Project Concept

This project will introduce you to coding examples utilized for the Android SDK.

Following the steps in this guide, you will be better prepared to creating your own Android SDK application.

We will teach you how to handle properties, entities, data, make service calls and creating remote services.

Project Info

Type Informational
Level Beginner
Est. Time 30 Minutes
Published October 16, 2018
Author Jason Johnson

You'll learn how to

    • How to create, updating, and retrieving property values
    • Utilizing DataShapes for handling data and triggering events
    • Constructing InfoTables for services and retrieving data after service calls
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Things used in this project


This guide requires a connection to the ThingWorx Foundation.

It assumes that you are utilizing the 30-day hosted Foundation server.

This guide could also be run through with the 120-day downloadable trial, but some instructions could require modification.

Software components:
Previous knowledge:


  • Step 1: Connection Process
  • Step 2: Properties
  • Step 3: DataShapes
  • Step 4: InfoTables
  • Step 5: Events
  • Step 6: Services
  • Step 7: Next Steps