Mainflux IoT platform provides services for supporting management of devices on the edge. Typically, IoT solution includes devices (sensors/actuators) deployed in far edge and connected through some proxy gateway. Although most devices could be connected to the Mainflux directly using gateways provides for data transmission and routing eases a process of setting up. Also gateways can provide additional data processing, filtering and storage.

Services that can be used on gateway to enable data and control plane for edge: