Enrolling TCP client devices in Security Center - Industrial IoT 4.4.2.4

Industrial IoT Plugin Guide 4.4.2.4

Applies to
Industrial IoT 4.4.2.4
Last updated
2022-10-12
Content type
Guides > Plugin and extension guides
Language
English
Product
Industrial IoT
Version
4.4

To communicate with a device using TCP, you must add the device to Security Center.

Before you begin

Procedure

  1. From the Config Tool home page, open the Plugins task.
  2. Select the Industrial IoT plugin role from the entity browser and click the Devices tab.
  3. Click Add device () and enter the following information:
    Name
    The name that you want to apply to the device.
    Type
    The device template that you want to apply to the device. These templates are created on the Device types page of the plugin, and are used to apply custom states, data points, and actions to a device.
    NOTE: If you select None as a device type, you must manually add the custom states, data points, and actions to the device.
    Protocol
    The protocol used by the device you are adding.
    TCP Server
    The TCP server that will be used to enable communication between the plugin and the device.

  4. Click Add and then click Apply.

Results

The device is displayed in the entity browser, nested under the Industrial Iot plugin role.