Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
AZ1975

SMS over Ethernet

Recommended Posts

Hi,

I was trying to SMS over Ethernet,

the question is how the PLC browse to a dedicated http web server.

I have a V570 with Eth card communicating with HMI, and PC.

Thanks,

AZ

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The engineer in me says this is likely to be possible, but complex and time consuming to get it working.  It is certainly not a built-in feature of the V570 or Vision family of PLCs.  If it could be made to work it would be difficult to support.  The businessman in me says no, don't do it.

 

Some alternatives could be, depending on what you are trying to achieve and what your limitations are:

  • Use an SMS modem on the PLC and send to an SMS-to-email gateway.
  • Send emails from the PLC and send them to an email to SMS gateway

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

You can utilize Email to SMS. We regularly use this method for alarm notification. All carriers have formats to use. At least this is the case in United States. For example for ATT user sending an Email to 10digitnumber@txt.att.net would receive in SMS format on phone. The only carrier in US we have issues with is Sprint.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  

×
×
  • Create New...