Motion Detection System Using a Raspberry Pi

This tutorial will guide you through the process of creating a project with the Raspberry Pi and connecting it to the Altair IoT Studio platform.

In this training you will:
  • Create a Category
  • Define a device (your Raspberry Pi)
  • Process data and send it to the platform using the RPI (Raspberry Pi)
  • Create IFTTT Applet
  • Create a Function to automate the process and send a notification alert with the help of IFTTT
Note: This project will connect a camera to the Raspberry Pi, with the purpose of detecting the motion start and end time, measuring the light brightness and creating an automated notification to your mobile device.

Download the required zip files here.

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Required Hardware

  • Raspberry Pi
  • SD card
  • Camera (USB or RPI camera)

Steps in This Tutorial