• “Docklight has been a huge productivity tool in testing our reader software. It has allowed us to automate some difficult sequences, including some encryption sequences that involve cipher block chaining. Testing these sequences by writing tools from scratch would have taken an inordinate amount of time.

    Docklight has allowed us to stay on track with our schedules. In addition, Docklight support has far exceeded any support I have received in many years. Oliver was particularly helpful in guiding and directing me and in working with me to solve some challenging problems. I felt as if I had a true partner and mentor.”

    Laurie Lindsey, Sequent / ViVOtech Inc., USA

Docklight is a testing, analysis and simulation tool
for serial communication protocols (RS232, RS485/422 and others).

It allows you to monitor the communication between two serial devices or to test the serial communication of a single device.

Docklight significantly increases productivity in a broad range of industries, including automation and control, communications, automotive, equipment manufacturers, and embedded / consumer products.

Docklight is easy to use and runs on almost any standard PC using Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP operating system.

  • Simulating serial protocols
  • Logging RS232 data
  • Detecting specific data sequences
  • Responding to incoming data

The extended Docklight Scripting software provides an easy-to-use program language and a built-in editor to create and run automated test jobs. Docklight Scripting is also network- enabled and allows TCP or UDP connections. See Docklight TCP/UDP for an introduction.

If you require serial or TCP communications in your own Windows C++, C#, Java or Excel application, the Docklight DLL Automation API allows you to implement communication features in minimal time and minimal amount of own code.

Our Company

The company was set up in 1998 as an "Office for Multimedia and IT Solutions."
Since then our focus has shifted more and more to projects in the industrial field,
so that we nowadays concentrate on this area.

Marco Flachmann
Tel: +49 89-38169745-1

Oliver Heggelbacher
Tel: +49 89-38169745-2

Docklight Products

RS232 Terminal / RS232 Monitor [#157238]
Docklight Scripting [#211390]
Docklight Scripting UPGRADE [#211391]

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