The Vaillant Group heating products can be connected easily to Opinum Data Hub. The gateways available are the eRelax, vSmart, Migo, VR 100 and MiLink plus range of gateways. This feature is only available in the new Data Hub 5.0 preview.
Connect your Vaillant gateway to Opinum
You will need an access to Vaillant API to connect your Vaillant device to Opinum.
The connection can be done at an account level to have the connection available by all users of the account, or at a user level. In this case only the user that has connected the Vaillant account on its profile will have access to it.
To set up the connection at an account level for all users, go on Data Hub 5.0 preview > Account > Settings > and click on the + button. In the External services pop-up select Vaillant.
To set up the connection at a user level only for a user, go on Data Hub 5.0 preview > on Profile > Services > and click on the + button. In the External services pop-up select Vaillant.
The Vaillant connection pop-up opens. Fill the fields with your Vaillant API credentials and click on the Save button.
Create a Vaillant source
To create a source, click on the + in the menu displayed on every page and click on Add source. The pop-up of Source creation appears.
You can open this pop-up also in the following pages:
- On the Sources page, click on the Actions menu and select the Add a new source link
- On the Sites page, select a Site, click on Site details, open the Sensors and sources tab and select the Add a source button.
Choose the site on which your Vaillant source should be added, select the Vaillant logo and click on the Next button. The dedicated pop-up of Vaillant source opens.
You can choose to synchronize the notifications of the gateway to Opinum Data Hub by checking the check box Notification synchronization. A variable by available notifications will be created.
First select the Vaillant account you would like to use or add a new one. Then Enter the number of the gateway for which you want to retrieve data to the Opinum Data Hub.
A list of available data for this Gateway will be displayed, select the one that you want to send to Opinum Data Hub. A variable will be created by data selected. You can define a variable as the default one. Each time you will create a dashboard, report or alert with this source, the default variable and its unit will be pre-filled.
Click on the Save button. The source, the variables and trigger are created, and the data is imported into the new variables.
When a Vaillant device is connected to Data Hub, the last 7 days of data are retrieved from your device.
If you want us to retrieve more historical data from your Vaillant devices, please contact our support team email@example.com.
To create a Vaillant source, users need to have the following sources claim ADMIN. Managers can create Vaillant source without any special configuration.