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    Examples of how to get started.

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    • MQTT support. Forget about flowthings.io!

      MQTT support. Forget about flowthings.io!

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      • need some documentation on how to plot a map using the mobile app from http://owntracks.org/

        http://owntracks.org/ is an open source GPS tracker for andriod & iOS.
        it can send the GPS co-ordinates to MQTT & HTTP.
        i am not able to configure initialstate dashboard to receive the lat+log and plot the map.

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        • 1 vote
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          • SQL interface to data

            Provide a SQL interface for bucket data to allow running queries to produce custom data points. Admin level queries should also be able to manipulate data (i.e. change, add, or delete as per query).

            7 votes
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              1 comment  ·  Integrations  ·  Admin →
            • Limited email notifications for free and personal tiers

              Im a personal user but i would like to set teiggers and send email to myself. Other products on the market offer limited alerts for free.

              2 votes
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              • Home Assistant integration

                Any thought about integrating out of the box with Home Assistant?

                2 votes
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                  1 comment  ·  Integrations  ·  Admin →
                • Integration with VeraPlus zwave hub!

                  Would love there to be a setup guide for sending data from VeraPlus zwave hub sensors to InitialState or a bonafide Vera plugin.

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                  • Support for devices behind a HTTP/HTTPS proxy

                    For devices that are behind HTTP/HTTPS proxies, there is no ability for me to send data up. We have several datacenters that we would like to be able to create IoT sensors for, but in testing I have been unable to get data up to the cloud due to all network traffic having to go through corporate proxy servers. Exporting http_proxy and https_proxy environment variables was unsuccessful - help is appreciated!

                    2 votes
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                    • Would like the API to return http or other error for invalid bucket key

                      It would be useful if the event post returned an error for an invalid bucket key. We could use that to then create the missing bucket via error handling in our application.

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                      • Trigger on no data received

                        Add a new Trigger when data not received for stream key within a period of time.

                        For example, send an SMS or email when <Stream Key> has not been received for <X>mins (or <Y>hrs).

                        This would be useful for background performance monitoring.

                        19 votes
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                          planned  ·  2 comments  ·  Integrations  ·  Admin →
                        • streaming rtsp Video for monitoring room

                          streaming rtsp Video for monitoring room

                          8 votes
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                          • 1 vote
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                            • Wireless Tags integration

                              I'd like to be able to see all of the data coming from my Wireless Tags (aka KumoSensors) inside Initial State's platform. Here is the website for the sensors: http://wirelesstag.net/

                              2 votes
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                              • Cognitive Analytics Engine

                                I have 2.7 million datapoints sat in Initial State. It would super cool if we could run analytics (Watson like). Obvisously I could squirt all my data in to Watson but I'd rather keep it all under one provider.

                                I realise its a big ask.....

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                                • WordPress Plugin

                                  Would really appreciate a WordPress plugin that handles setting this up on you site. You can do it yourself but I've found setting up the CSS given in your tutorial page to be difficult.

                                  4 votes
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                                  • SSL/TLS MQTT Packet Forwarding with Self-Signed Certificates

                                    Love the site that you've developed here. Everything works well but I've hit a small bump. Using AWS as an IoT backend means the outgoing MQTT messages can only be accessed by self-signed certificates. IS and Flowthings do not support this so I had to build a patch to run locally. Would be nice to see this get implemented.

                                    4 votes
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                                    • Free Trial, batching and Features

                                      I started the free trial and integrated with Smart Things. I only connected 3 things. Unfortunately before I got a good chance to play with initial state I exceeded the free trial limits. I understand the integration has batching but perhaps it is not batching enough if only 3 items exceeds limits in a short period of time. I might buy one month of the paid plan to try it out more.

                                      My main goal is understanding my electricity as it relates to changes I make in my home to try to save energy. It would be nice to see…

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                                        1 comment  ·  Integrations  ·  Admin →
                                      • Ability to send configuration back to the device

                                        Field entry tiles on the Events screen... boolean switch, dropdowns, fields etc.

                                        As the iot device executes a push event, it receives a return object which contains these parameters.

                                        Use these to remotely change device parameters, reconfigure, enter different behaviour modes etc.

                                        9 votes
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                                        • receive my openhab data please?

                                          trying to send data from openhab. please make easier!

                                          6 votes
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