This tutorial shows you how to go from setting up an account with Amazon Web Services (AWS)* to sending data via MQTT. It uses the aws-iot-device-sdk-cpp.h library from https://github.com/intel-iot-devkit/aws-iot-device-sdk-cpp-arduino-create, which is a slightly modified version of the AWS* IoT Device SDK: https://github.com/aws/aws-iot-device-sdk-cpp.
What you'll learn
- How to set up an Amazon Web Services (AWS)* account and Thing
- How to create a certificate for your Thing
- How to enter the certificate in the SECRETS tab
- How to verify the connection in AWS
Gather your materials
- UP²* board