Creating Device Simulator

The Device Simulator enables you to create a device that mimics a real-world device. In the example scenario this simulated device is a pump. The following steps will lead you through the process of creating the simulated pump.

Procedure

To create a simulated device, proceed as follows:

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

  2. Click on "New simulator".

    • The "Add simulator" dialog opens.

  3. In the "Add simulator" dialog, choose "Temperature measurements" as preset. According to the example scenario, the simulator shall simulate a pump. To let him do so so, set the name to PumpSimulator, and click on "Continue"

    • The new simulator is created and in a paused state.

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4. Activate the simulator by clicking on the toggle button. It switches to the run state.

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NOTE

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

Result

You created a simulated device and can now see the pump simulator within the device list.

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