggs
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* Jurgen Rose
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* Jens Reimann
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* Mahdi Ben Alaya
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== Build Infra ==
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Bosch will be proposing a new project called “Eclipse Ditto” soon for managing state of Digital Twins. Hopefully the proposal will be made next week.
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The Ditto Project will be a mediator between IoT Devices and the state of their Digital Twins. 
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Digital Twin is not really a fixed term. Bosch views Digital Twin as is a holistic view of all capabilities and aspects of a device/product asset including its digital representation.
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Ultimate goal is to use the digital twin as a service. There would be a higher level API to work with individual devices and you wouldn’t have to know what is happening in the background. The plan is to integrate with Eclipse Vorto and Eclipse Kapua.
  
The goal was to discuss what projects do today for building for MacOSX, Windows, ARM, ... and what could be done to simplify project lives.
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Read the one-page: https://wiki.eclipse.org/File:Ditto_Project.png
  
* Getting an Equinox launcher for ARM sounds like something that would be useful to projects like SCADA and possibly SmartHome (Equinox is bootstraped manually when SmartHome runs on e.g. Raspberry Pi)
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*Questions:
** People should subscribe to {{bug|431197}}
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Can changes to the state be made on the device of the twin, or is it only one way? The state of the device could be in both directions. Changes to the state on the device or the digital twin would change the state of the other one.
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A twin is not necessarily 1:1 device, a twin can represent many things (device + JVM + …)
  
* Build for Windows and Mac
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Project Proposal: https://projects.eclipse.org/proposals/eclipse-ditto
** Eclipse SCADA is using Hudson Windows slave to build signed MSI installers for Windows
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** '''ACTION ITEM''': Benjamin will discuss with Eclipse Webmaster what is the best practice for Win and Mac build (Hudson slaves seem to be for testing only)
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* Signing
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=== Presentation by CEA-List on Model Design Environment for IoT ===
** Eclipse SCADA is building RPM and DEB packages already
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'''Presenter: Shuai li CEA-List'''
** There is no proper solution for signing such packages which need to be signed using gpg
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*** '''ACTION ITEM''': Benjamin to coordinate with Eclipse Webmaster to discuss the opportunity of using gpg for signing linux packages
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** It appears interesting to provide debian or rpm package repositories at Eclipse in a central way
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*** '''ACTION ITEM''': Benjamin to coordinate with Eclipse Webmaster to discuss thoughts on package repos.
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== Demo ==
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*Slides: https://wiki.eclipse.org/File:S3P-IoTModelingExecution_CEA_Primstech_MicroEJ-final.pdf
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*Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7JqAPRH0bfU
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*For more details, contact Shuai li from CEA-List.
  
* Ian explained that it would be great to have a nice demonstration of our Java story for JavaOne in September
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=== Update on Testbeds ===
* Idea would be to start collecting thoughts for a really compelling Java story, and start producing articles, demos, tutorials, ... for JavaOne
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'''Presenter Benjamin Cabé'''
* Kai Kreuzer details his vision for a SmartHome demo
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** already discussing with Jan from Concierge to get SmartHome running on Concierge
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** Paho is already being used, if Moquette comes to Eclipse SmartHome could also repackage an MQTT broker
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** Kai discussing with Marco on how to integrate w/ Kura
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* Jens explains that SCADA also plans on doing a demo together with eTrice and 4DIAC, targetting end-Sept
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** demo would be something more industrial, using Modbus
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* Scott Lewis described that ECF's implementation of standards-based OSGi Remote Services currently runs on Concierge (or any R5 OSGi framework), and that ECF has an [http://www.eclipse.org/ecf/NewAndNoteworthy.html MQTT remote services provider] currently based upon the [http://www.eclipse.org/paho Paho Java Client].  Given this, and the [https://wiki.eclipse.org/ECF existing tutorials and examples], it would be straightforward to put together a JavaOne demo...perhaps even for/with SmartHome...based upon Concierge, OSGi Remote Services, and MQTT...with standardization/interoperability being operative at all levels (OSGi framework, remoting/distribution, and messaging protocol/transport).
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* '''ACTION ITEM''': Ian will put together a plan of what could be done for JavaOne
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** Of course projects will have to be willing to provide support and help on actually implementing demos
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== Misc ==
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Testbeds aim to showcase the software stack available from our open source projects, as well as the various offers that the WG members provide on top if it (cloud solutions, analytics platforms, hardware, integration services, …).
  
* Mattias explains he's now ready to contribute Californium to Eclipse, the current code base being now "frozen" after successful participation to IETF CoAP interop testing event.
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The first testbed will be a solution for Asset Tracking Management, more specifically tracking the delivery of valuable parcels. The end-to-end solution will comprise embedded sensors that can be attached to the parcels to monitor e.g temperature or vibration, IoT gateways in order to collect the sensor data (for example inside the delivery truck), process it, and report it to a cloud backend where it can be further analyzed, or made available to 3rd party apps. Members currently participating: Red Hat + Eurotech
* Kai is interested in having CoAP support in SmartHome
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* Mahdi lets us know that two students are currently working on 1/ a CoAP Californium binding in OM2M and 2/ an Eclipse SCADA integration
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* Everyone is invited to use the WG mailing list to post updates on cross-IoT-project work on the mailing list to encourage collaboration and sharing of knowledge
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A wiki page describes the solution https://wiki.eclipse.org/IoT/Testbeds/Asset_Tracking_Management and will be completed as other members jump on the train to extend the code scenario with their respective solutions.
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The code to replicate and demonstrate the testbed will be shared through https://github.com/eclipselabs/eclipseiot-testbed-assettracking.
  
* Note: JavaOne CfP ends on Apr15: http://www.oracle.com/javaone/call-for-papers/index.html
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Participation to the testbeds is open to any member of the IoT WG, and more details on the overall strategy are available at https://goo.gl/UeDekI.
  
= February 11, 2014 =
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=== Eclipse IoT Day in San Jose and Unconference ===
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'''Presenter: Ian Skerrett'''
  
== Agenda ==
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We’re looking for use-case type speakers to present how their company uses Eclipse IoT projects. Last year at ECE 2016 we had a speaker from the Deutsche Bahn train system explain how Eclipse Paho and MQTT are used in their train systems.
  
* Live demos on the website
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Ideally the speaker would be from the Bay area since this is short notice. Please let us know if you know anyone that could be a good candidate.
* Ecosystem promotion on the website
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* Eclipse IoT/M2M Rebranding update
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=== Eclipse Leshan Press Release ===
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'''Presenter: Ian Skerrett'''
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Today, February 15, we issued a press release about Eclipse Leshan and Eclipse Waakama “Eclipse IoT Announces Support for OMA LightweightM2M 1.0 Device Management Standard” Read it here: http://www.eclipse.org/org/press-release/20170215_lwm2m.php
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=== IoT World plans ===
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'''Presenter: Ian Skerrett'''
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Eclipse IoT will have a booth at IoT World and would like to coordinate with other members. We won’t be doing the pavilion since not enough members wanted to participate, but we will get in touch soon to partner with interested members, such as IOTRACKS, that showed interest in participating.
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=== IoT Developer Survey ===
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'''Presenter: Roxanne Joncas'''
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On February 7, we launched the third annual IoT Developer Survey. Please take the time to complete the survey and to share it with your coworkers and community.
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*Link to promote/share: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/iotsurvey2017eclipseiot
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*Graphic for promotion: https://wiki.eclipse.org/File:Iotsurveypartners.png
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= Feb 15, 2017 (WG Call) =
  
 
== Participants ==
 
== Participants ==
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*Kai Kreuzer, Deutsche Telekom
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*Jens Reimann, Red Hat
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*Dejan Bosanac, Red Hat
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*Gerald Glocker, Bosch SI
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*Shuai li, CEA-LIST
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*Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
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*Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation
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*Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
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*Dave Woodard, Eurotech
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*Ian Craggs, IBM
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*Kilton Hopkins, IOTRACKS
  
* Benjamin Cabé
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== Agenda ==
* Mattias Kovatsch
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===Presentation new project proposal: Eclipse Ditto (Digital Twins) ===
* David Sciamma
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'''Presenter: Gerald Glocker, Bosch SI'''
* Julien Vermillard
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* Jens Reimann
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* Andy Piper
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* Jurgen Rose
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* Ian Skerrett
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* Hilary Tomasson
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== Live demos ==
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Bosch will be proposing a new project called “Eclipse Ditto” soon for managing state of Digital Twins. Hopefully the proposal will be made next week.
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The Ditto Project will be a mediator between IoT Devices and the state of their Digital Twins. 
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Digital Twin is not really a fixed term. Bosch views Digital Twin as is a holistic view of all capabilities and aspects of a device/product asset including its digital representation.
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Ultimate goal is to use the digital twin as a service. There would be a higher level API to work with individual devices and you wouldn’t have to know what is happening in the background. The plan is to integrate with Eclipse Vorto and Eclipse Kapua.
  
* The Eclipse IoT website should help demonstrate and showcase the open-source IoT technologies available at Eclipse. Benjamin suggests that project leads should think about the demo they'd have to contribute
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Read the one-page: https://wiki.eclipse.org/File:Ditto_Project.png
* Jens: SCADA team has a limited bandwidth to work on a live demonstrator over the next couple weeks
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* Eurotech
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** It's been discussed to try to have an always running version of the people counter. Hilary will synchronize with Marco
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* Mattias: it is hard to provide live/web demos of CoAP. Video would be an option
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** A test server could be hosted on iot.eclipse.org, and you could download Copper for Firefox (CoAP plugin) for doing some tests
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* Benjamin suggests to have videos of the projects that are diffcult to demonstrate live
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* '''ACTION ITEM''': Hilary/Marco and Ian to discuss about people counter demo
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*Questions:  
* '''ACTION ITEM''': Ian to ping Bitreactive regarding what demo content they would have
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Can changes to the state be made on the device of the twin, or is it only one way? The state of the device could be in both directions. Changes to the state on the device or the digital twin would change the state of the other one.
* '''ACTION ITEM''': Benjamin to follow up with Mattias to setup a CoAP sandbox server at eclipse.org
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A twin is not necessarily 1:1 device, a twin can represent many things (device + JVM + …)
  
== Ecosystem promotion on the website ==
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Project Proposal: https://projects.eclipse.org/proposals/eclipse-ditto
  
* The ecosystem webpage draft available at http://iot.eclipse.org/ecosystem.html
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=== Presentation by CEA-List on Model Design Environment for IoT ===
* After a discussion between Hilary and Ian, it's agreed to rework the page to list the Steering Committee members at the top of the page
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'''Presenter: Shuai li CEA-List'''
* Ian: each member company needs to provide product description, and company description
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* Mattias: could we provide an overview of the building blocks that are part of the ecosystem?
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* Ian: we need to create a better presentation of what the projects do together
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* '''ACTION ITEM''': Benjamin to update ecosystem webpage to list SC members at the top
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*Slides: https://wiki.eclipse.org/File:S3P-IoTModelingExecution_CEA_Primstech_MicroEJ-final.pdf
* '''ACTION ITEM''': Ian to ask members to provide content on the WG mailing list
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*Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7JqAPRH0bfU
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*For more details, contact Shuai li from CEA-List.
  
== Eclipse IoT/M2M Rebranding update ==
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=== Update on Testbeds ===
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'''Presenter Benjamin Cabé'''
  
* Ian provides the group with an updated on the Eclipse IoT rebranding
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Testbeds aim to showcase the software stack available from our open source projects, as well as the various offers that the WG members provide on top if it (cloud solutions, analytics platforms, hardware, integration services, …).
** Logos are available for anyone to use: https://wiki.eclipse.org/IOT/Resources#Eclipse_IoT_logo
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** Website: we didn't really redo it, just renamed M2M->IoT, and updated the logo
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** Wiki has been moved to http://wiki.eclipse.org/IoT
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** Still TODO is renaming the mailing-list
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* '''ACTION ITEM''': Ian to create iot-wg mailing-list and subscribe everybody who's on m2m-iwg to this new list
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The first testbed will be a solution for Asset Tracking Management, more specifically tracking the delivery of valuable parcels. The end-to-end solution will comprise embedded sensors that can be attached to the parcels to monitor e.g temperature or vibration, IoT gateways in order to collect the sensor data (for example inside the delivery truck), process it, and report it to a cloud backend where it can be further analyzed, or made available to 3rd party apps. Members currently participating: Red Hat + Eurotech
  
== Additional topics ==
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A wiki page describes the solution https://wiki.eclipse.org/IoT/Testbeds/Asset_Tracking_Management and will be completed as other members jump on the train to extend the code scenario with their respective solutions.
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The code to replicate and demonstrate the testbed will be shared through https://github.com/eclipselabs/eclipseiot-testbed-assettracking.
  
=== Google Summer of Code (GSoC) ===
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Participation to the testbeds is open to any member of the IoT WG, and more details on the overall strategy are available at https://goo.gl/UeDekI.
  
* Google has a program for university students. Students are being paid for working on OSS projects (4500USD per student)
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=== Eclipse IoT Day in San Jose and Unconference ===
* First step in the process is to come up with some ideas
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'''Presenter: Ian Skerrett'''
* Next is mentoring the students
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* IDEAS:
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** Visualization for MQTT / Ponte
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** ...
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* '''ACTION ITEM''': ALL people interested should '''please complete the dedicated wiki page''' https://wiki.eclipse.org/Google_Summer_of_Code_2014_Ideas#Ideas
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We’re looking for use-case type speakers to present how their company uses Eclipse IoT projects. Last year at ECE 2016 we had a speaker from the Deutsche Bahn train system explain how Eclipse Paho and MQTT are used in their train systems.  
  
= January 28, 2014 =
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Ideally the speaker would be from the Bay area since this is short notice. Please let us know if you know anyone that could be a good candidate.
  
== Agenda ==  
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=== Eclipse Leshan Press Release ===
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'''Presenter: Ian Skerrett'''
  
* Introduction of all the project leaders so they know each other and the projects
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Today, February 15, we issued a press release about Eclipse Leshan and Eclipse Waakama “Eclipse IoT Announces Support for OMA LightweightM2M 1.0 Device Management Standard” Read it here: http://www.eclipse.org/org/press-release/20170215_lwm2m.php
* Q&A on the Eclipse project creation process to make sure everyone is moving forward with their project.
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* Identification of future points of collaboration
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=== IoT World plans ===
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'''Presenter: Ian Skerrett'''
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Eclipse IoT will have a booth at IoT World and would like to coordinate with other members. We won’t be doing the pavilion since not enough members wanted to participate, but we will get in touch soon to partner with interested members, such as IOTRACKS, that showed interest in participating.
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=== IoT Developer Survey ===
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'''Presenter: Roxanne Joncas'''
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On February 7, we launched the third annual IoT Developer Survey. Please take the time to complete the survey and to share it with your coworkers and community.
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*Link to promote/share: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/iotsurvey2017eclipseiot
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*Graphic for promotion: https://wiki.eclipse.org/File:Iotsurveypartners.png
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= Mar 1, 2017 (WG Call) =
  
 
== Participants ==
 
== Participants ==
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*Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
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*Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
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*Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation
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*Jens Reimann, Red Hat
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*György Réthy, Ericsson
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*Dave, IOTRACKS
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*Kilton Hopkins, IOTRACKS
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*Michael Limprecht, IOTRACKS
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*James Sutton, IBM
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*Ian Craggs, IBM
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*Laurent Lagosanto, MicroEJ
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*Henryk Konsek, Red Hat
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*Kai Kreuzer, Deutsche Telekom
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*Others who joined later
  
* Benjamin - Sierra Wireless
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== Agenda ==
* Jens and Jurgen - IBH, Eclipse SCADA
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=== Presentation from the Eclipse Titan team at Ericsson ===
* Mattias - ETH Zurich, Californium
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'''Presenter: György Réthy'''
* Jan - IBM research, Concierge
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* David Navarro and Hatem - Intel, LWM2M
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* Thomas - Eclipse SmartHome
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* Wes and Marco - Eurotech, Kura
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* Andy - CloudFoundry, Paho
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* Ian - Eclipse Fdn
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* Mahdi - LAAS, OM2M
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* Thierry - LAAS, OM2M
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== Eclipse SCADA – Jens & Jürgen ==
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Eclipse Titan is a tool built around the TTCN-3 testing standard, and it is very relevant for IoT as it can be used to test MQTT, CoAP, oneM2M, etc. communication scenarios. It was created by Ericsson 15 years ago and has been used internally ever since. It was open sourced 2 years ago at the Eclipse Foundation.
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*oneM2MTestter version 1.0 has been released
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*No need to learn a new language
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*Pilot with CoAP for modeling Testing
  
