Project Concept

This project will introduce importing of simulated data into Manufacturing Apps.

Following the steps in this guide, you will learn how to view the status of your assets at any given time.

We will teach you how to utilize Manufacturing Apps to achieve this quickly and easily without having to develop your application from scratch.

Project Info

Type Tutorial
Level Intermediate
Est. Time 30 Minutes
Published July 09, 2018
Author Christine Bahmer

You'll learn how to

    • Install a sample data set
    • Connect ThingWorx to a Kepware simulator
    • Import a sample Mashup
    • Configure ThingWorx to view asset statuses
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Things used in this project


This guide assumes usage of the ThingWorx Manufacturing Developer Kit Installer.

Software components:
Previous knowledge:


  • Step 1: Download Files
  • Step 2: Upload Configuration Data
  • Step 3: Load Simulator into KepWare
  • Step 4: Establish a Connection with Kepware
  • Step 5: Import Simulator Controls
  • Step 6: Import Tag Data into Datatable
  • Step 7: Verify Controls
  • Step 8: Next Steps