Doctor Aquarium, an innovative aquarium automation assistant that monitors the health of your aquarium and takes actions so it will not get sick. It works with standard X10 home automation modules, and can measue pH, Temperature, Light Levels, Sound
Version: 2010Doctor Aquarium is an innovative aquarium automation assistant that monitors the health of your aquarium and takes actions so it will not get sick.
License: Free To Try $59.00
Operating System: Windows
It works with standard X10 home automation modules, and can measure pH, Temperature, Light Levels, Sound Levels, Voltage, Resistance, and other parameters using a DAQ board.
The program features email alerts, and a web interface that lets you monitor you aquarium over the Internet.
Unlike conventional hardware based aquarium controllers, Dr Aquarium built in scripting language let's you define any control logic. The built in task wizard will help you teach the doctor how to perform tasks with out programming.
Doctor Aquarium is designed from start to be open and modular, so that anyone can create and share Plugins and scripts.
Using X10 technology the program can turn on lights, pumps, heaters, power heads, and can be used to simulate lunar and solar cycles, and natural water motion. An example plugin is provided with full source allowing custom DIY plugin development to interface to new hardware devices or to add new features.
Doctor aquarium supports multiple aquariums, and can be used as a controller for marine salt water reef aquariums, fresh water aquariums, terrariums, vivaria, vivariums, nano, and other types of fish tanks, and pet enclosures, and can be used for water quality analysis for hydroponics and aquaculture.
Version 2010: Update install to support windows 7
Version 2009.4: Updated phidget plugin Source Code to plugins is now installed as an option
Version 2009.2: Task Wizzard fixed Easier to add tasks for starting and stoppint Hardware Relay support added New layout on the main screen Bug fixes
Version 2007.2: DrDAQ plugin now updates it's web page automatically
Version 2007.1: Task: A single task can now have seperate start and stop trigger and actions. Phidget Plugin: adds support for Phidget relay interface 0/0/4. XTenPro: Now you can switch on/off devices from a web page .