ThingsBoard System Administrator is able to configure SMS provider that will be used the SMS gateway to send text messages to your customers or users. For example, you can set up sending an SMS alert to the user when the sensor detects an abnormal condition.
At the tenant administrator level, you can use the SMS provider settings of the system administrator or enter your settings.
Tenant administrator is able to setup sms rule node to distribute alarms produced by rule engine.
To configure SMS provider settings in Thingsboard, follow these steps:
- Step 1. Login to ThingsBoard UI as a system administrator. Open system settings.
- Step 2. Open SMS provider settings and choose one of the available providers: AWS SNS or Twilio.
- Step 3 (AWS SNS). Populate AWS Access Key ID and Secret access key if you have chosen AWS SNS. Click "Save" button.
- Step 3 (Twilio). Populate Twilio account SID and Token. Specify phone number that will be used as a "sender". Click "Save" button.
Please use AWS SNS, Twilio or SMPP documentation to learn more how to use the corresponding system.