Tutorial

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Description

The following video tutorials will help you get started with IOhubTM and learn how to get the most from it.

The videos below are also available on the EZ VPNTM YouTube Channel IOhubTM Tutorial playlist.

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<iohub></iohub> Youtube page

Part 1 - IOX1 Hardware Setup

This video will show you how to setup and connect the IOhubTM for the first configuration.

<iohub></iohub> hardware setup

Part 2 - Add your IOX1 device

This video will show you how to add your device in your administrative account.

If you don't have an account please check the Sign on page for additional information.

add <iohub></iohub> device

Part 3 - Enable IOhub

You need to first enable IOhubTM for your device.

Enable <iohub></iohub>

You can also check the Enable IOhubTM page for further details.

Part 4 - Create a new IOhub application

In this video you'll know how to create your first IOhubTM application.

You can also check Create a new application page for further details.

<iohub></iohub> new application

Part 5 - Add Grafana to an IOhub application

In this video you'll know how to add Grafana in your IOhubTM application.

You can also check Add container from IOhubTM Catalog page for further details.

<iohub></iohub> add grafana

Part 6 - Add OPC-UA PLC to IOhub and show data in Grafana

In this video you'll know how to add the OPC-UA field container in your IOhubTM application.

You can also check OPC-UA field container page for further details.

<iohub></iohub> add opc-ua

Use the following OPC-UA JSON template file as example:

{
   "servers":[
      {
         "name":"<device name>",
         "protocol":"opc.tcp",
         "host":"<OPC-UA server address>",
         "port":<OPC-UA port>,
   "addresses":[
            {
               "name":"<symbolic address name>",
               "nodeId":"<NodeID address>"
            }
         ],
         "sampling":{
            "every":"<frequency>",
            "addresses":[
                "<symbolic address name>"
            ],
            "sendAlways":<polling or subscription>
         }
      }
   ]
}

Please check the OPC-UA field container documentation for additional details.

Part 7 - Add MODBUS PLC to IOhub and show data in Grafana

In this video you'll know how to add the MODBUS field container in your IOhubTM application.

You can also check MODBUS field container page for further details.

<iohub></iohub> add modbus

Use the following MODBUS JSON template file as example:

{
  "plcs": [
    {
      "name": "<plc name>",
      "ip": "<plc IP address or hostname>",
      "port": <plc port>
    }
  ],
  "addresses": [
    {
      "name": "<symbolic address name>",
      "target": "<a PLC defined in the plcs section>",
      "type": "<a data type>",
      "address": <Modbus address>
    }
  ],
  "pollings": [
    {
      "every": "<frequency>",
      "addresses": [<address list>],
      "sendAlways": <polling or subscription>
    }
  ]
}

Please check the MODBUS field container documentation for additional details.