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  1. 2 votes
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    • Reset stream counter per day

      limitation of streams should be per day and not month !

      3 votes
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        0 comments  ·  Events Api  ·  Admin →
      • Event trigger

        Event trigger function like:
        1. option for text/email only once or each time there is an event
        2. option for time between sending the notifcation

        2 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Events Api  ·  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.

          1 vote
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          • Allow the min/max for line and gauge tiles to be set by data points

            We do a lot of target vs actual type displays where we want to compare two numbers - not as a percent but as the raw values. This would work well in the gauge tile for example if we could use the target as the max and the actual as the value.

            6 votes
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            • Simple mobile app to tailor data viewing as widgets

              Good if registered user can tailor their own widgets to show in their mobile

              1 vote
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              • Big data computation such as clustering, eigenvectors

                Unstructured data processing for big data application

                1 vote
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                • Data tagging on geolocation targets

                  Multiple data and photo could be tagged as a moving callout box to a object tracked with GPS location on map

                  1 vote
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                  • garage

                    Chamberlain MyQ Integration - track when the garage doors open and close

                    1 vote
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                    • Add legend to the Pie Chart tile

                      A small legend with the colors/values for the Pie Chart tile would make it easier to understand without having to hover.

                      5 votes
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                      • "Show Events Since" based on submitted epoch rather than date sent to IS

                        Currently, in Advanced Settings, the "Show Events Since" is based on the date/time the data point is uploaded to IS, not based on the time/date stamp sent with the datapoint. This matters when the datapoint is sent at a later time than the datapoint was created. It would be helpful to see events since a time aligned with the uploaded epoch field.

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                          0 comments  ·  Web App  ·  Admin →
                        • zoom / scroll historical data while using "show events since"

                          Hi InitialState

                          When using the time limit function "Show event since" (- which is very nice!!), it would be good to be able to manually zoome - or scroll back into historical data - older then the time limit in the "default view" for the data set.
                          The default view is what I want to see on a daily basis - on a normal day. When something happens, and I get some kind of extraordinary data - I want to look at previous data to see what leed up to the event.

                          Hope it makes sense - otherwise please do…

                          3 votes
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                          • Summary tile bottom info

                            The summary tiles automatically include a "Since xxx " time stamp at the bottom. This may not always apply. So I would like to see an option to edit that tag and/or enable/disable in the configuration.

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                            • Tile Zoom

                              Allow tiles to be resized on the fly. This would apply to a URL share. Allow users to click and drag to re-position tiles or change size; and get full screen with a double click. The re formatting would apply only to that user instance, not affecting any other viewer. It would allow users to get a more detailed view of areas of interest.

                              1 vote
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                              • Calculate new values based on existing data

                                Say I'm sending Voltage and Current to be displayed and I would also like to display power. The option to display

                                Power = V * I

                                is now available - Thanks! Taking that a step further, say for AC power if I also know the phase angle (phi) between V and I then I could calculate and display real power thus:

                                Real Power = V * I * cos(phi)

                                2 votes
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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!

                                  3 votes
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                                  • Free support via email or chat for the free tier

                                    Just what it says, I got stuck and all your support choices are is just to look at the documentation, which doesn't have anything about what my symptoms are. If you can't offer free support via email or chat, then please consider a user forum where we can bounce problems off each other.

                                    4 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Web App  ·  Admin →
                                    • 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.

                                      23 votes
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                                        planned  ·  2 comments  ·  Integrations  ·  Admin →
                                      • Changeable Time Zone

                                        Allow the data in the visualization apps to be shown in a user-specified timezone other than the browser's default. Additionally, allow this feature in the raw data view as well.

                                        39 votes
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                                          under review  ·  6 comments  ·  Web App  ·  Admin →
                                        • Ability to configure tiles programmatically

                                          The ability to configure tiles (tile type, size, order, etc.) through the API will allow you to automatically create a dashboard and set its view before the data is ever viewed in the UI. This configurability should be provided as an option in the Python ISStreamer module.

                                          7 votes
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