Is it possible to communicate mA output signal-data through the Modem/SIM card and/or WiFi adapter? (NA-EU)

Document ID

Document ID TE10004

Published Date

Published Date 07/06/2018
Question
Is it possible to communicate mA output signal-data through the Modem/SIM card and/or WiFi adapter? (NA-EU)
Answer
NO!
The purpose of the Modem and the WiFi adapter solely is to communicate with the Hach Cloud Server. For this matter the controller will send data to the Cloud every 30 seconds, resulting in an update of the measurement values every minute. While this frequency is perfect for the majority of applications this is not appropriate for a stable and “real time” communication with the PLC/SCADA