REST API for InfluxDB
Let’s begin by getting some sample data into our instance of InfluxDB.
Getting sample data into InfluxDB
- Browse to the URL of the server that hosts your InfluxDB instance. The format of the URL is
http://192.168.68.127:8086/. Ensure that you replace the IP address in the URL with the one for your server.
- Sign in with your username and password.
- Use the menu on the left to navigate to the Buckets screen, as shown in the following screenshot:
Figure 5.21 – Navigating to the Buckets screen