Application Provider Documentation

Application Providers manage and monitor the health of one or more applications on the network. The Application Provider Portal provides application management features and visibility into the state of end devices.


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Application Views

Click on the header buttons to change the view.

screenshot Charts: Message and notification statistics

screenshot Devices: Devices that have joined the network

screenshot Devices with Notifiers: Devices with custom notification targets

screenshot Device Management: Registered, activated and deactivated devices

screenshot Application Usage: Monthly and daily application statistics

Details Panel

The Details Panel displays application metadata. Click on the screenshot button to minimize.

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Charts

The Charts view shows message and notification statistics for the managed application. Values are updated every 15 minutes.

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Devices

The Devices view displays transaction data for devices that have joined the Senet Network on the managed application.

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Use the Search bar to find devices by their EUI.

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screenshot Update Devices: Upload a CSV file to update device fields

screenshot Modify Tags: Add or edit tags for the selected devices

screenshot Refresh: Manually request for the latest data

screenshot Settings: Control the column visibility

screenshot Export: Export the table to a CSV file

screenshot Diagnostic Mode: Put selected devices in diagnostic mode

Diagnostic Mode

Diagnostic mode allows users to drill down into a device. Devices with diagnsotic mode enabled will appear in the Devices table with an screenshot icon next to their EUI. Clicking on an EUI will open the Device Details view. Diagnostic mode can be enabled on a limited number of devices. Please contact support@senetco.com to increase the limit for an account.

Note

If the user is also a Developer, enabling diagnostic mode will add the selected device(s) to the Dashboard. Click here for Developer documentation.

Device Update

Upload a CSV file to update device fields. The latitude and longitude fields can be edited and new tags can be added. From the Devices table, select the upload screenshot button to display the window below.

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When the Update Devices button is clicked, a file upload window will be displayed. After a file is selected, a confirmation message will appear. Select Yes to upload the selected file.

If the upload succeeds and the data is valid, an upload summary and any messages from the server will be displayed. If the upload fails or the data is invalid, an error message will be displayed.

CSV Format

Create a CSV file like the one below or download a template. The CSV file must contain a header with the devEui column. All unrecognized column names in the header will be ignored.

####################################################
# The number sign (or pound sign) denotes a comment
# This section is ignored
####################################################
devEui,lat,lng,tags
AA11111F00000001,43.0775992,-70.7596765,tag1;tag2
AA11111F00000002,40.7484445,-73.9878584,tag1
AA11111F00000003,41.8788764,-87.6359149,

Device Details

Click on a device EUI with diagnostic mode enabled to open the Device Details view.


Details Panel

The Details Panel on the left side of the image above allows users to create or edit a custom Notification Target, send downlinks and view device information and statistics. Click on the screenshot button to minimize.

Device Details Details: Display current information about the device

Device Downlink Send Downlink: Send downlink PDUs to the device

Device Edit Edit Device: Open the Edit Device window

Edit Device

Create a custom Notification Target or edit the previously configured Notification Target. Devices with custom Notification Targets will appear in the Devices with Notifiers view. See the Developer Streaming documentation for more details.


Devices with Notifiers

Streaming data for devices with custom notification targets are displayed in the Device with Notifiers view.

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Use the Search bar to find devices by their EUI.

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screenshot Refresh: Manually request for the latest data

screenshot Settings: Control the column visibility

screenshot Export: Export the table to a CSV file

Device Management

The Device Management view shows device onboarding data.

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Use the Search bar to find devices by their EUI.

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screenshot Upload: Upload a CSV file to register, activate or deactivate devices

screenshot Activate/Deactivate: Activate or deactivate the selected devices

screenshot Request Token: Request a device registration token

screenshot Refresh: Manually request for the latest data

screenshot Settings: Control the column visibility

Application Usage

Monthly and daily usage statistics for the managed application are shown in the Application Usage view.

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