ThingsBoard Professional Edition

ThingsBoard is an IoT platform for data collection, processing, visualization, assets and devices management. It enables device connectivity via industry standard IoT protocols - MQTT, CoAP and HTTP. ThingsBoard combines scalability, fault-tolerance and performance so you will never lose your data. ThingsBoard Professional Edition is a closed-source advanced version of open-source ThingsBoard IoT platform with several significant value-add features.

ThingsBoard Enterprise subscription plan includes unlimited number of devices and assets, and all TB PE features:

  • Advanced RBAC for IoT Advanced management of user roles and permissions
  • White-labeling System, Tenant and Customer level users are able to define color scheme and logos to be used
  • Entity groups Each device or asset may be related to multiple Groups
  • Scheduler Schedule various types of events: report generation, commands to devices and configuration updates
  • Reporting Generate great looking reports using dashboards visualization capabilities
  • Export widget data to csv/xls Widgets data can be exported to CSV and XLS formats
  • Data converters feature - ability to define custom data converter from device payload to a common ThingsBoard payload format and vice versa
  • Platform Integrations feature Ability to stream device and asset data from external applications, third-party IoT Platforms and connectivity providers to ThingsBoard

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To try ThingsBoard Community Edition, visit ThingsBoard Community Edition 1-Click App on DigitalOcean Marketplace.

Software Included

Package Version License
ThingsBoard Professional Edition 2.4.0PE Custom
OpenJDK 1.8.0_212 GPL 2
PostgreSQL 10.9 Postgre SQL
HAProxy 1.8.8 GPL 2
Certbot 0.23.0 Apache 2

Creating an App using the Control Panel

Click the Deploy to DigitalOcean button to create a Droplet based on this 1-Click App. If you aren’t logged in, this link will prompt you to log in with your DigitalOcean account.

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Creating an App using the API

In addition to creating a Droplet from the ThingsBoard Professional Edition 1-Click App using the control panel, you can also use the DigitalOcean API. As an example, to create a 4GB ThingsBoard Professional Edition Droplet in the SFO2 region, you can use the following curl command. You need to either save your API access token) to an environment variable or substitute it in the command below.

curl -X POST -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
         -H 'Authorization: Bearer '$TOKEN'' -d \
        '{"name":"choose_a_name","region":"sfo2","size":"s-2vcpu-4gb","image": "thingsboardpe-18-04"}' \