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Ably sink connector

This project is an example of how to stream data from Quix to Ably. It handles both time-series and event data.

Time-series Data is streamed to Ably with a message name prefixed with whatever you choose and postfixed with '-parameter-data' Quix Event Data is prefixed with whatever you choose and postfixed with '-event-data'

How to run

Create a Quix account or log-in and visit the Samples to use this project.

Clicking Deploy on the Sample, deploys a pre-built container in Quix. Complete the environment variables to configure the container.

Clicking Edit code on the Sample, forks the project to your own Git repo so you can customize it before deploying.

Environment variables

The code sample uses the following environment variables:

  • input: Name of the input topic to read from.
  • AblyToken: The Ably API token to use.
  • AblyChannel: The Ably Channel to send to.
  • AblyMessageNamePrefix: The prefix for the Ably Message Name.


  • An active Ably subscription (The free account is ok too)


Submit forked projects to the Quix GitHub repo. Any new project that we accept will be attributed to you and you'll receive $200 in Quix credit.

Open source

This project is open source under the Apache 2.0 license and available in our GitHub repo.

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