* SCADA system based on Eclipse and OSS components
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Question: Can you execute it in a headless mode? Yes, command line tools is the controller. There are also Eclipse plugins available for test executive that control the command line component.  
* Industrial sites and plants with PLC
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** data acquisition
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** middleware for processing the data
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** client applications to visualize the whole data
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* '''Status and Next steps''':
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** Project proposed in 2013
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** Source code is in the repository
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** First milestones of 0.1 version are available
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** Estimated release date for 0.1: next few weeks
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** Need to create a website for the project
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== Californium – Mattias ==
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More information is available in the slides.
* Californium is a Java impl of the CoAP protocol
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*Slides: https://wiki.eclipse.org/File:Titan@EclipseIoTWG_20170301.pdf
* Implemented during Mattias' PhD
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* Has been used for validating IETF drafts
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* Good scalability results
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* Comes with a DTLS (security) implementation
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* Idea is now to make it a "real" open-source project
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* '''Status and Next steps''':
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** Code is already on Github https://github.com/mkovatsc/Californium
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** Still looking for interested parties
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** Need to ask for Creation Review
+
  
== Concierge - Jan ==
+
=== Eclipse Foundation Security policy ===
 +
'''Presenter: Ian Skerrett '''
  
* Concierge also started at ETH Zurich as an implementation of OSGi R3 meant to run on constrained devices
+
Security is obviously a key concern for IoT so we would like to make sure everyone is familiar with the Security Policy in place at the Eclipse Foundation, and that all projects implement appropriate to let their users know how to report security issues, and know how to handle them.
* Footprint is 314KB
+
* Concierge is def. interested in other projects using Concierge and providing feedback
+
* '''Status and Next steps''':
+
** Code is currently being brought to R5 compliance (93% complete so far)
+
*** 2 missing features so far: Resolver hooks, new way to acquire resources via bundle wiring.
+
*** Initial contribution of the code needs some clean-up but should be done in the next days
+
  
== LWM2M - David & Hatem ==
+
There is a security team at the Eclipse Foundation, Jens Reimann and Julien Vermillard are on this team to represent IoT.
  
* LWM2M is an OSS implementation of OMA LWM2M
+
One of the problems: On Bugzilla, you can mark a bug as private and only the security team will see it and assign it from appropriate project leaders. For projects that use GitHub issues, there isn’t a way to make an issue private. These projects need a link on their site that instructs users to open any security vulnerability bugs on Buzgilla.
* David is involved in Device Management technologies at OMA
+
* LWM2M targets IoT devices
+
* In June 2013 a first open-source version of lwm2m was released on github, see https://github.com/01org/liblwm2m
+
* Project proposed at Eclipse in Dec-2013
+
* '''Status and Next steps''':
+
** Creation review to be scheduled soon
+
  
== Eclipse SmartHome - Thomas ==
+
All vulnerabilities will eventually need to be made public and the goal is to resolve any vulnerability within *3 months*. After 3 months, the vulnerability will be madepublic.
  
* UI, rules, persistence services, etc. for controlling and automating things
+
*Questions can be sent to security@eclipse.org
* Eclipse SmartHome is created
+
*Next steps: Ian will talk to Wayne and get more concrete next steps.
* There are many Eclipse projects that SmartHome is interested in collaborating with:
+
*Slides: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1xZquUsFDnhxYAdlp8ImXqEueu5IiLFfuOAEPWkQp4Gs/edit?usp=sharing
** Concierge
+
** Californium
+
** Paho is used already
+
** Kura
+
* '''Status and Next steps''':
+
** All CQs are submitted / some CQs are still waiting for approval but check-in was granted
+
** First binary build should be available "soon", most likely this quarter
+
  
== Kura - Wes & Marco ==
+
=== Eclipse IoT Day in San Jose and Unconference ===
 +
'''Presenter: Ian Skerrett'''
  
* 45 CQs, most of them approved as part of the parallel IP process / 14 CQs still pending
+
We’re looking for use-case type speakers to present how their company uses Eclipse IoT projects. Last year at ECE 2016 we had a speaker from the Deutsche Bahn train system explain how Eclipse Paho and MQTT are used in their train systems.
* Code will be on Eclipse's github repo
+
* Some CQs might not be approved
+
** libdbus - which is dual-licensed academic free-license / LGPL
+
** gxt - graphical toolkit on top of GWT
+
* '''Status and Next steps''':
+
** First release should be in a couple weeks (when pending CQs will have been resolved)
+
  
== Paho - Andy ==
+
Ideally the speaker would be from the Bay area since this is short notice. Please let us know if you know anyone that could be a good candidate.
  
* MQTT implementations in Java, JS, Python, C, C++, Objective-C, Lua, Go
+
For the IoT WG Meeting, feel free to suggest guest speakers. We already invited the OMA Group to give an update on LWM2M.
* Objective-C has just passed parallel IP
+
* Standardization work at OASIS – to be concluded in the next few months
+
* The teams works closely with the Mosquitto project
+
** Mosquitto is an MQTT broker
+
* '''Status and Next steps''':
+
** Paho intends to join Luna and release C and Java clients, probably JS
+
  
== OM2M - Mahdi & Thierry ==
+
=== IoT Developer Survey ===
 +
'''Presenter: Roxanne Joncas'''
  
* OM2M is an open-source Java implementation of the ETSI M2M standard
+
On February 7, we launched the third annual IoT Developer Survey. Please take the time to complete the survey and to share it with your coworkers and community.
* Service capability layer for device, gateway, and network
+
*Link to promote/share: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/iotsurvey2017eclipseiot
* RESTful design to enhance interop
+
*Graphic for promotion: https://wiki.eclipse.org/File:Iotsurveypartners.png
* HTTP (Thinking about integrating CoAP and MQTT protocols).
+
* OSGi-fication using Equinox, build using Maven Tycho
+
* '''Status and Next steps''':
+
** Trademark review pending, next step will be to schedule a creation review
+
  
== Collaboration between projects ==
+
= Apr 10, 2017 (WG Call) =
  
* Andy: would that make sense to have kind of a cross-projects mailing-list?
+
== Participants ==
** Ian suggests to start with the m2m-iwg mailing-list for now
+
*Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
* Ian: is there a need for a build infrastructure for e.g building for the Raspberry Pi
+
*Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
** Jens: yes! building for Windows is also a requirement for EclipseSCADA
+
*Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation
** Marco: would be great to have ready-to-use binaries for popular open-hw platforms
+
*James Drummond, Codenvy
 +
*Kai Hudalla, Bosch SI
 +
*Kilton Hopkins, IOTRACKS
 +
*Jens Reimann, Red Hat
 +
*Howard Green, Azul Systems
 +
*Thibault Rouffineau, Canonical
 +
*David Bericat, Red Hat
 +
*Dan Gross, Samsung
 +
*Others who joined later
  
* Ian suggests to open bugs for capturing requirements from the projects about build infrastructure and the like
+
== Agenda ==
 +
=== Hono Update ===
 +
'''Presenter: Kai Hudalla'''
 +
*0.5 M6 Milestone of Hono released this week.
 +
*3-4 weeks in between each release. It’s about continuously improving the system. Working on the telemetry system right now. Stability and resilience has improved, when services fail - how do they reconnect and start working without manual interference.
 +
*Hackathon in Berlin at Bosch Connected World. Over 100 devices connected to a Hono instance to provide an API and build their solution on top of that. It was pretty successful. It was great because they users could focus on how to use the data, instead of how to connect.
 +
*Finish up the remaining work around security and authorization to have a first 0.5 release with the full telemetry implementation ready in the summer.
 +
*Rest + MQTT Adapter and custom ones to connect to LORA 1, but this one not standardized. Bosch camera (HTTP, but not RESTful).
  
* Mattias: it would be great if the m2m.eclipse.org website would feature a more visual representation of how the projects are working/connected with each other
 
  
* IoT day - April 9th
+
=== Review IoT Developer Survey Results ===
** Idea would be to have a one-day webinar
+
'''Presenter: Ian Skerrett '''
*** If projects have resources they would like to feature, this would be a great opportunity
+
*Why isn’t automotive a top industry?
*** '''ACTION''': Benjamin and Ian to put together a more formal plan about this event
+
*Hard to get customers to buy in to the security
 +
*It’s not cheap, and no one wants to pay for it
 +
*If it’s a feature, it’s taken for granted
 +
**We would have to check Node.js and JavaScript (in future remove Node.js)
 +
*Discrepancy between Linux and ARM on constrained devices - people seem to have answered they run Linux on constrained devices while the dominant architecture seems to be very constrained ARM Cortex-M architectures.
 +
*Slide #32 Security Boot to Secured boot
  
* Ian reminds project leaders that if they need help with creating a logo for their projects, he can assist
+
Report: https://ianskerrett.wordpress.com/2017/04/19/iot-developer-trends-2017-edition/
 +
Slides: https://www.slideshare.net/IanSkerrett/iot-developer-survey-2017
  
* Ian: it would be great if by the end of 2014 this group would be able to provide a "ready-to-use" platform for IoT
+
=== Proposal to Re-start IoT WG Steering Committee ===
 +
'''Presenter: Ian Skerrett '''
 +
*Purpose of the Steering Committee: To provide executive-level strategy, review, and oversight to the Eclipse IoT Working Group.
 +
*Why do we need a steering committee? Who would be on the steering committee.
 +
*Highly debated during the call, you can follow the discussion on the IoT-WG mailing list.
 +
Details: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1jBYPe1bojxvX3aka2fKk1FAGfmghIV284NK4ttiWucw/edit?usp=sharing
  
= January 14, 2014 =
+
=== Update of Eclipse IoT Open Testbeds ===
 +
'''Presenter: Benjamin Cabé '''
 +
*Testbeds are doing great and will be announced in two weeks prior to the Red Hat Summit in Boston, May 2-4.
 +
*We will be hosting more testbeds in the future and every working group member is invited to participate or propose one.
  
== Agenda ==  
+
= Apr 26, 2017 (WG Call) =
  
* IoT events for the beginning of 2014:
+
== Participants ==
** [https://fosdem.org/2014/ FOSDEM], (Feb 1-2, 2014)
+
*Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
** [[Eclipse_IoT_Day_Grenoble_2014|Eclipse IoT day Grenoble]] (Feb. 19, 2014),
+
*Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
** [http://www.eclipsedayflorence.com/ EclipseDay Florence] (May 23, 2014),
+
*Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation
** [http://iotevents.org/details/2014-internet-of-things-day International IoT day] (Apr 9, 2014),
+
*Dejan Bosanac, Red Hat
** Devoxx FR, ...
+
*Mick Limprecht, IOTRACKS
**
+
*Kai Hudalla, Bosch SI
* Eclipse M2M to Eclipse IoT rebranding: actions, planning
+
*James Kirkland, Red Hat
* Demos on the website
+
*Jens Reimann, Red Hat
* EclipseCon 2014 Burlingame: MQTT interop day,
+
*Laurent Lagosanto, MicroEJ
 +
*David Bericat, Red Hat
 +
*Kai Kreuzer, Deutsche Telekom
 +
*Others who joined later
 +
 
 +
== Agenda ==
 +
 
 +
== Testbed Update - Benjamin Cabé ==
 +
*New open IoT Testbed will be announced tomorrow
 +
*Demo system and implementation of the testbed, Red Hat, Eurotech, Samsung, Azul Systems and Codenvy collaborated on an Asset Tracking Testbed. It features, Eclipse Kura, Eclipse Kapua, Eclipse Che, Samsung ARTIK and OpenShift.
 +
 
 +
Announcement: https://www.eclipse.org/org/press-release/20170426_iottestbeds.php
 +
 
 +
Testbed on Eclipse IoT: https://iot.eclipse.org/testbeds/
 +
 
 +
Asset Tracking Testbed: https://iot.eclipse.org/testbeds/asset-tracking/  
 +
 
 +
Benjamin’s blog post: https://blog.benjamin-cabe.com/2017/04/27/unveiling-the-eclipse-iot-open-testbeds
 +
 
 +
== Security policies for IoT projects - Jens Reimann ==
 +
We have been doing some work on the security policies.
 +
 
 +
Changes:
 +
*New projects should know that there are security policies at the Eclipse Foundation
 +
*Encourage projects to put a link directing users to detailed information to report security issues against Eclipse IoT projects.
 +
*New mandatory field = reporting security issues for Eclipse IoT projects in the release review. If there are none, just say none, but if there are just list them. If you can’t list them right away, you can just put the bugzilla link that is not publicly viewable to users.
 +
*We will write this new information down so new and existing projects know how to do it and will send an email to inform projects how to proceed
 +
 
 +
== Update on a new IoT WG charter and Steering Committee - Ian Skerrett ==
 +
*With each Working Group at the Eclipse Foundation, there is a steering committee that helps make decisions. We used to have one when the working group was called M2M, but it didn’t work out for many reasons. We would like to relaunch it to make sure that the things we are producing are in agreement with what the overall community wants.
 +
*We need to define roles and responsibilities in the charter.
 +
*If the community doesn’t agree on something eventually the Steering Committee can help.
 +
 
 +
== Plans for IoT World - Roxanne Joncas ==
 +
*Booth at the event, demoing the testbeds and Eclipse IoT Projects
 +
*If you’d like to demo, just let us know!
 +
 
 +
== IoT Day in London and Munich - Ian Skerrett ==
 +
*Eclipse IoT Day @ThingMonk will take place September 11 in London, UK http://thingmonk.com/ 
 +
*Should we do an IoT Day in Munich the week of Sept 11? General consensus is not to have an Eclipse IoT Munich is too close to ECE in September, maybe in February or have a presence in Spain.
 +
 
 +
 
 +
= May 24, 2017 (WG Call) =
  
 
== Participants ==
 
== Participants ==
 +
*Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
 +
*Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
 +
*Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation
 +
* Kai Hudalla, Bosch SI
 +
* Kai Hackbarth, Bosch
 +
* Laurent Lagosanto, MicroEJ
 +
* James Sutton
 +
* Kai Kreuzer, Deutsche Telekom
 +
* Jens Reimann, Red Hat
 +
* James Kirkland, Red Hat
 +
[ other people joined in late, feel free to add your name :-) ]
  
* Marco Carrer
+
== Agenda ==
* Ian Skerrett
+
=== Update on IoT initiatives at OSGi Alliance -  a brief update on the work the OSGi Alliance is doing around IoT ===
* Benjamin Cabé
+
'''Presenter: Kai Hackbarth, Bosch'''
  
== Events ==
+
OSGI IoT expert group started in 2015, before that there was a resident expert group focusing more on smart home, but we wanted to make it broader and include more IoT domains.
 +
*MQTT service adapter - receive MQTT messages and push them into OSGi EventAdmin. There is a connection to Eclipse Paho.
 +
*CoAP - import CoAP services and export OSGi services (making them available via CoAP).
 +
*Liaison with OneM2M- Smart device template, HGI work started and closed last year, but OneM2M took over this work and is continuing it (Deutsche Telekom). Working on an IRP to see how we can use this with OSGi devices that already exist.
 +
*OneM2M interworking - How to integrate an OSGi environment into a OneM2M ecosystem. Meeting coming up in June and a joint workshop with OneM2M to work out the requirements.
 +
*White paper on security including a testing platform, test several vulnerabilities from an OSGi environment and tells you which rules or best practices to apply.
 +
*Other topics we are trying to push forward: real time Java, for example and specification around OPC-UA.
 +
*Everything is publicly available on GitHub: OSGi design
  
* Discussion on potential events
+
=== Planning for upcoming IoT Day in London, UK and Ludwigsburg, Germany  ===
** Eurotech will present Kura during IoT Day in Grenoble
+
'''Presenter: Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation'''
** Marco will see if Eurotech ppl from London are interested in attending FOSDEM in Brussels Feb 1-2.
+
  
== Project leads sync call ==
+
We are planning two upcoming Eclipse IoT days this fall.
  
* Benjamin and Ian will coordinate with project leads to invite them to the call in two weeks time to share progress and experiences with the Eclipse process
+
''' Eclipse IoT Day @ Thingmonk | Sept 11 - London, UK '''
 +
We hosted this event for the first time last year and it was great. It’s co-located with Thingmonk (Sept 12-13), a developer conference for people making IoT platforms.
 +
 +
''' Eclipse IoT Day @ ECE | Oct 24 - Ludwigsburg, Germany'''
 +
Third year we are hosting the event, last year was a success and we hope to make it even better this year.
  
