In the Field: The OTT ecoLog 1000

Since OTT HydroMet debuted its next generation surface and groundwater level logger in 2019, the OTT ecoLog 1000 continues to be a reliable option for monitoring water level and temperature. It brings benefits in saving time, cost, maintenance, and ease in application installations. Driven in large part by the migration to ‘set it and forget […]

Recordings of the OTT HydroMet Webinar Series 2020

When the COVID 19 outbreak prevented us from offering on-site training between April and June, we created a comprehensive and versatile live webinar program as an alternative. Topics included flood warning, discharge measurement, water level monitoring, data logging, network management, and data transmission solutions. These webinars are now available as on-demand versions. Covered topics: Introduction […]

This selection guide eases your choice of a datalogger and telemetry method

Data loggers play a crucial role as the brain of a monitoring station, by storing data, calculating parameters, sending alarms, and more. And by using telemetry or remote communication to send data from a data logger, you can almost instantly access your data via computer, server, or smartphone to view and further process.   With […]

How to ensure real-time access to Antarctic tide data

One of the most important challenges, when designing monitoring facilities in remote locations, is resilience. Remote tide gauge systems operate in extremely harsh environments and require robust communications systems that almost never fail and are capable of storing large amounts of data locally as extra protection for data. Scientists from the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) […]

Iridium Epoch Halftime Rollover

The purpose of this advisory is to provide information about the Iridium Time (IRT) Epoch Halftime event. This notification is to assure OTT HydroMet customers who use Iridium Time in their applications that the logger will function properly before and after the upcoming halftime event on June 25, 2020 at 13:29.21 UTC. During prior Iridium […]

TechTip: Data Transmission with OTT netDL and FTP Server

This Tech Tip explains how to set up automatic data transmission from OTT netDL to an FTP server via a mobile Internet connection (GPRS). Please mind that encryption is not possible (sFTP or FTPs are not supported by OTT netDL). We require an OTT netDL 500 or 1000 with an internal modem (variant B… or […]

Are you ready for the year 2020?

Do you know the trends and best practices for the new year yet? Learn more about the OTT HydroMet innovations in our guide. 2020 brings new trends in hydrological monitoring. In the new guide, we share the experience and tips of our experts in order to prepare you for the challenges of this year. Contents: […]

New Guide: Best practices for water quantity monitoring in 2020

2020 will bring a new year and with it, new trends within the water quantity industry for monitoring rivers, lakes, reservoirs, and more. Our OTT HydroMet experts compiled this latest guide with best practices designed to keep you up to date for next year, with information on: What the latest sensing technology will be How […]

What’s New with LinkComm Software?

LinkComm is a communicator and configuration app, for use with SUTRON dataloggers, which allows you to view measurement data, configure settings, download data logs, and graphs, and perform diagnostics all remotely from your computer or smart device.   Over the past few years, LinkComm software has received numerous updates to support new products, add new […]

TechTip: Set up and connect OTT Pluvio² with OTT netDL

In this TechTip you will learn everything about the connection of the OTT netDL data logger to the Pluvio precipitation sensor product series (Pluvio², Pluvio² L & Pluvio² S) and which configurations are possible.   Summary of the TechTip “OTT netDL and Pluvio”: Installation of the OTT Pluvio² operating software Use of the OTT Pluvio² […]