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Author: Dirk Baker | Last Updated: 02/15/2017 | Comments: 0
You may be familiar with R for data processing and analysis. But do you know how to easily import data that is in Campbell Scientific’s TOA5 format into R? In this article, I’ll briefly discuss R and TOA5, and then share a function to create... read more
Author: Dirk Baker | Last Updated: 02/08/2017 | Comments: 0
Are you concerned about frost damage to your crops?
There are a number of high-value crops that are critically vulnerable to frost damage. Especially on buds, flowers, and early fruit, frost can cost growers thousands of dollars per acre.
For a long time, many growers have monitored... read more
Author: Dana Worley | Last Updated: 01/25/2017 | Comments: 0
Have you had problems finding an SMTP server to use to send emails from your datalogger? Are compatibility issues causing you to look for a work-around? Keep reading for a solution that may be just what you need.
In 2006, we added the ability in... read more
Author: Robin Deissinger | Last Updated: 01/11/2017 | Comments: 0
In this short interview, Sam Utley, the product manager for the new CR310, tells us about the enhanced functionality this datalogger provides and why he feels the CR310 offers exciting possibilities for our customers. Sam is a member of the Product Management (PM) team at... read more
Author: Carolyn Ivans | Last Updated: 01/04/2017 | Comments: 0
You may use CompactFlash or microSD memory cards for external storage of your datalogger data, but are you using your cards correctly? In this article, I’ll answer some common questions you may have about memory card usage. Recommended for You: If you haven’t done so... read more
Author: Dana Worley | Last Updated: 12/07/2016 | Comments: 0
The Internet of Things offers a lot of advantages in today’s culture. There are consumer devices that let you monitor and control mood lighting and music in your home, keep track of last week’s leftover dinner in your refrigerator, and help you brew a cup... read more
Author: Robert Hyatt | Last Updated: 11/10/2016 | Comments: 0
Imagine that you have a datalogger station three hours away that gathers your measurement data. To physically get to your station, not only do you have to drive for three hours, but then you have to hike for an hour up a snow-covered mountain.
A couple... read more
Author: Alexia Ferrari | Last Updated: 11/07/2016 | Comments: 0
Looking for a way to gain experience and skills in the monitoring industry? Want to expand your datalogging knowledge? Perhaps you need to brush up your programming skills?
At Campbell Scientific Canada (CSC), we know that participating in hands-on training is a highly effective way to... read more
Author: Barbra Utley | Last Updated: 10/28/2016 | Comments: 0
Whether you measure and monitor conditions for flooding, road weather, aviation, fire, or avalanches, your data is important to you and those with whom you share it. Oftentimes, sharing your data quickly is critical, as conditions may change rapidly and require prompt action. In this... read more
Author: Jacob Davis | Last Updated: 10/12/2016 | Comments: 0
What do you do if you have two dataloggers installed really close to each other and you only want to pay the bill for running one cellular modem? How do you get data from both dataloggers using a single modem? How do you get your... read more
Author: Dana Worley | Last Updated: 09/28/2016 | Comments: 0
We all remember the year 2000 as the year that The World As We Know It would come to an end. Computer systems were predicted to come crashing down on January 1, leaving in their wake failing infrastructure that would affect millions of lives. In... read more
Author: Janet Albers | Last Updated: 09/15/2016 | Comments: 0
It’s common for our customers to wonder when their datalogger memory is going to be full, what will happen to their data when the memory is full, and what they should do about it. After all, your data is specific to your application and not... read more
Author: Paul Smart | Last Updated: 09/02/2016 | Comments: 0
Turning your Campbell Scientific datalogger into a DNP3 outstation is a great way to allow systems that use the DNP3 protocol to have access to your live measurement data, as well as historical data. When you use your datalogger as a DNP3 outstation, the datalogger is... read more
Author: Alexia Ferrari | Last Updated: 08/16/2016 | Comments: 0
Why is this important?
Although the CCFC Field Camera can act alone and connect to telemetry and transmit images in many forms, if a datalogger is at the same location, you save the cost of having two telemetry connections, one for the logger and one for... read more
Author: Dana Worley | Last Updated: 08/05/2016 | Comments: 0
While many of our customers are knowledgeable about our LoggerNet datalogger support software, not as many are familiar with LoggerNet Admin and the benefits it can offer. In this article, I’ll introduce you to LoggerNet Admin, show you how easy it is to install it as... read more
Author: Raina Mithrush | Last Updated: 07/26/2016 | Comments: 0
CCFC Field Camera How-To: Power Up and Connect to the User Interface via Wi-Fi
Now you’ve got your camera, what’s next? This video explains how to connect your power cable to battery, power up your camera, and connect to the user interface over Wi-Fi connection. The... read more
Author: Travis McKissack | Last Updated: 07/21/2016 | Comments: 0
When it comes to designing an RF (radio frequency) telemetry link, many people know that you need to ensure that there is an unobstructed line-of-sight (LOS) between the transmitting and receiving antennas. Unfortunately, many people don’t know that there is more to this seemingly obvious... read more
Author: Jason Ritter | Last Updated: 07/06/2016 | Comments: 0
Because there are many different types of soil water content sensors available, choosing the best one for your application may seem difficult or even confusing. To help you make your selection, it’s important to understand what soil water content sensors actually measure, what makes a... read more
Author: Carolyn Ivans | Last Updated: 06/22/2016 | Comments: 1
You may have identified the need to add external data storage to your datalogger with flash-memory cards. But do you know which CRBasic instruction to use to do it? In this article, I’ll help you choose the most suitable instruction for your application. In a future... read more
Author: Janet Albers | Last Updated: 06/08/2016 | Comments: 0
If you have one of our retired dataloggers that uses the Edlog programming language, do you know the best way to change an Input Location name? It’s possible that you may want to use a different name or insert a name where one is missing... read more