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Create Device Simulator

Example Scenario

The Device Simulator enables you to create a device that mimics a real-world device.

In this example, the simulated device is a pump.

Objective

To create a pump from the simulated device.

Procedure

To create a simulated device, proceed as follows:

  1. Click the main navigator in the upper right corner and select the "Device management" application.

  2. In the "Devices" menu, select "Simulators".

  3. Click "Add simulator".
    The "Add simulator" dialog opens.

  4. In the "Add simulator" dialog, choose "Temperature measurements" as preset. Here, the simulator needs to simulate a pump. Set the name to PumpSimulator and click "Create".
    Add simulator
    The new simulator is created in a paused state.
  5. Activate the simulator by clicking on the toggle button. It then switches to the run state.

    Simulator

Note

You can also create your own simulator by selecting “Empty Simulator”.

Result

You have created a simulated device and can now see the pump simulator from the "All devices" menu.

All simulator

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Last update: March 17, 2022