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14. June 2018

Webinar: Building IoT to Smartphone Communication with RPi & Qt

Connecting IoT devices with smartphone interaction is a task which can be difficult - But it doesn’t need to be! It’s possible to use easy-to-handle development frameworks for creating mobile apps. Together with developer friendly embedded boards like the RPi (Raspberry Pi) and with some Python magic, we can quickly create a network host device which can communicate via HTTP(S) with your mobile phone. We will give an overview of this process from setting up an embedded development board with an access point, to developing a simple REST API along with a C++ Qt/Qml smartphone app.  Finally, we’ll test our communication and review its possibilities.

Learning content & knowledge transfer:

  • We will be setting up a Raspberry PI including a WiFi access point
  • Then we are going to create a simple Python HTTP(S) REST API
  • Finally, we will develop a simple C++ Qt/Qml Smartphone application to communicate with our REST API which is hosted on our Raspberry Pi and accessed by its access point

Target group: Developers (Starter Level)

Duration: approx. 45 min

The webinar is free of charge, but participant numbers are limited, so please register early. The number of participants is limited, in order to be able to respond individually to your queries and to promote discussion among the participants.

We advise you to book in advance. As a registered participant, you will receive the access data for the webinar by e-mail beforehand.

Register on Eventbrite here