How to add an ERT Smart Energy Bridge to a Digi ConnectPort X2 SE or X2e SE Coordinator for Viewing Meter Readings
Hardware/Internet Set Up:
Connect the ConnectPort X2 SE or X2e SE unit to your network router or Ethernet HUB using the provided blue Ethernet cable for Ethernet connectivity.
Plug in the power adapter to power on the unit.
The device will require a DHCP served IP address. Most network routers are automatically configured to serve up IP addresses using DHCP by default. Otherwise, a DHCP server will need to be configured in order for the unit to gain internet access.
The unit will communicate over port 3197, this port will need to be opened up on any corporate firewalls or routers.
Create/login to a Device Cloud Account:
1. Go to http://devicecloud.digi.com.
2. Log into your Device Cloud account:
a. If you are an existing user, click the Login button, then select the U.S. or Europe Device Cloud and enter your Login credentials.
b. If you don't have a Device Cloud account, a limited Developer Edition account can be created here.
3. Navigate to the Device Management menu
1. Click the Add Devices button
2. Click on the Discover button
to discover gateways on the local LAN/Network or to manually add the
gateway,enter in the MAC address and click Add. Example MAC
Where XXXXXX represents the last 6 digits of your
Device MAC address.
(c) To form/provision a Smart Energy Network,
login to https://digi-se.appspot.com using
your Device Cloud credentials.
1. Navigate to the Debug menu
2. Select the desired gateway from the drop down
3. Select the RPC_ZigBee_Interface menu
to the left, followed by add_device. Fill in the
appropriate EUI 64 address and installation code for
the device to join and click Execute. More details on adding
devices can be found here: https://digi-se.appspot.com/edocs/getting_started/adddevices.html
(d) For viewing readings/data, navigate to
the Network -> In-Home Display or Network-> Tree menu
If your Gateway is not found, the following troubleshooting article may prove helpful:
I've added my Digi ConnectPort X or ERT/Ethernet Gateway to the Digi Device Cloud, but it still shows as disconnected. How do I troubleshoot and fix this issue?
ERT and ERT Smart Energy Bridge Status LED