Device Simulator

The device simulator lets you easily test GpsGate without any hardware - no tracking device or smartphone necessary.

  • You will see your vehicles (using the device simulator) moving towards the desired destination on the map
  • You can add multiple destinations for each unit to complete the trip
  • The movement will have realistic speed according to road speed limits
  • You can start/stop vehicle movement at any time
  • Set a new destination with a right-click
  • The vehicles will generate and register track data
  • This data can be used for testing/development

To use it, simply log into an application.

Using the device simulator is easy. First, add a new user (with Device user type) by clicking on +User in the Vehicles panel. Select 'GpsGate Simulator' as the device type.

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After you save the user, click on the user in the Vehicles panel. The tooltips will help you get started.

Set the first position:

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Create a route:

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Once you set the final destination, the device simulator will start. 

Reached your destination? Right click, set a new destination, and the simulator starts driving again!

For more details on user types and using other device types, read this.