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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At this office hour, we presented an overview of the VOLTTRON Central agent and interface. This is a feature that can be used to get an monitor your deployment and provides simple data graphs.
Production Date: Friday, June 3, 2022
At this office hour, Robert Lutes demonstrated the Automatic Identification of Retro-commissioning Measures Results Visualization which takes in data from the AFDD (Automatic Fault Detection and...
Production Date: Friday, May 20, 2022
BACnet was the focus of today’s office hours with discussion around the BACNet driver configuration and updating the underlying BACPypes library. This continues topics from the April 22, 2022 office...
Production Date: Friday, May 6, 2022
At this open topic session, discussion centered around the BACnet driver setup and configuration.
Production Date: Friday, April 22, 2022
At this office hours we engaged with users about a redesign of the tagging service in VOLTTRON to better integrate it with publish/subscribe and other aspects.
Production Date: Friday, March 25, 2022
At this office hours, the Secure Software Central team talked about surveying the community for Abuse Case examples in order to analyze the cybersecurity needs of different deployments.
Production Date: Friday, February 25, 2022
At this office hours, we had a brief update on the modularization effort detailing a modification to the code structure.
Production Date: Friday, February 11, 2022
We discussed how to create a web agent allowing external tools to interact with the platform as well as how an external tool can interact with the VOLTTRON REST API. Remaining time was for questions...
Production Date: Friday, January 28, 2022
We had a discussion on a potential new way to create agents using Copier (https://copier.readthedocs.io/en/stable/) which would replace the custom template in vcfg. Remaining time was for questions...
Production Date: Friday, January 14, 2022
This special office hours session discusses the modulization effort to simplify deployment. Based on the positive feedback we have received thus far, we are planning to proceed with this effort. At...
Production Date: Friday, January 7, 2022