Enabling the Internet of Things
COIL™ is a Sensor to Server development platform that enables rapid application development of Internet of Things applications. We developed Tesla COIL from our experience managing sensor to server systems. We found that many systems have common requirements including:
Packet Engine At the heart of COIL is the Rapid Fire(TM) packet engine. This receives messages from sensors and gateways and extracts the relevant information from each packet and writes it to the database. The packet engine also replies back to the devices with control commands.
Customization COIL is extensible, easily allowing users to create their own parameters. Users can specify the name and type of the parameter (e.g. Humidity) as well as how they would like that parameter displayed. This flexibility makes it easy to develop an application without having to write more code.
User Management COIL has a powerful and flexible user management system. Users may be assigned one of five different user types from a basic view-only set of permissions to a Super-User who can configure the system.
COIL is deployed as a hosted solution and can be set up quickly and easily. We've partnered with Amazon Web Services for hosting the system to provide a solution that is:
Most device cloud providers want to nickel and dime you for everything in the system. We're a little different. Customers love our simple pricing model which consists of a flat monthly software license and the cost of the AWS hosting. This model allows us to create a solution based on your needs without any billing surprises at the end of the month. Our software license cost is the same whether: