Get Started with Cloud IoT Core

Google has worked with our partners to build a number of starter kits to make it easy for developers to connect to Google Cloud Platform through Cloud IoT Core. Cloud IoT Core is a fully managed service to easily and securely connect, manage, and ingest data from globally dispersed devices.

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IoT Developer Prototyping Kits
AE-CLOUD2 Cellular IoT Kit
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AE-CLOUD2 uses the Renesas Synergy S5D9 Cortex-M4 microcontroller. The kit can connect using cellular, Wi-Fi, or Ethernet and includes sensors for lighting, microphone, environmental, accelerometer, gyroscope, and GPS. The kit can be used for cellular applications globally as it has passed global RF tests and certifications.
Microchip security development kit with ATECC608A
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Connect Microchip WINC1500 Wi-Fi b/g/n, the ATSAMD21 Cortex-M0 and the ATECC608A secure element to start prototyping industrial grade designs with security in mind on a light embedded system.
ThingaOS - T4G-Q4020
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Tantiv4’s T4G-Q4020 GCP Integration Development Kit is based on the Qualcomm IoT QCA4020 chipset. Using Tantiv4’s ThinagOS solution connect Qualcomm’s QCA4020 based M20 board with M4 Application processor and seven on-board sensors to the Google Cloud pub-sub and other services.
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Build a secure cloud-connected node quickly and easily with the AVR-IoT WG development board is a perfect starting point for engineers creating almost any IoT device, ranging from wireless sensor nodes to intelligent lighting systems. This plug-and-play solution combines a cost-effective 8-bit AVR®microcontroller (MCU), a CryptoAuthentication™ secure element and a fully-certified Wi-Fi® module to provide a simple and effective way to connect embedded applications to Google’s Cloud IoT Core platform.
Mongoose OS IoT starter kit with ESP32 board
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Mongoose OS IoT starter kit is based on the ESP32 Board, contents include: Assembled ESP32 Feather Board (WiFi & Bluetooth), DHT22 Temperature-humidity Sensors, Magnetic Contact Switch (door sensor), PIR (motion) Sensor, PhotoCell Light Sensor, Piezo Buzzer, Micro Servo, Diffused RGB (tri-color) LED
Mongoose OS IoT starter kit with TI CC3220 board
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Mongoose OS IoT starter kit is based on the TI CC3220 Board, contents include: CC3220SF LaunchPad - low-cost IoT development board. It has buttons, LEDs, onboard Bosch BMA222 accelerometer and onboard TI TMP006 temperature sensor.
Arm-based IoT Kit for Cloud IoT Core
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Everything you need to prototype an IoT device and connect it to Google IoT Core. This kit comprises a Raspberry Pi3, GPIO breakout cable, breadboard, cables and wealth of sensors and actuators.
Marvell MACCHIATObin
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The Marvell MACCHIATObin is a first-of-its-kind cost-effective, high-performance networking community board targeting ARM64bit high end networking and storage applications, powered by Marvell quad core ARMADA 8040 software offering includes U-Boot, UEFI, Linux, Yocto, netmap, ODP and DPDK and more.
MacchiatoBIN ClearCloud 8K
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The MACCHIATObin ClearCloud 8K is a robust plug-and-play solution designed in partnership with Marvell. It harnesses a powerful quad Cortex-A72 1.6GHz processor, up to 16GB DDR DIMM4, dual 10GbE, 3 x SATA 3.0, USB 3.0 connectors and PCIex4 3.0 slot - all housed in a unique fanless enclosure.
Marvell ESPRESSObin
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Marvell ESPRESSObin is a high performance 64-bit dual-core networking and computing platform based on ARMv8 architecture, powered by Marvell dual-core ARMADA 3700.It has low power consumption and runs up to 1.0GHz, a perfect fit for a wide variety applications like IoT gateways, storage and home networking
Grove IoT Commercial Developer Kit
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The kit includes the Intel® NUC DE3815TYKE, it features the Intel® Atom™ processor E3815 , a thermal design power (TDP) at only 5W, and pre-installed with the Intel® IoT Gateway software. This Linux based OS system is designed to help developers prototype, develop and deploy a use case.
NXP Pico i.MX6UL Development Platform
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Includes the TechNexion Pico i.MX6UL System on Module based on the ARM Cortex -A7 i.MX6UltraLite Processor with Pico Pi development board. Enables the developer community, small and large enterprises to explore the full potential of Android Things and its ability to accelerate time to market for IoT devices.
Sierra Wireless mangOH Red
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mangOH Red is a new category of open source hardware platform designed for low-power IoT use-cases in a smaller, lower-cost form factor. From idea to prototype to production, mangOH Red provides an industrial-grade, sensor-to-cloud platform for building wireless IoT solutions
Banana Pi BPI-M64-R18
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Banana Pi BPI-M64-R18 is a 64-bit quad-core mini single board computer powered by Allwinner R18. It features 2GB of RAM and 8GB eMMC. It also has onboard WiFi and BT. On the ports side, the BPI-M64-R18 has 2 USB A 2.0 ports, 1 USB OTG port, 1 HDMI port, 1 audio jack, and lastly a DC power port.
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Quad-Core ARM Cortex A53 64-Bit Allwinner R18 Processor. Equipped with 2GB LPDDR3 system memory and 128Mb SPI boot Flash, optional eMMC module and micorSD booting capability. It provides PI-2 GPIO Bus, Euler GPIO Bus additional interfaces like UART, SPI, I2C, for integration with sensors
Realtek Ameba-RTL8195AM
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Ameba RTL8195AM is a Wi-Fi SoC with a low-power-consumption mechanism ideal for IoT (Internet of Things) applications. It combines 32-bit Arm® Cortex®-M3 MCU, up to 166MHz with 1MB ROM, 2MB SDRAM and 512KB SRAM and Integrated with 802.11 b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi in a single chip
About Cloud IoT Core
Cloud IoT Core is a fully managed service that allows you to easily and securely connect, manage, and ingest data from millions of globally dispersed devices. Cloud IoT Core, in combination with other services on Google Cloud IoT platform, provides a complete solution for collecting, processing, analyzing, and visualizing IoT data in real time to support improved operational efficiency.
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