Deep Dive #2: Automated Supervision with Magpi

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Jun 22, 2016 · 4 min read

Deep Dive Number Two: Automated Supervision

Integrating the Web

Using Magpi and Google Sheets (GSheets) for Automated Supervision and Data Monitoring

Example: Counting Progress Towards a Data Collection Target

How it Works

Step 1 — get Zapier to flow your data from Magpi to GSheets

magpi-to-google-zap
magpi-to-google-zap
Google Sheet automatically updating with Magpi data
Google Sheet automatically updating with Magpi data

Step 2 — Automatically Total Up the Data from Each Data Submitter

collectors-and-totals
collectors-and-totals

Step 3 — Analyze the Data

supervision-table
supervision-table

Step 4 — Add Communications via Twilio

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google-to-twilio-zap

Click below for an example spreadsheet to get you started!


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Articles about mobile data collection, remote data collection, and SMS tools and their use in the field from Magpi – the first web-based system for mobile data collection in international development, global health, and many other uses.

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Magpi Mobile Data Collection

Articles about mobile data collection, remote data collection, and SMS tools and their use in the field from Magpi – the first web-based system for mobile data collection in international development, global health, and many other uses.