Congratulations with your new Consibio Solution! your gateway to efficient data collection and visualization.
This step-by-step guide will walk you through the essential process of setting up and configuring your Consibio Logger for a seamless experience. Make sure you have a PC or smartphone and a Consibio Logger at hand before you begin. Let's get started:
- Create a User Account
- Prepare Your Devices
- Log in to Consibio Cloud
- Set Up or Access a Project
- Prepare to Claim Your Devices
- Claim Your Devices
- Channels and Consibio Logger
- Create Relevant Channels
- Configure Max-Offline and Measurement Interval
- Personalize Your Dashboard
Step 1: Create a User Account
- Start by registering a user account on Consibio Cloud. Provide your details and set up your login credentials to access the platform.
Step 2: Prepare Your Devices
- Ensure you have a PC or smartphone ready, along with the Consibio Logger in front of you.
Step 3: Log in to Consibio Cloud
- Access the Consibio Cloud platform and log in with your user credentials to enter your dashboard.
Step 4: Set Up or Access a Project
- You have two options: Create a new project or access an existing one.
In Consibio Cloud, a "Project" is the central workspace for your data. It allows you to organize and manage data from different devices and sensors within a single unified environment.
Step 5: Prepare to Claim Your Devices
- Navigate to the "Devices" menu and press the “Claim device” button. This step allows you to manage and monitor your individual Consibio Loggers effectively.
Step 6: Claim Your Devices
- Locate the QR-code on your Consibio Logger. Scan the QR-code with your camera on the phone or pc. Your camera automatically turns on subsequent to clicking the “Claim Device” button. Alternative, type in the ID manually.
Step 7: Channels and Consibio Logger
- Wire the sensors or actuators to the expansion ports and press “Add”.
- Make sure the sensors and actuators are wired properly to the Consibio Logger. Click here to see our collection of wiring guides.
- These expansion ports offer a completely modular approach to connecting various signal standards. Click here to learn more about the expansion boards.
Step 8: Create Relevant Channels
- Set up relevant channels that correspond to communication protocol from your sensor or actuator and fill out the settings accordingly. If you need guidance on the specific setup, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Step 9: Configure Max-Offline and Measurement Interval
- Fine-tune your device settings by configuring the maximum offline time and measurement interval. These settings ensure optimal balance between data accuracy, battery lifetime and timely notifications.
Step 10: Personalize Your Dashboard
- Customize your Dashboard by adding widgets, grouping elements for better overview, and adjusting colors and layouts to match your preferences. Click here for a step-by-step guide on personalising the dashboard.
By following this step-by-step guide, you'll be well on your way to harnessing the power of Consibio Cloud for seamless IoT project management and data-driven insights. Happy exploring!