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The Creek 2.0: AWS IoT Actions & Rules

Summary In this article, I will show you how to use the AWS IoT rules engine to make
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The Creek 2.0: AWS Lambda Function

Summary At this point in the Creek 2.0 series I have data that is moving from my sensor
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The Creek 2.0: AWS Relational Database Server (RDS) – MySQL

Summary In the previous articles I showed you the overall Creek 2.0 Architecture (1-8).  Then I explained how AWS
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Amazon AWS Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)

Summary In order to interact with AWS you need some basic understanding of how the Amazon Virtual Private
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The Creek 2.0: Read Sensor Data Send to AWS IoT via MQTT

Summary In this article I will show you how to use Python to read from the I2C bus
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The Creek 2.0: AWS IoT MQTT Message Broker

Summary In this article I will explain the fundamentals of the Amazon Web Service IoT Device Cloud.  I
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The Creek 2.0: Amazon AWS IoT Solution Architecture 2.0

Summary Last week I talked about fixing my Creek Water Level sensor.  This got me to reflecting on
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Internet Insanity

Summary It was pure Internet Insanity at my house this weekend.  On Saturday I was looking at one
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Particle Photon Configuration with Tinker Firmware

Summary In the last article I wrote about using a CY3280 MBR3 Shield on a WICED WiFI 943907AEVAL1F
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Particle Photon: Elkhorn Creek Depth

Summary In the previous article I showed you all of the components of the Particle Photon Ecosystem.  All that is
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Install AMQP + MQTT + RabbitMQ + Docker + Vagrant + VirtualBox

A couple of weeks ago I told you about teaching the first Cypress Academy WICED WiFi class.  In
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RADIUS + Meraki + Beef Brisket

Last weekend was one of those times I felt like jabbing an icepick in my ear.  My “simple” project
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The Creek: Meraki Network

I have very mixed emotions about posting a diagram of the network at my house.  On one hand
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Git and SSH

Summary In a previous post I talked about the steps I took to repurpose my old Mac Mini
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Mac Mini –> Mac Server

In 2011, I bought a Mac Mini Server to act as my main desktop.  That computer had 2GBs
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