MindConnect Nano/IoT 2040 plugin
To connect a MindConnect Element you have 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 MindSphere involves the following steps:
Create asset with MindConnect type
Create connection to the MindConnect Element
Perform network configuration
Onboard with configuration file
Add data source
Add data point
Connecting data point and variable
You can find detailed information for these steps and on how to connect a MindConnect Element in the Getting Connected documentation.
Definition of a "MindConnect Element"
A MindConnect Element is the connecting element between an asset and MindSphere.
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.