Enabling Genetec™ Time Series for the Industrial IoT plugin - Industrial IoT

Industrial IoT Plugin Guide

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Industrial IoT
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Industrial IoT

To create Genetec™ Time Series dashboard widgets in Security Desk, you must enable the feature in Config Tool.

What you should know

  • Time Series allows operators to monitor data points of a device or entity over a period of time in a Security Desk dashboard.
  • You can add up to four data points to a single Time Series widget.
  • To use this feature, you must have Security Center 5.8.1 or later.


  1. From the Config Tool home page, open the Plugins task.
  2. Select your plugin role from the entity tree and click Properties.
  3. In the Time Series section, move the Connect data slider to ON.
  4. In the Retention field, enter the number of days that you want to retain the Time Series data.
  5. Click Apply.