----------------------------------------
+
*Monday, Oct 23 - Eclipse IoT WG Meeting
 +
Guest speakers
 +
Project Updates / Intros
 +
Collaboration Topics / Open Whiteboard
 +
 +
*Tuesday, Oct 24 - IoT Day
 +
Various expert speakers
 +
 +
*Wednesday, Oct. 25 - IoT HackDay
 +
Early planning stages
 +
All day event
 +
Hands-on experience Eclipse IoT technology. Opportunity for everyone to learn more about the ecosystem and to connect with other developers.
 +
 +
*PC - Volunteers for IoT @ ECE
 +
Thank you to: Istvan Rath, IncQuery Labs & Jens Reimann, Red Hat
 +
 +
'''CFPs are open'''
 +
Propose a talk for ECE IoT day on the EclipseCon Europe website.
 +
Talk ideas for Thingmonk iot@eclipse.org
 +
 +
'''Sponsorship'''
 +
Looking for sponsors for both events, email me roxanne@eclipse.org
  
= Archives =
+
=== Update of sandbox servers for Eclipse IoT projects ===
== 2013 ==
+
'''Presenter: Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation'''
  
[[Machine-to-Machine/M2MIWG/Weekly call minutes/2013 Archives]]
+
Right now we have 3 active sandbox server services
 +
*MQTT (Mosquitto)
 +
*CoAP (Californium)
 +
*LWM2M (Leshan)
 +
 +
Would be good to have sandboxes for:
 +
'''Kapua (Jens Reimann)'''
 +
*Have one already set-up, but it’s running an old version of Kapua. Missing component is user management, so we need to set that up (create account, etc.). This is planned for the upcoming release so we will wait before updating it since the release is close. Timeframe: around 4 weeks from now.
 +
*We will post this on iot.eclipse.org
  
== 2012 ==
+
'''Hono (Kai Hudalla)'''
 +
*Sandbox for hackathon, can we port it? We want to set it up. Main issue is making sure that people can use it and use their devices themselves and also get data from their devices without interfering too much with each other. It’s closely connected to authorization and connection and that is already implemented, but I would like to wait until we have this implemented in a more elegant way. Timeframe: 4-6 weeks
 +
*We need access to a VM that already has Docker or Kubernetes support.
 +
*Benjamin will look at whether webmaster can provide a Container Engine setup vs. vanilla Compute Engine VM.
  
[[Machine-to-Machine/M2MIWG/Weekly call minutes/2012 Archives]]
+
'''Unide'''
 +
*The Unide team already has a google machine and will setup their sandbox shortly.
  
== 2011 ==
+
=== Industry 4.0/Smart Manufacturing White Paper – we would like to start drafting a white paper to describe how Eclipse IoT projects can be used for Industry 4.0 ===
 +
'''Presenter: Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation'''
 +
 
 +
*Last white paper (3 stacks) was very successful, pulled together what our community/ecosystem is about and also helped the industry understand what is need to build IoT solutions.
 +
*We want to do something similar for Industry 4.0 / Smart Manufacturing, problem, what solutions we need to look at, road map for the future.
 +
*Volunteers to help with it as subject matter experts
 +
*Process: get a small group of people, draft outline, draft content, working group will review it and provide input.
 +
*Any volunteers? The following individuals volunteered during the call: James Kirkland (Red Hat), Dave Woodard (Eurotech), Dan Gross (Samsung)
 +
*Publish before this before EclipseCon Europe (Oct 24)
 +
 
 +
 
 +
=== Review of Eclipse IoT Open Testbeds Initiative ===
 +
'''Presenter: Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation'''
 +
 
 +
*The feedback has been very positive. Helps us talk to the wider industry about what we are doing.
 +
*Current testbed (Asset Tracking Management) was launched at Red Hat Summit. Well received and was demoed onsite. Red Hat, Codenvy, Azul Systems, Samsung, Eurotech. Many different demos at the show so people could see data coming in from different assets and view different parts of the demo. All the code is hosted on GitHub and is open source. Users can look at the code and see how it’s running in the gateway and the cloud (leveraging Kapua), check how it’s connected to sensors, etc.)
 +
*Next steps: Improving the documentation for the current Asset Tracking Management Testbed. We would welcome your help to help us review and contribute to the documentation.
 +
*We will be working on other testbeds, the next scenario is around industrial automation / smart manufacturing and leverage other technologies that weren’t necessarily covered in the first testbed. Feat maybe PPMP, OPC-UA, Hono. Work on nice dashboards to see everything like data display and analysis in a nice way. Unide is working on visualization so that could be leveraged with Kapua.
 +
*Benjamin is writing an outline/strawman to visualize how it will look like but please share your ideas and we will collaborate to make all the pieces fit together over the next months.
 +
 
 +
=== Review of Eclipse IoT participation in IoT World last week ===
 +
'''Presenter: Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation'''
 +
 
 +
* It was a great event (about 14,000) in Santa Clara, California on May 16-18
 +
*By far the largest IoT Show in North America and so it means a lot of exposure
 +
*The knowledge of what we are doing continues to rise. People already understand that we do IoT and have been using Kura, MQTT (Paho/Mosquitto) so they are already part of the user community. One person loved hawkBit and said they launched their product with it!
 +
*The show included a lot of vendors (hardware, gateways) there was a lot more talk of edge computing.
 +
*Analytics will becoming equally important so we are trying to encourage vendors to join the WG.
 +
*With Red Hat we had a passport game (Azul, Eurotech and Red Hat) it was effective to get people to all the booths and showed nice collaboration between members
 +
*Testbed approach, people wanted to buy it. UPS and FedEx came up and said it was interesting and got the point that we have technology that they could be using.
 +
*IOTRACKS demoed with us and they were also very busy! They focused on Eclipse ioFog and got great exposure. Keep it in mind for next year, we have a spot for you.
 +
 
 +
 
 +
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 +
 
 +
= Archives =
  
[[Machine-to-Machine/M2MIWG/Weekly call minutes/2011 Archives]]
+
* [[IoT/M2MIWG/Weekly call minutes/2016 Archives]]
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* [[IoT/M2MIWG/Weekly call minutes/2015 Archives]]
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* [[IoT/M2MIWG/Weekly call minutes/2014 Archives]]
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* [[IoT/M2MIWG/Weekly call minutes/2013 Archives]]
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* [[IoT/M2MIWG/Weekly call minutes/2012 Archives]]
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* [[IoT/M2MIWG/Weekly call minutes/2011 Archives]]

Latest revision as of 10:14, 12 March 2018

The Internet of Things Industry Working Group is holding bi-weekly calls on Tuesday at 17:00CET.
Participation to these calls is restricted to members of the IWG, but the minutes are public. We alternate between marketing-focused calls (upcoming events coordination, community outreach, etc.), and technical calls mostly targeting project leads, to synchronize cross-project activities.

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Contents

Feb 1, 2017 (WG Call)

Participants

  • Dan Gross, Samsung
  • James Sutton, IBM
  • David Bericat, Red Hat
  • Laurent Lagosanto, MicroEJ
  • Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
  • Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
  • Brad Micklea, Codenvy

Agenda

Eclipse IoT Testbeds: review strategy and next steps.

Work on a set of industry oriented (vertical solutions) to showcase a technical solution and showcase the Eclipse projects and vendor ecosystem. Eclipse IoT Members working together to set-up the testbed and create a demo that runs 24/7 on the Eclipse servers More details: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1nmdi-cmw_O-7W2qZKRHMN-3gw0WHxE75llcV0nMhS-U/edit?usp=sharing Proposed Testbed scenario around Asset Tracking Management: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1KF7yxv5Dnk6b2a574HPtU5pHR5q7wvsT4skKjGDz1Q4/edit?usp=sharing There are many options for collaboration

  • Dan Gross: Samsung interested in participating - Kura gateway using ARTIK.
  • Laurent Lagosanto: Potential use case for Eclipse Edje.
  • David Bericat: Excited and look forward to working with everyone.

Next Steps: Stay tuned, we will be updating the group at large and scheduling individual meetings.

2. MQTT 5: Update from Ian Craggs / James Sutton on what’s in MQTT 5 and the expected impact on Eclipse Paho / Mosquitto and downstream adopters.

Big set of changes:

  • Use of the publish/subscribe message pattern which provides one-to-many message distribution and decoupling of applications.
  • A messaging transport that is agnostic to the content of the payload.
  • Three qualities of service for message delivery:
    • At most once", where messages are delivered according to the best efforts of the operating environment. Message loss can occur. This level could be used, for example, with ambient sensor data where it does not matter if an individual reading is lost as the next one will be published soon after.
    • At least once", where messages are assured to arrive but duplicates can occur.
    • "Exactly once", where messages are assured to arrive exactly once. This level could be used, for example, with billing systems where duplicate or lost messages could lead to incorrect charges being applied.
  • A small transport overhead and protocol exchanges minimized to reduce network traffic.
  • A mechanism to notify interested parties when an abnormal disconnection occurs.

Notes from the meeting:

  • Any request sent (and reply received) can have embedded metadata. This will be used for e.g letting a publisher know about *what* happened to the packet in addition to just acknowledging it
    • The CONNECT packet can contain information regarding what QoS are supported by the server
    • Supporting QoS 2 on the server is not mandatory anymore
    • Scalability
  • It will affect the Paho client and so a new Paho client will be created.
    • Improve API
    • Feedback from community
    • Work nicely with the new MQTT 5 features
  • The complete move will take a while, MQTT 3 will not go away anytime soon. It will be a parallel process. The previous versions of the client will be maintained. Some users might choose to use MQTT 3 since it’s more lightweight.

IMPORTANT: Get your feedback in as soon as possible, because in a few months it will be finalized, so review the specifications. View working draft 10 dated January 4: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/documents.php?num_per_wg=10&wg_abbrev=mqtt

3. PMC topics: project documentation, build machines, Docker, …

Skipped this item - not enough PMC members on the call

4. Misc. updates

Open IoT Challenge: we will schedule a live hangout for project leads to answer any technical questions the participant may have. https://iot.eclipse.org/open-iot-challenge/

Feb 15, 2017 (WG Call)

Participants

  • Kai Kreuzer, Deutsche Telekom
  • Jens Reimann, Red Hat
  • Dejan Bosanac, Red Hat
  • Gerald Glocker, Bosch SI
  • Shuai li, CEA-LIST
  • Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
  • Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation
  • Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
  • Dave Woodard, Eurotech
  • Ian Craggs, IBM
  • Kilton Hopkins, IOTRACKS

Agenda

Presentation new project proposal: Eclipse Ditto (Digital Twins)

Presenter: Gerald Glocker, Bosch SI

Bosch will be proposing a new project called “Eclipse Ditto” soon for managing state of Digital Twins. Hopefully the proposal will be made next week. The Ditto Project will be a mediator between IoT Devices and the state of their Digital Twins. Digital Twin is not really a fixed term. Bosch views Digital Twin as is a holistic view of all capabilities and aspects of a device/product asset including its digital representation. Ultimate goal is to use the digital twin as a service. There would be a higher level API to work with individual devices and you wouldn’t have to know what is happening in the background. The plan is to integrate with Eclipse Vorto and Eclipse Kapua.

Read the one-page: https://wiki.eclipse.org/File:Ditto_Project.png

  • Questions:

Can changes to the state be made on the device of the twin, or is it only one way? The state of the device could be in both directions. Changes to the state on the device or the digital twin would change the state of the other one. A twin is not necessarily 1:1 device, a twin can represent many things (device + JVM + …)

Project Proposal: https://projects.eclipse.org/proposals/eclipse-ditto

Presentation by CEA-List on Model Design Environment for IoT

Presenter: Shuai li CEA-List

Update on Testbeds

Presenter Benjamin Cabé

Testbeds aim to showcase the software stack available from our open source projects, as well as the various offers that the WG members provide on top if it (cloud solutions, analytics platforms, hardware, integration services, …).

The first testbed will be a solution for Asset Tracking Management, more specifically tracking the delivery of valuable parcels. The end-to-end solution will comprise embedded sensors that can be attached to the parcels to monitor e.g temperature or vibration, IoT gateways in order to collect the sensor data (for example inside the delivery truck), process it, and report it to a cloud backend where it can be further analyzed, or made available to 3rd party apps. Members currently participating: Red Hat + Eurotech

A wiki page describes the solution https://wiki.eclipse.org/IoT/Testbeds/Asset_Tracking_Management and will be completed as other members jump on the train to extend the code scenario with their respective solutions. The code to replicate and demonstrate the testbed will be shared through https://github.com/eclipselabs/eclipseiot-testbed-assettracking.

Participation to the testbeds is open to any member of the IoT WG, and more details on the overall strategy are available at https://goo.gl/UeDekI.

Eclipse IoT Day in San Jose and Unconference

Presenter: Ian Skerrett

We’re looking for use-case type speakers to present how their company uses Eclipse IoT projects. Last year at ECE 2016 we had a speaker from the Deutsche Bahn train system explain how Eclipse Paho and MQTT are used in their train systems.

Ideally the speaker would be from the Bay area since this is short notice. Please let us know if you know anyone that could be a good candidate.

Eclipse Leshan Press Release

Presenter: Ian Skerrett

Today, February 15, we issued a press release about Eclipse Leshan and Eclipse Waakama “Eclipse IoT Announces Support for OMA LightweightM2M 1.0 Device Management Standard” Read it here: http://www.eclipse.org/org/press-release/20170215_lwm2m.php

IoT World plans

Presenter: Ian Skerrett

Eclipse IoT will have a booth at IoT World and would like to coordinate with other members. We won’t be doing the pavilion since not enough members wanted to participate, but we will get in touch soon to partner with interested members, such as IOTRACKS, that showed interest in participating.

IoT Developer Survey

Presenter: Roxanne Joncas

On February 7, we launched the third annual IoT Developer Survey. Please take the time to complete the survey and to share it with your coworkers and community.


Feb 15, 2017 (WG Call)

Participants

  • Kai Kreuzer, Deutsche Telekom
  • Jens Reimann, Red Hat
  • Dejan Bosanac, Red Hat
  • Gerald Glocker, Bosch SI
  • Shuai li, CEA-LIST
  • Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
  • Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation
  • Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
  • Dave Woodard, Eurotech
  • Ian Craggs, IBM
  • Kilton Hopkins, IOTRACKS

Agenda

Presentation new project proposal: Eclipse Ditto (Digital Twins)

Presenter: Gerald Glocker, Bosch SI

Bosch will be proposing a new project called “Eclipse Ditto” soon for managing state of Digital Twins. Hopefully the proposal will be made next week. The Ditto Project will be a mediator between IoT Devices and the state of their Digital Twins. Digital Twin is not really a fixed term. Bosch views Digital Twin as is a holistic view of all capabilities and aspects of a device/product asset including its digital representation. Ultimate goal is to use the digital twin as a service. There would be a higher level API to work with individual devices and you wouldn’t have to know what is happening in the background. The plan is to integrate with Eclipse Vorto and Eclipse Kapua.

Read the one-page: https://wiki.eclipse.org/File:Ditto_Project.png

  • Questions:

Can changes to the state be made on the device of the twin, or is it only one way? The state of the device could be in both directions. Changes to the state on the device or the digital twin would change the state of the other one. A twin is not necessarily 1:1 device, a twin can represent many things (device + JVM + …)

Project Proposal: https://projects.eclipse.org/proposals/eclipse-ditto

Presentation by CEA-List on Model Design Environment for IoT

Presenter: Shuai li CEA-List

Update on Testbeds

Presenter Benjamin Cabé

Testbeds aim to showcase the software stack available from our open source projects, as well as the various offers that the WG members provide on top if it (cloud solutions, analytics platforms, hardware, integration services, …).

The first testbed will be a solution for Asset Tracking Management, more specifically tracking the delivery of valuable parcels. The end-to-end solution will comprise embedded sensors that can be attached to the parcels to monitor e.g temperature or vibration, IoT gateways in order to collect the sensor data (for example inside the delivery truck), process it, and report it to a cloud backend where it can be further analyzed, or made available to 3rd party apps. Members currently participating: Red Hat + Eurotech

A wiki page describes the solution https://wiki.eclipse.org/IoT/Testbeds/Asset_Tracking_Management and will be completed as other members jump on the train to extend the code scenario with their respective solutions. The code to replicate and demonstrate the testbed will be shared through https://github.com/eclipselabs/eclipseiot-testbed-assettracking.

