Guide Concept

This project will introduce you to the Edge MicroServer (EMS) and how to connect your ThingWorx server to a Raspberry Pi device.

Following the steps in this guide, you will be able to connect to the ThingWorx platform with your Raspberry Pi. The coding will be simple and steps will be very straight forward.

We will teach you how to utilize the EMS for your Edge device needs. The EMS comes with the Lua Script Resource, which serves as an optional process manager, enabling you to create Properties, Services, Events, and Subscriptions for a remote device on the ThingWorx platform.

Guide Info

Level Beginner
Est. Time 30 Minutes
Published March 21, 2019
Author Allen Smith

You'll learn how to

    • Set up Raspberry Pi
    • Install, configure and launch the EMS
    • Connect a remote device to ThingWorx
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Things used in this guide


This guide requires a connection to the ThingWorx Foundation.

It assumes that you are using either the hosted Foundation server or the downloadeded trial.

In order to complete this exercise, you need the following:

Software components:
Previous knowledge:
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