Prepare for the Sunset of 3G

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Half a year from now, the mobile communication in the United States will face a significant change. After nearly two decades in service, the UMTS standard, better known as 3G, phases out. Monitoring networks relying on 3G/2G communication technology will fall silent then. For owners of older systems, OTT HydroMet offers an attractive update to […]

Your Questions Answered About the New OTT ecoLog 1000

In one of our latest webinars, OTT Hydromet’s team of experts walked hydrology professionals through the product features and updates of the OTT ecoLog 1000. Technical expert Peter Schaeffeler and groundwater expert Cristina Windsor answered the audience’s burning questions about the latest solution on the market.

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 […]

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 […]

Future of mobile data communication in Europe, Quo vadis?

Recently, there have been many reports in the media about changes in the mobile communications landscape. It is to be assumed that mobile phone providers will soon or in some cases dismantle or shut down their 3G network – also known as UMTS – today already.   Many countries discontinue this service completely and some […]

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 […]

What technology should you choose to measure local rain or water levels?

It can be difficult to select monitoring technology for flooding applications when each step of building a network, from sensors to dataloggers to visualization software, has multiple options. Using OTT HydroMet’s new product brochure with an integrated selection guide, you learn more about: Monitoring network components. Key considerations for selecting sensors, data management (remote communication, […]