Use Azure IoT Hub without client libraries (MQTT)

This is the second last post of the series on IoT Communication which has gone on for slightly more than a month now. In this post, I endeavor to connect an IoT device to the Azure IoT Hub without using the provided IoT libraries.

WHY AZURE IOT HUB?

To many, this is a matter of personal preference more than it is of functionality. The Azure IoT Hub is more of a gateway than anything else. It will connect to your IoT devices while your other applications (e.g. management web interface etc.) connect to it.