VOLTTRON™ Office Hours

VOLTTRON office hours occur every other week (Fridays at 11 a.m. PT), and are attended by the development team and members of the community. Meetings may have selected topics, but they are intended to provide an open forum for questions ranging from "How do I get started?" to detailed discussions of a specific VOLTTRON feature.

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This office hours has a presentation by Ben Bartling of Slipstream talking about BACPypes3’s features and his use of its scripting capabilities. This discussion feeds directly into the driver working...
Publish Date: Friday, January 5, 2024
This office hours has a demonstration of the 2030.5 agent as well as a discussion of the upcoming VOLTTRON 9.0 release. This is an update to the “monolithic” version of the platform incorporating...
Publish Date: Friday, November 10, 2023
This session saw a demonstration of a Home Assistant driver for sharing data between this home automation system and the VOLTTRON platform. ILC has been configured to utilize this driver as an...
Publish Date: Friday, October 27, 2023
This open topic session led to a discussion on visualizing devices for a lighting application as well as adding and removing configurations through the VOLTTRON web interface.
Publish Date: Friday, October 13, 2023
This session saw a presentation and discussion of the 2030.5 driver that is ready for testing by the community.
Publish Date: Friday, September 29, 2023
The new core publish/subscribe by tag service is presented at this session and is discussed in the context of the the overall interoperability effort.
Publish Date: Friday, September 1, 2023
An open-topic Office Hours session that covered questions around the Docker image, debugging a user’s driver setup, Linux distros, and more.
Publish Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2023
An Office Hours video that followed up on a community request to discuss code spaces and visual studio code integration with Github.
Publish Date: Friday, June 23, 2023
Today’s office hours was an open topic forum where upcoming releases and release process was discussed among other topics.
Publish Date: Friday, May 26, 2023
In this office hours session, there is a discussion of the next code drop of the modular codebase. Open topic discussion touches on the current production version (8.2), the github workflow for...
Publish Date: Friday, May 12, 2023