In the IoT Platform console, the Real-time Monitoring page displays the number of online devices, the number of upstream and downstream messages, and the number of messages that were forwarded by the rules engine. In addition, you can set CloudMonitor alert rules to monitor the resource usage of your IoT Platform and receive alerts.

Display data

To view real-time monitoring data, follow these steps:

  1. Log on to the IoT Platform console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Maintenance > Real-time Monitoring.
  3. Select the products and time range of the data to be viewed.

The following table describes the statistical data on the Real-time Monitoring page.

Data Description
Online Devices

The number of devices that have established persistent connections with IoT Platform.

The data is collected with delays. A displayed value is the average value within a collection cycle. The data is displayed based on the protocol that is used to communicate with IoT Platform.

Messages Sent to IoT Platform

The number of messages that the devices send to IoT Platform.

The data is collected with delays. A displayed value is the total value within a collection cycle. The data is displayed based on the protocol that is used to communicate with IoT Platform.

Messages Sent from IoT Platform

The number of messages sent from IoT Platform to devices and servers.

The data is collected with delays. A displayed value is the total value within a collection cycle. The data is displayed based on the protocol that is used to communicate with IoT Platform.

Messages Forwarded Through Rule Engine The number of messages forwarded by the rules engine data forwarding function.

The data is collected with delays. A displayed value is the total value within a collection cycle. The data is displayed based on the target cloud service to which the messages were forwarded.