Altair® Panopticon


Creating Data Extract from InfluxDB

The InfluxDB connector allows for the retrieval of a JSON data set from the InfluxDB. The database communicates over HTTP(S) where you can define a query on the URL to return the desired data.


1.     On the New Data Extract page, select Influx DB in the Connector drop-down list.


2.     Enter the following information:




InfluxDB host address.


InfluxDB host port. Default is 8086.

User Id

The user Id that will be used to connect to the InfluxDB service.


The password to connect to the InfluxDB service.

Check the Show Characters box to display the entered characters.


The name of the database that will communicate over the HTTP(S).

Time out (Secs)

The time out period applied to both the TCP socket and for individual read IO operations. Default is 10.


3.     Enter an SQL-like query language into the Query box.

4.     Click    to save and display the details of the data extract.

5.     Click   then   to display the data preview.