Data Logging Software Options
Artisan is a free to use, open-source roast data logging software with a large amount of features and supporting a wide range of devices. Created and maintained largely by Marko Luther, Artisan’s open-source nature has allowed programmers in the roasting community to add more devices as needed. From plug-and-play USB components to wireless Modbus TCP/IP connections, your roaster manufacturer has probably worked with Marko to make sure their machine is compatible with Artisan. Learn more about Artisan here.
Cropster focuses on roast profiling, inventory & green coffee management, production planning, quality control and online green coffee buying and selling. Roasters, cuppers, traders and coffee producers worldwide partner with Cropster to ensure they get the very best from their specialty coffees. Learn more about Cropster here.
Data Logging Hardware Options
Modbus is an industrial communication and control protocol device developed in 1979. Used in a variety of industries and applications, Modbus is as versatile as it is reliable. Modbus communication on roasters is used by select manufacturers based on their data collection and control needs.