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Entry type: Product note Entry ID: 109760381, Entry date: 11/21/2018

Delivery release: Alerting software for mobile devices – SIMATIC Notifier

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Alerting software for mobile devices – SIMATIC Notifier app available. The SIMATIC Notifier app impresses with its simple integration into plants, production lines and machines as well as its fast and user-friendly web-based configuration within the Notifier Server.
Detect – React – Profit

You can use the SIMATIC Notifier app to turn your smartwatch into a messaging service for production: Depending on your configuration, the Notifier automatically informs you of important messages from your automation systems. This enables you to react quickly and specifically to problems and malfunctions and thereby increase the availability and productivity of your plant. The reduced downtimes result in considerable time and cost savings.

Welcome screen, home screen and menu

Note: A licensed SIMATIC Notifier Server (software download) is required for operation. You can find additional information about the product, recommended smartwatches and download links at www.siemens.com/simatic-notifier.
The Smartwatch app can be found free of charge in the GooglePlay Store with the keyword "SIMATIC Notifier". The app is offered for Android Wear 2-compatible devices.

If you want to get an impression of the app in advance, the integrated demo connection within the app allows you to test the app even without a server connection. Simply move from the top of the home screen to the bottom of the screen to access the app menu.

Different notification categories: Alert, warning and information

Special features and essential highlights include:

  • Detection and localization of system or machine malfunctions
  • Direct notification on smartwatches, smartphones and tablets
  • Increased productivity through prevention of downtimes
  • WLAN communication ensures freedom of movement and accessibility of employees
  • Generation of notifications on mobile devices based on tags and variables
    (OPC UA DA, S7-300/400 and S7-1200/1500)
  • User and role management for individual alerting
  • Notification texts and triggering conditions individually adaptable
  • Takeover function for team applications
  • Easy retrofitting/integration
  • Fast and user-friendly configuration
  • Encrypted communication via WiFi

Takeover function for teams

Scalable license concept:

  • SIMATIC Notifier Server (1x required)
  • SIMATIC Notifier client license (can be extended as required, depending on the number of connected smart devices)

Technical specifications

SIMATIC Notifier

Machine integration

S7 Classic, S7+, OPC UA

Max. number of controllers/machines

30x S7 or 30x OPC UA or 30x mixed configuration 1)

Max. number of variables/second per machine

50 1)

Max. number of variables/second per Notifier Server

1500 1)

Max. number of connected smart devices per Notifier Server

50 1)

Minimum requirements Smartwatch OS

Android Wear 2

Minimum requirements Windows PC (64-bit)

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard Edition
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard Edition
  • Windows server 2016 Standard Edition 64-bit
  • Windows 7 SP1 64x Home Premium
  • Windows 7 SP1 64x Professional
  • Windows 7 SP1 64x Enterprise
  • Windows 7 SP1 64x Ultimate
  • Windows 10 Home
  • Windows 10 Pro
  • Windows 10 Enterprise

with min. 4 GB Ram; Internet Explorer or Google Chrome


Countries according to OSD country list (Online Software Delivery)



 1) Depending on the performance of the Windows PC used

You can find product videos on the website under: www.siemens.com/simatic-notifier

The server is configured using the web configuration tool integrated in the Notifier Server.

The SIMATIC Notifier features easy installation, configuration and commissioning and offers our customers a simple and efficient notification system.

Detect – React – Profit!

Additional information and manual under: www.siemens.com/simatic-notifier

Ordering data:

Product name

Article number

Notifier Server for Windows


Notifier client license                                   


You can find list prices in the Industry Mall or in the PMD.

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