Peter Gallagher

Information & Communications Technology

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Loughborough, England, United Kingdom

Azure IoT Hubs from End to End with Raspberry Pi and Node.Js - Workshop

Do you want to put your Raspberry pi to use and remotely monitor the temperature in your loft to save energy? Or perhaps send a tweet out when someone comes into your office?

This workshop based session takes attendees from start to finish through connecting a Raspberry Pi to Microsoft Azure IoT Hubs.

Anything is possible with Azure IoT Hubs, a little Node.js, a Raspberry Pi and a few electronic components.

Using a Raspberry Pi and a really basic circuit containing a switch, some LEDs and a Simulated Temperature / Humidity Sensor, and Node.js…

We’ll go about connecting the whole thing to an Azure IoT Hub and getting Messaging working between the two!

After attending this session you'll understand;

Basic Electronics with Raspberry Pi, Azure IoT Hubs, Message Routing, Device to Cloud / Cloud to Device Messages, Service Bus and Azure Logic Apps.

Who this workshop is suitable for;

This talk is suitable for anybody with basic programming experience and an interest in making a fully functional IoT Solution.


Peter Gallagher

Freelance IoT Consultant at PJG Creations Ltd, Microsoft Azure MVP and MCT, Pluralsight Author... IoT and DevOps expert, dad, gadget addict and Meetup organiser.

Pete Gallagher is a Freelance IoT Consultant at PJG Creations Ltd, a Microsoft Certified Trainer and Azure MVP, Pluralsight Author, experienced public speaker and Meetup organiser.

He has been creating software for decades and is happy programming in just about any language.

Pete has been involved in a wide span of tech in his many years of industry experience, including IoT Projects for; Royal Mail Stamp Vending before there was such a thing as modern IoT, Building Monitoring Systems, Internet Connected Self Service Kiosks, Wildlife Protection and Ecology in Africa and much more.

He has presented internationally on a wide variety of IoT Topics, including the Azure IoT Stack, AI, Robotics, .NET, DevOps, Amazon Alexa, Particle Photon, Arduino etc etc.

Pete helped create the Microsoft AZ220 IoT Developer certification and also has created Pluralsight content to help learners pass the exam.

Pete also organises​ Notts IoT, co-organises Dot Net Notts, Notts Dev Workshop, sits on the Board of LATi, a Loughborough based Advanced Technology networking group, co-organises the Azureish Twitch channel, co-hosts IoTeaLive and is a co-host of the Agile Engineering Podcast.

He is also an active STEM Ambassador and is passionate about making STEM subjects accessible to all ages.

Pete particularly likes gadgets of all kinds!

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