Technical Articles

Revolutionizing Remote Electrical Resistance Measurement

Client Overview: FusionDAQ, was approached by a client facing a critical challenge in measuring electrical contact resistance of high-speed Ethernet connections at remote installations. This client required a solution that could accurately measure sub-ohm resistance...

Understanding Battery Chemistries for Outdoor Data Loggers

Selecting the right outdoor data logger battery chemistry is crucial to ensure reliable operation and longevity. Engineers must weigh factors such as energy density, operating temperature range, cycle life, and cost. Among the array of choices, lead-acid batteries...

FusionDAQ Expands Falken Avionics with Custom Engine Monitor

Falken Avionics, a prominent player in the experimental aviation industry, sought to expand their electronic flight instrument system (EFIS) by implementing an engine monitoring system (EMS). With no prior EMS in place, Falken turned to FusionDAQ to create a...

Create ThingsBoard Dashboard for MI-8

Introduction A ThingsBoard dashboard is a visual representation of the data collected from your IoT devices, presented in a way that is easy to understand and interpret. Dashboards in ThingsBoard can be customized to suit your specific needs, and can include a wide...

Antenna Selection for IOT Installations

Choosing an efficient antenna is an important task for any IOT installation. LTE is a broad standard and not all bands are created equal. Any antenna used should be paired with the device and the wireless standards being used.

Publish MI-8 Data to ThingsBoard

ThingsBoard Cloud is a commercial hosting service for the open-source ThingsBoard IOT platform. It provides a central database to publish, query, and display recorded sensor data from devices from numerous vendors, including the FusionDAQ MI-8. ThingsBoard Cloud...

Hologram SIM Setup

Introduction Hologram.io provides cellular connectivity and networking solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT). They do not own their own cellular network infrastructure, but instead resell cellular data from other providers. Hologram.io partners with multiple...

Wiring for RTD Configurations

Prior to selecting an RTD configuration, it is important to know just how RTDs are ‘read’