What is Pachube?
Pachube is a cloud-based aggregation service and an 'Application Programming Interface' (API) which creates and manages your own feed such as through sensors and actuators devices and helps to visualize and control your own feed through graphs etc. This is shared with thousands of users on the site and allows people to add their own data to it.
It was found in 2007 by Usman Haque and is based in London. Today, it is now used worldwide and manages thousands datapoints from many users such as companies.
Users input data which can be stored in many ways such as apps and graphs. This helps to create visual data for users as they can real time data which is constantly updated. Pachube also allows users to access their feeds straight from their mobile phones they have an app for smartphones.