Integrating live data

I want to build an app for my company, displaying all the machines in an app with their live data.  The datasource of the data is not decided yet.  What would be the easiest way to integrate live data from machines into the app? Thanks in advance!
1 answers

Depending on the use cases and the vision, I would either

1) build an ODATA or REST service with Mendix to receive the data and store it in the database.
To refresh data on the web page you can use the microflow timer widget:

2) use amazon timestream database (