Get Started with CrateDB:

Sensor Data

Webinar Description

CrateDB can help make working with sensor data at scale easier than ever. Join us as we take you from download through everything you need to know to put CrateDB to work with your sensor data.

Follow along as we use Python to collect sensor data and insert into CrateDB. We’ll show you how to use Grafana to display the sensor data held in CrateDB in a visual dashboard. We’ll also explore how to use CrateDB as a resilient data storage backend.


45 minutes

What you will learn

  • How to set up your CrateDB instance

  • Database design - partitioning and sharding

  • How to insert, query and connect with CrateDB

  • How and when to scale your CrateDB cluster

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About the Speakers

Claus Matzinger

Claus Matzinger, Technical Evangelist


A software engineer by trade, Claus runs field engineering at Crate.io, the creators of CrateDB, a distributed SQL database. As a former CTO of a health startup and an Raspberry Pi and Rust (the programming language) enthusiast, Claus also maintains several drivers for sensors in the Rust community. He loves connecting with developers to talk about putting machine data to work in exciting IoT systems.

Jessica Rose

Jessica Rose, Developer Relations


Jessica Rose is a self taught technologist obsessed with technical outreach and education. She’s working with CrateDB to help them reach more developers with their open source SQL database.