nRF5 SDK for Mesh v3.2.0  08c60f6
Enabling provisioning

Provisioning is the process of providing new devices in the mesh network with the information they need to join a network.

To participate in mesh communication, each device must be provisioned. Through the provisioning process, the new device receives:

  • a unicast address of the primary element,
  • a network key and the associated key index,
  • a device key,
  • IV index,
  • IV Update Flag,
  • Key Refresh Flag.

The nRF5 SDK for Mesh offers two provisioning modes: