Core Concepts

Fundamental principles, terminology and concepts essential to understanding ThingWorx capabilities.

Developer Portal FAQ

All FAQ's related to the Developer Portal site.

What is ThingWorx?

ThingWorx is the only enterprise-ready technology platform that enables you to rapidly develop and deploy smart, connected solutions for the Internet of Things. For more information about the capabilities of ThingWorx, visit our product pages.

What is the Developer Portal?

The Developer Portal is designed to be your online destination to learn about, explore, and use ThingWorx technologies. Our portal resources enable you to deliver innovative IoT solutions quickly. The Developer Portal contains materials that are necessary during the software development lifecycle to create an IoT application from concept through deployment.

How do I access the Developer Portal?

Anyone interested in accessing ThingWorx's developer experiences on the Developer Portal can Sign Up Today.

If you have an existing Developer Zone account, you can access the new Developer Portal with your personal credentials.

How do I reset my password?

You can reset your password by clicking the "Forgot Password" link on the Login Page. Enter the email address that you used when signing up for your account. Upon submission, you will receive an email with the link to complete the password reset process.

How do I create and access my hosted server?

Look for the server icon in the top-right of the Developer Portal to create and access your "hosted" servers. The server pop out box also contains easy access to the Trials Download page.

Who should I contact with any issues or comments regarding the Developer Portal site?

Please reach out to our team TWX-DevZoneHelp@ptc.com with any issues, comments, or suggestions.

Where can I find product documentation?

You can find Product documentation for ThingWorx 7+ on our Support Pages. The Product Documentation link can also be found in the header navigation on the Developer Portal.