Grounds allow people with common interests to share their connected resources. This enables better collaboration and more resources to work with for everybody. When an AllThingsTalk Maker account is created, a default ground called playground is created to get you started.
You can only delete a ground when there are no devices left in the ground.
The user who created the ground.
Add or remove other AllThingsTalk users as a member to or from the ground
Command a ground device
Add or remove devices to or from the ground
+ all options a ground member has
Receive ground activity notifications
+ all options a regular user has
Any AllThingsTalk user
View any device serving the ground
View assets of devices
View members of the ground
For a regular user to view the ground, they have to know the url of the ground.
In the grounds menu, a ground members can turn on/off notifications for this ground. When turned on, they will receive notifications on every ground change. This includes but not limited to:
ground updates, ex new members
any asset state change
In a ground you can create multiple dashboards to give you an overview of a certain subset of assets from devices in that ground. Check the Pinboards section for more information.