Virtual Gateway

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In this article you will learn about what is a Virtual Gateway and how to use it.

Introduction

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The virtual gateway is a virtual device that can be used to insert data from custom insertion programs using our API.

Adding a Virtual Gateway to the Platform

A virtual data logger is a virtual device used to insert data from the API.

  1. In the upper right corner of your main page select "Settings":
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  2. Once in the Settings page select Gateways and
  3. Select "Register a new gateway":
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  4. Select Virtual and click "Next":
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  5. Choose a name and an identifier for your data logger:
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  6. You're ready to start sending data using the new virtual data logger!

NOTE: The devices sending data to the Platform need to be accepted in the gateway and assigned to a location. Check out our Visualise data article to understand how to do this.

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