The User interface updates the data in the database in realtime and will get effected immediately. The devices can be started and stopped from the User Interface.
Data Store is supported with MySQL & SQLite. All changes done in the Database storage will be updated in the simulation in realtime. MySQL is recommended for large network simulation. The User interface will be used to update the Database.
The interactive User Interface is supported in the Database mode. The REST API has more support for updating data of the clients in realtime.