Iotawatt: Single Tenant InfluxDB and Grafana Setup

This post summarises how I configure IotaWatt, InfluxDB and Grafana to display energy consumption. It uses an AWS EC2 instance. See installation for preliminary details and IotaWatt: Multi-Tenant Setup using InfluxDB # bash influx # influx CREATE DATABASE iotawatt-database-name USE iotawatt-database-name CREATE […]

Improving Fridge Performance

As recent client had a few fridges, including wine fridges. They varied in age. Initial PhiSaver analysis over a few weeks showed “Power” was the major user. Power includes all powerpoints in this case. Often this is relatively low but here the […]

Installing Grafana, InfluxDB, Apache2 on AWS EC2: Step by Step

A medium-performance setup for Grafana on AWS. Private files at github. Setup the instance t3.large, Ubuntu 18 (or AWS Linux 2) as I’m familiar with it Seperate root and data disks Security group with 8083 (InfluxDB), 22 (SSH), 80 (www) and, optionally, […]