1.2. Edge Connect: Data Pipeline Connectivity AgentΒΆ

Edge Connect is a Cascade system app that makes it easier to get IoT device data to the cloud. Its abilities include:

  • collecting advertisements from Bluetooth beacons and similar devices
  • connecting to connection-based Bluetooth devices
  • filtering and processing sensor data
  • sending data to any major cloud vendor

Edge Connect is a powerful, configuration-driven application that is configurable remotely through Edge Direct using a practical and understandable JSON-formatted payload. Edge Connect provides an easy and seamless way to collect and interact with IoT sensor data from the physical world to the cloud.

For more information about Edge Connect, see Edge Connect Reference.