Project Concept

This project will introduce Info Tables.

Info Tables are a method of storage for non-Time-Series Mass Data.

You will learn how to create Info Tables and utilize them for storage of Thing Property value-changes.

Project Info

Type Quickstart
Level Getting Started
Est. Time 30 Minutes
Published October 17, 2018
Author Jason Wyatt

You'll learn how to

    • Learn the difference between data storage methods
    • Create a Data Shape to format the Info Table
    • Create an Info Table Property to store Mass Data
    • Manually enter data into the Info Table Property
    • Confirm data storage value changes via the Grid Widget
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Things used in this project

Environment:

This guide may be completed within any environment where you have access to the ThingWorx Foundation server.

This includes both the 30-day hosted Evaluation Server, as well as the 120-day Foundation trial.

Software components:
Previous knowledge:

STORE DATA WITH INFO TABLES

Outline
  • Step 1: Choosing Storage
  • Step 2: Create Data Shape
  • Step 3: Create Thing
  • Step 4: Set Info Table
  • Step 5: Create Mashup
  • Step 6: Next Steps