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IoT Garden – Data Acquisition

IoT Garden – Data Acquisition

In this post, we’ll concentrate on getting data from sensors and making it available for anyone else to consume. In my case, I used sensors with Node MCU board from Amica. Node MCU Node MCU is a low cost micro-controller chip with built in Wifi. This unit basically runs on ESP8266 chip which has built in Wifi. Total storage available on chip is 4 MB so your compiled code can be as large as 4 MB. This simple board has…

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IoT Garden – The Architecture

IoT Garden – The Architecture

I can see that my last post was on 12th June so it has taken quite some time for me to finally get Phase 1 of this project to completion. Now, I plan on writing close to 4-5 posts entirely on this phase 1 for Garden IoT. Before we jump right in I’ll start with 100 ft view of how does this look like and what’s involved in this project. Following diagram gives good idea about what’s involved in project,…

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