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MindConnect Nano/IoT 2040 plugin

A MindConnect Element is the connecting element between an asset and Insights Hub.

MindConnect Nano is an example of a MindConnect Element. For every MindConnect Element, there is a corresponding MindConnect type; this is "core.mcnano" for MindConnect Nano.

To connect a MindConnect Element, you need to configure it with the respective MindConnect Element plugin. You can find the MindConnect plugin in the asset detail view.

Connecting a MindConnect Element to Insights Hub involves the following steps:


  • Create asset with MindConnect type
  • Create connection to the MindConnect Element
  • Perform network configuration
  • Onboard with configuration file

Data mapping

  • Add data source
  • Add data point
  • Connecting data point and variable

For more information on these steps and to connect a MindConnect Element, refer to MindConnect Hardware General Description documentation.

Last update: June 11, 2024