Getting Started

A few quick steps to get up and running with ThingWorx

1. Sign up

To start, 
Once registered, you'll have full access to everything the DevPortal has to offer.

2. Follow our "Getting Started" Learning Path

Progress through these four fundamental Guides to learn how to build your first application. 

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Getting Started on the ThingWorx Platform

Learn hands-on how ThingWorx simplifies the end-to-end process of implementing IoT solutions.

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3. Explore our Resources page

Here you'll find paths to all the essential Resources you'll need to get the most out of ThingWorx.

4. Learn more about the ThingWorx Platform

Dive into our Platform Stack to learn more about all the features and capabilities of ThingWorx.

Platform Capabilities

ThingWorx enables you to manage the development lifecycle for your IoT applications in one centralized place. By leveraging the power of the platform, you can quickly connect devices, analyze data, build, and deploy solutions.

We do the heavy lifting for you, so you can focus on your business needs and go to market faster.


Create and design engaging experiences for your customers:

  • Mobile
  • Web
  • Augmented Reality

Leverage our robust set of pre-built widgets and drag-and-drop GUI IDE to create dynamic applications.

Target Audiences
UI Developer
Application Developer
AR Developer
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Build your IoT application with our simple drag-and-drop GUI development environment.

  • Design the data model for your solution
  • Define the functional behavior of your application
  • Integrate business logic into your application
  • Extend your application with 3rd-party plug-ins

With a properly-constructed framework, your application will be scalable, flexible and more secure.

Target Audiences
Application Developer
Edge Developer
Application Admin
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Convert data readings from your devices into information that's easy to understand.

  • Descriptive: Visualizations, charts, graphics
  • Diagnostic: What happened?
  • Explanatory: Why is it happening?
  • Predictive: Predict future outcomes
  • Prescriptive: How to improve process

Automate, instead of manually coding and maintaining predictive models.

Target Audiences
Data Scientist
Data Engineer
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Connect devices to our robust ThingWorx platform and rapidly scale your application deployment.

We offer flexibility depending on your preferred methodology, including:

  • AlwaysOn custom protocol
  • Industry-compliant standards
  • Pre-built integrations to IoT clouds and 3rd party systems
Target Audiences
Edge Developer
Application Developer
Application Admin
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Manage your connected systems, applications and devices on our platform.

  • Device management
  • Remote access
  • Software management
  • High Scale Ingest (HSI)
  • Troubleshooting/Debugging
Target Audiences
Application Admin
Application Developer
Edge Developer
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