InfluxDB Cloud 2.0 Setup

Follow the instructions in this section to prepare InfluxDB Cloud 2.0 setup for integrating with The Things Stack.

Log in to your InfluxDB Cloud 2.0 account and select the Data on the left hand menu.

InfluxDB Data dashboard

On the Buckets tab, click the Create Bucket button to create a new bucket.

Give your bucket a name, choose how long the data will remain in the database and finish by clicking Create.

Creating a bucket

Next, on the Tokens tab, select Generate to generate a new Read/Write Token.

Enter the Description and select the bucket you wish to enable reading and writing for.

Generating a read/write token

Go to the Telegraf tab and select Create Configuration.

When asked What do you want to monitor?, select System.

Selecting to monitor a system

Name your configuration, select Create and Verify and then Finish.

Once the configuration is created, you can simply click on its name in the Telegraf tab and download the configuration file. You can further edit this file for usage with the MQTT or Webhook integration.

Auto-generated Telegraf configuration