Participation to the testbeds is open to any member of the IoT WG, and more details on the overall strategy are available at https://goo.gl/UeDekI.

Eclipse IoT Day in San Jose and Unconference

Presenter: Ian Skerrett

We’re looking for use-case type speakers to present how their company uses Eclipse IoT projects. Last year at ECE 2016 we had a speaker from the Deutsche Bahn train system explain how Eclipse Paho and MQTT are used in their train systems.

Ideally the speaker would be from the Bay area since this is short notice. Please let us know if you know anyone that could be a good candidate.

Eclipse Leshan Press Release

Presenter: Ian Skerrett

Today, February 15, we issued a press release about Eclipse Leshan and Eclipse Waakama “Eclipse IoT Announces Support for OMA LightweightM2M 1.0 Device Management Standard” Read it here: http://www.eclipse.org/org/press-release/20170215_lwm2m.php

IoT World plans

Presenter: Ian Skerrett

Eclipse IoT will have a booth at IoT World and would like to coordinate with other members. We won’t be doing the pavilion since not enough members wanted to participate, but we will get in touch soon to partner with interested members, such as IOTRACKS, that showed interest in participating.

IoT Developer Survey

Presenter: Roxanne Joncas

On February 7, we launched the third annual IoT Developer Survey. Please take the time to complete the survey and to share it with your coworkers and community.

Mar 1, 2017 (WG Call)

Participants

  • Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
  • Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
  • Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation
  • Jens Reimann, Red Hat
  • György Réthy, Ericsson
  • Dave, IOTRACKS
  • Kilton Hopkins, IOTRACKS
  • Michael Limprecht, IOTRACKS
  • James Sutton, IBM
  • Ian Craggs, IBM
  • Laurent Lagosanto, MicroEJ
  • Henryk Konsek, Red Hat
  • Kai Kreuzer, Deutsche Telekom
  • Others who joined later

Agenda

Presentation from the Eclipse Titan team at Ericsson

Presenter: György Réthy

Eclipse Titan is a tool built around the TTCN-3 testing standard, and it is very relevant for IoT as it can be used to test MQTT, CoAP, oneM2M, etc. communication scenarios. It was created by Ericsson 15 years ago and has been used internally ever since. It was open sourced 2 years ago at the Eclipse Foundation.

  • oneM2MTestter version 1.0 has been released
  • No need to learn a new language
  • Pilot with CoAP for modeling Testing

Question: Can you execute it in a headless mode? Yes, command line tools is the controller. There are also Eclipse plugins available for test executive that control the command line component.

More information is available in the slides.

Eclipse Foundation Security policy

Presenter: Ian Skerrett

Security is obviously a key concern for IoT so we would like to make sure everyone is familiar with the Security Policy in place at the Eclipse Foundation, and that all projects implement appropriate to let their users know how to report security issues, and know how to handle them.

There is a security team at the Eclipse Foundation, Jens Reimann and Julien Vermillard are on this team to represent IoT.

One of the problems: On Bugzilla, you can mark a bug as private and only the security team will see it and assign it from appropriate project leaders. For projects that use GitHub issues, there isn’t a way to make an issue private. These projects need a link on their site that instructs users to open any security vulnerability bugs on Buzgilla.

All vulnerabilities will eventually need to be made public and the goal is to resolve any vulnerability within *3 months*. After 3 months, the vulnerability will be madepublic.

Eclipse IoT Day in San Jose and Unconference

Presenter: Ian Skerrett

We’re looking for use-case type speakers to present how their company uses Eclipse IoT projects. Last year at ECE 2016 we had a speaker from the Deutsche Bahn train system explain how Eclipse Paho and MQTT are used in their train systems.

Ideally the speaker would be from the Bay area since this is short notice. Please let us know if you know anyone that could be a good candidate.

For the IoT WG Meeting, feel free to suggest guest speakers. We already invited the OMA Group to give an update on LWM2M.

IoT Developer Survey

Presenter: Roxanne Joncas

On February 7, we launched the third annual IoT Developer Survey. Please take the time to complete the survey and to share it with your coworkers and community.

Apr 10, 2017 (WG Call)

Participants

  • Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
  • Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
  • Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation
  • James Drummond, Codenvy
  • Kai Hudalla, Bosch SI
  • Kilton Hopkins, IOTRACKS
  • Jens Reimann, Red Hat
  • Howard Green, Azul Systems
  • Thibault Rouffineau, Canonical
  • David Bericat, Red Hat
  • Dan Gross, Samsung
  • Others who joined later

Agenda

Hono Update

Presenter: Kai Hudalla

  • 0.5 M6 Milestone of Hono released this week.
  • 3-4 weeks in between each release. It’s about continuously improving the system. Working on the telemetry system right now. Stability and resilience has improved, when services fail - how do they reconnect and start working without manual interference.
  • Hackathon in Berlin at Bosch Connected World. Over 100 devices connected to a Hono instance to provide an API and build their solution on top of that. It was pretty successful. It was great because they users could focus on how to use the data, instead of how to connect.
  • Finish up the remaining work around security and authorization to have a first 0.5 release with the full telemetry implementation ready in the summer.
  • Rest + MQTT Adapter and custom ones to connect to LORA 1, but this one not standardized. Bosch camera (HTTP, but not RESTful).


Review IoT Developer Survey Results

Presenter: Ian Skerrett

  • Why isn’t automotive a top industry?
  • Hard to get customers to buy in to the security
  • It’s not cheap, and no one wants to pay for it
  • If it’s a feature, it’s taken for granted
    • We would have to check Node.js and JavaScript (in future remove Node.js)
  • Discrepancy between Linux and ARM on constrained devices - people seem to have answered they run Linux on constrained devices while the dominant architecture seems to be very constrained ARM Cortex-M architectures.
  • Slide #32 Security Boot to Secured boot

Report: https://ianskerrett.wordpress.com/2017/04/19/iot-developer-trends-2017-edition/ Slides: https://www.slideshare.net/IanSkerrett/iot-developer-survey-2017

Proposal to Re-start IoT WG Steering Committee

Presenter: Ian Skerrett

  • Purpose of the Steering Committee: To provide executive-level strategy, review, and oversight to the Eclipse IoT Working Group.
  • Why do we need a steering committee? Who would be on the steering committee.
  • Highly debated during the call, you can follow the discussion on the IoT-WG mailing list.

Details: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1jBYPe1bojxvX3aka2fKk1FAGfmghIV284NK4ttiWucw/edit?usp=sharing

Update of Eclipse IoT Open Testbeds

Presenter: Benjamin Cabé

  • Testbeds are doing great and will be announced in two weeks prior to the Red Hat Summit in Boston, May 2-4.
  • We will be hosting more testbeds in the future and every working group member is invited to participate or propose one.

Apr 26, 2017 (WG Call)

Participants

  • Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
  • Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
  • Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation
  • Dejan Bosanac, Red Hat
  • Mick Limprecht, IOTRACKS
  • Kai Hudalla, Bosch SI
  • James Kirkland, Red Hat
  • Jens Reimann, Red Hat
  • Laurent Lagosanto, MicroEJ
  • David Bericat, Red Hat
  • Kai Kreuzer, Deutsche Telekom
  • Others who joined later

Agenda

Testbed Update - Benjamin Cabé

  • New open IoT Testbed will be announced tomorrow
  • Demo system and implementation of the testbed, Red Hat, Eurotech, Samsung, Azul Systems and Codenvy collaborated on an Asset Tracking Testbed. It features, Eclipse Kura, Eclipse Kapua, Eclipse Che, Samsung ARTIK and OpenShift.

Announcement: https://www.eclipse.org/org/press-release/20170426_iottestbeds.php

Testbed on Eclipse IoT: https://iot.eclipse.org/testbeds/

Asset Tracking Testbed: https://iot.eclipse.org/testbeds/asset-tracking/

Benjamin’s blog post: https://blog.benjamin-cabe.com/2017/04/27/unveiling-the-eclipse-iot-open-testbeds

Security policies for IoT projects - Jens Reimann

We have been doing some work on the security policies.

