Smart Cities in Calgary: How to more than double your sensors in a weekend!

50 air quality sensors have been deployed throughout Calgary, giving Calgary the country’s highest-resolution air quality monitoring network. Following our workshop early October, Calgary saw 50 sensors deployed throughout the city, 30 of them over one weekend. Citizen scientists took it upon themselves to assemble a sensor at our workshop, then take the sensor home,…

Make-your-own Sensor Workshop this Saturday, Oct 8th!!

Our team at SensorUp can’t wait for the Make-your-own Sensor Workshop this coming Saturday, October 8th! The workshop is being held from 10a to 12pm in Calgary’s Alastair Ross Technology Centre (3553 31 Street NW). Thirty citizen scientists — who are also techies — have signed up for a hand-on device-building workshop. They’ll each build…

Sensors popping up all over Calgary!

A growing group of Calgarians are taking the initiative to build a smart city: They’re adopting air quality sensors that feed into the SensorUp Smart Cities Platform. From there, the data combine to form a city-wide map of air quality.  Feeding the data into SensorUp’s Smart Cities Platform makes the information accessible. The platform can be queried via the API to…

Develop IoT Visualizations Faster and Easier with the Release of SensorThings Highchart and DataTable

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   By Coral Bliss Taylor August 30, 2016   Calgary, A.B. – Geospatial Internet of Things (IoT) leader SensorUp announced the release of the SensorThings Highchart and DataTable (SensorThings HcDT). SensorThings HcDT is a javascript-based visualization Software Development Kit (SDK) built specifically for developing visualizations on top of the OGC SensorThings…

SensorUp Recognized as First Reference Implementation as OGC Adopts SensorThings API

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   By Coral Bliss Taylor August 09, 2016 Calgary, A.B. – Hot on the heels of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) officially adopting the SensorThings API standard, SensorUp is proud to provide the first officially recognized reference implementation. The standard proper is purpose-built for the Internet of Things (IoT). It is designed…