This application provides email alerts and web-based sensor and diagnostic monitoring for the Siemens SIMATIC S7-1200 PLC. You can customize email alert settings, and monitor your PLC in a browser-based dashboard that surfaces both sensor and PLC diagnostic data. Sensor and diagnostic data visualization is also available on mobile devices.

Materials
PLC
One or more Siemens SIMATIC S7-1200 PLCs.
Gateway device
A computer with an internet connection that can run Python.
Any sensor
Connect any analog or digital sensor.
Give your application a name
Tell us about your PLC using multiple devices?
Want to start over with a different multi-device CSV file, or just set up a single PLC?
Start Over
Use lat/long
Pro Tip!
Power consumption will increase if you choose a higher frequency.
1 of

Create sensor alerts
If is
High Low
then send an email
john.doe@acme.com, jane.smith@acme.com
every
add alert
Set alerts on diagnostics
If on
then send an email to
john.doe@acme.com, jane.smith@acme.com
add alert
Create gateway settings
Please upload a CSV file containing the following fields: Device Name, Latitude, Longitude, Description, Sensor Frequency (seconds), IP Address, Port

Want to see an example CSV file?