Connecting to the API to Extract Device Meter Data

Document created by Peachy Velasco on Sep 25, 2017Last modified by Peachy Velasco on Aug 28, 2019
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On the Analysis > API screen, you can connect to an API endpoint that provides the ability to extract device meter data from Beacon and use the data for any purpose it will serve your organization.


NOTE: This feature requires a license. Also, only Admin users and system users have access to the API screen.


  1. In the Analysis > API screen, click on Device Meter Data. This opens the Device Meter Data dialog box. Take note of the HTTP request and the Authorization Key, you will need these later on to extract device meter data.

NOTE: The API accesses only the columns on the Meter grid.


  1. Check the Enable box to connect to the API endpoint. This also creates an Authorization Key, which will give you access to the API.
  2. You can manipulate meter data using a range of tools. Refer to the following examples: