What are Channel data fields?

The data published in a channel can be either a unstructured or structured JSON. You can publish a simple value such as 60, or a structured JSON object such as:

  "id": "zwave-10",
  "label": "Power",
  "units": "W",
  "instance": 1,
  "value": 12

The above example shows a z-wave channel with 5 data fields (id, label, units, instance and value), each one with a respective value.

The CloudPlugs channel data fields offer maximum flexibility to allow devices and applications to exchange simple or complex data types.

Still need help? Get in touch!
Last updated on 6th May 2021