IoT is silo integration using Azure Reference Architecture

Internet-of-Things (IoT) usually is going about silo integration! This blog will explain what this means and how to deal with it. Including the way and how we implement this with the Azure IoT cloud.

This is the first blog in a series of blog posts explaining the complete chain of IoT using Azure IoT Reference Architecture (https://aka.ms/iotrefarchitecture). We use the Azure architecture as a reference implementation since we encounter Azure in the (more...)

InfluxDB for time series data

In this small blog post I will talk about when to use a time series database and why to use InfluxDB for this.

But first of all I need to explain what time series data is.

Time series data is data where the time aspect is the most important characteristic. This means every data record contains a timestamp. Time series doesn’t mean the data is always ingested sequentially. The time intervals can be at regular (more...)