I'm working on controlling an incubator by writing commands to its serial port, a 9 pin RS232. The commands are simple byte strings, such as #02ts. The incubator responses are similar to the commands I send. If I connect it to my computer with an RS232 to USB cable, everything works great.
Now I'm looking to control it remotely, and I was told to try a serial to wifi adapter. I've come across a vast variety of items which claim to do this, and I'm lost when it comes to what each item is suited for, and I have no idea what exactly it is I need. What is the best way to wirelessly communicate to this incubator's serial port?