Changes:

  • New projects should know that there are security policies at the Eclipse Foundation
  • Encourage projects to put a link directing users to detailed information to report security issues against Eclipse IoT projects.
  • New mandatory field = reporting security issues for Eclipse IoT projects in the release review. If there are none, just say none, but if there are just list them. If you can’t list them right away, you can just put the bugzilla link that is not publicly viewable to users.
  • We will write this new information down so new and existing projects know how to do it and will send an email to inform projects how to proceed

Update on a new IoT WG charter and Steering Committee - Ian Skerrett

  • With each Working Group at the Eclipse Foundation, there is a steering committee that helps make decisions. We used to have one when the working group was called M2M, but it didn’t work out for many reasons. We would like to relaunch it to make sure that the things we are producing are in agreement with what the overall community wants.
  • We need to define roles and responsibilities in the charter.
  • If the community doesn’t agree on something eventually the Steering Committee can help.

Plans for IoT World - Roxanne Joncas

  • Booth at the event, demoing the testbeds and Eclipse IoT Projects
  • If you’d like to demo, just let us know!

IoT Day in London and Munich - Ian Skerrett

  • Eclipse IoT Day @ThingMonk will take place September 11 in London, UK http://thingmonk.com/
  • Should we do an IoT Day in Munich the week of Sept 11? General consensus is not to have an Eclipse IoT Munich is too close to ECE in September, maybe in February or have a presence in Spain.


May 24, 2017 (WG Call)

Participants

  • Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation
  • Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation
  • Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation
  • Kai Hudalla, Bosch SI
  • Kai Hackbarth, Bosch
  • Laurent Lagosanto, MicroEJ
  • James Sutton
  • Kai Kreuzer, Deutsche Telekom
  • Jens Reimann, Red Hat
  • James Kirkland, Red Hat

[ other people joined in late, feel free to add your name :-) ]

Agenda

Update on IoT initiatives at OSGi Alliance - a brief update on the work the OSGi Alliance is doing around IoT

Presenter: Kai Hackbarth, Bosch

OSGI IoT expert group started in 2015, before that there was a resident expert group focusing more on smart home, but we wanted to make it broader and include more IoT domains.

  • MQTT service adapter - receive MQTT messages and push them into OSGi EventAdmin. There is a connection to Eclipse Paho.
  • CoAP - import CoAP services and export OSGi services (making them available via CoAP).
  • Liaison with OneM2M- Smart device template, HGI work started and closed last year, but OneM2M took over this work and is continuing it (Deutsche Telekom). Working on an IRP to see how we can use this with OSGi devices that already exist.
  • OneM2M interworking - How to integrate an OSGi environment into a OneM2M ecosystem. Meeting coming up in June and a joint workshop with OneM2M to work out the requirements.
  • White paper on security including a testing platform, test several vulnerabilities from an OSGi environment and tells you which rules or best practices to apply.
  • Other topics we are trying to push forward: real time Java, for example and specification around OPC-UA.
  • Everything is publicly available on GitHub: OSGi design

Planning for upcoming IoT Day in London, UK and Ludwigsburg, Germany

Presenter: Roxanne Joncas, Eclipse Foundation

We are planning two upcoming Eclipse IoT days this fall.

Eclipse IoT Day @ Thingmonk | Sept 11 - London, UK We hosted this event for the first time last year and it was great. It’s co-located with Thingmonk (Sept 12-13), a developer conference for people making IoT platforms.

Eclipse IoT Day @ ECE | Oct 24 - Ludwigsburg, Germany Third year we are hosting the event, last year was a success and we hope to make it even better this year.

  • Monday, Oct 23 - Eclipse IoT WG Meeting

Guest speakers Project Updates / Intros Collaboration Topics / Open Whiteboard

  • Tuesday, Oct 24 - IoT Day

Various expert speakers

  • Wednesday, Oct. 25 - IoT HackDay

Early planning stages All day event Hands-on experience Eclipse IoT technology. Opportunity for everyone to learn more about the ecosystem and to connect with other developers.

  • PC - Volunteers for IoT @ ECE

Thank you to: Istvan Rath, IncQuery Labs & Jens Reimann, Red Hat

CFPs are open Propose a talk for ECE IoT day on the EclipseCon Europe website. Talk ideas for Thingmonk iot@eclipse.org

Sponsorship Looking for sponsors for both events, email me roxanne@eclipse.org

Update of sandbox servers for Eclipse IoT projects

Presenter: Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation

Right now we have 3 active sandbox server services

  • MQTT (Mosquitto)
  • CoAP (Californium)
  • LWM2M (Leshan)

Would be good to have sandboxes for: Kapua (Jens Reimann)

  • Have one already set-up, but it’s running an old version of Kapua. Missing component is user management, so we need to set that up (create account, etc.). This is planned for the upcoming release so we will wait before updating it since the release is close. Timeframe: around 4 weeks from now.
  • We will post this on iot.eclipse.org

Hono (Kai Hudalla)

  • Sandbox for hackathon, can we port it? We want to set it up. Main issue is making sure that people can use it and use their devices themselves and also get data from their devices without interfering too much with each other. It’s closely connected to authorization and connection and that is already implemented, but I would like to wait until we have this implemented in a more elegant way. Timeframe: 4-6 weeks
  • We need access to a VM that already has Docker or Kubernetes support.
  • Benjamin will look at whether webmaster can provide a Container Engine setup vs. vanilla Compute Engine VM.

Unide

  • The Unide team already has a google machine and will setup their sandbox shortly.

Industry 4.0/Smart Manufacturing White Paper – we would like to start drafting a white paper to describe how Eclipse IoT projects can be used for Industry 4.0

Presenter: Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation

  • Last white paper (3 stacks) was very successful, pulled together what our community/ecosystem is about and also helped the industry understand what is need to build IoT solutions.
  • We want to do something similar for Industry 4.0 / Smart Manufacturing, problem, what solutions we need to look at, road map for the future.
  • Volunteers to help with it as subject matter experts
  • Process: get a small group of people, draft outline, draft content, working group will review it and provide input.
  • Any volunteers? The following individuals volunteered during the call: James Kirkland (Red Hat), Dave Woodard (Eurotech), Dan Gross (Samsung)
  • Publish before this before EclipseCon Europe (Oct 24)


Review of Eclipse IoT Open Testbeds Initiative

Presenter: Benjamin Cabé, Eclipse Foundation

  • The feedback has been very positive. Helps us talk to the wider industry about what we are doing.
  • Current testbed (Asset Tracking Management) was launched at Red Hat Summit. Well received and was demoed onsite. Red Hat, Codenvy, Azul Systems, Samsung, Eurotech. Many different demos at the show so people could see data coming in from different assets and view different parts of the demo. All the code is hosted on GitHub and is open source. Users can look at the code and see how it’s running in the gateway and the cloud (leveraging Kapua), check how it’s connected to sensors, etc.)
  • Next steps: Improving the documentation for the current Asset Tracking Management Testbed. We would welcome your help to help us review and contribute to the documentation.
  • We will be working on other testbeds, the next scenario is around industrial automation / smart manufacturing and leverage other technologies that weren’t necessarily covered in the first testbed. Feat maybe PPMP, OPC-UA, Hono. Work on nice dashboards to see everything like data display and analysis in a nice way. Unide is working on visualization so that could be leveraged with Kapua.
  • Benjamin is writing an outline/strawman to visualize how it will look like but please share your ideas and we will collaborate to make all the pieces fit together over the next months.

Review of Eclipse IoT participation in IoT World last week

Presenter: Ian Skerrett, Eclipse Foundation

  • It was a great event (about 14,000) in Santa Clara, California on May 16-18
  • By far the largest IoT Show in North America and so it means a lot of exposure
  • The knowledge of what we are doing continues to rise. People already understand that we do IoT and have been using Kura, MQTT (Paho/Mosquitto) so they are already part of the user community. One person loved hawkBit and said they launched their product with it!
  • The show included a lot of vendors (hardware, gateways) there was a lot more talk of edge computing.
  • Analytics will becoming equally important so we are trying to encourage vendors to join the WG.
  • With Red Hat we had a passport game (Azul, Eurotech and Red Hat) it was effective to get people to all the booths and showed nice collaboration between members
  • Testbed approach, people wanted to buy it. UPS and FedEx came up and said it was interesting and got the point that we have technology that they could be using.
  • IOTRACKS demoed with us and they were also very busy! They focused on Eclipse ioFog and got great exposure. Keep it in mind for next year, we have a spot for you.



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