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Azure Event Hub Simulator

Simulator Settings

  • Name (required)
    Name of the Simulator

  • Key (required)
    Unique Key to identify the message

  • Transport (required)
    Azure Event Hub

  • Default End Point (required)
    Name of your Event Hub resource as created in Azure. Use the Name, not the full Event Hub URL. For example, use myeventhub, not ~~myeventhub.servicebus.windows.net~~.

  • Device ID
    Device ID that will be sent along with each message, although this field is not necessarily required, you should probably add a device id to be used in your messages.

  • Access Key Name (required)
    Name of the Access Key for the provided SAS Policy that has Send privileges

  • Access Key (required)
    Key that has Send privileges for the supplied Access Key Name

  • Hub Name (required)
    Name of the actual Event Hub where you will be publishing your messages

  • Default Payload Type (required)
    Default format of the payload that will be sent with each message. This can be either a simple string or Binary.

  • Description
    Free-form text to provide notes for your simulator

Message Settings

  • Name (required)
    Name of the Message

  • Key (required)
    Unique Key to identify the message

  • Payload Type (required)
    Text or Binary message. In most cases, you will send a Text message.

  • Append CR 0x0D
    ASCII character 0x0D, if set, will be appended to the message

  • Append LF 0x0A
    ASCII character 0x0A, if set, will be appended to the message

  • Text or Binary Message
    This is based on your Payload Type, select either Text or Binary.

    • Text
      Add any content that will be sent as the body of the message. This option allows for Tag Replacement

    • Binary
      Binary Content to be sent as a message

Dynamic Attributes (For Text Payloads Only)

For more information, please see the Dynamic Fields section.