Data Loggers

Data loggers for temperature, relative humidity, pressure and more, data loggers for process signals, data loggers for strain gauges, PC-independent design with own power supply and memory, single and multi-channels and more

Technical Learning

Data Logger / Introduction to Data Logging Devices

Data Logger / Introduction to Data Logging Devices

Technically speaking, a data logger is any device that can be used to store data. This includes many data acquisition devices such as plug-in boards or serial communication systems which use a computer as a real time data recording system. Most instrument manufacturers, however, consider a datalogger a stand alone device that can read various types of electrical signals and store the data in internal memory for later download to a computer.

The advantage of data loggers is that they can operate independently of a computer, unlike many other types of data acquisition devices. Data loggers are available in various shapes and sizes...