Core Concepts

Fundamental principles, terminology and concepts essential to understanding ThingWorx capabilities.
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Essential principals and concepts that are utilized in the ThingWorx platform.
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Learn the "basics" of the ThingWorx REST API.
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Learn how to create a simple application using the core building blocks of the Foundation Server.
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Learn how to create an advanced application using the core building blocks of the Foundation Server.
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The ThingWorx glossary contains vocabulary, definitions and more.
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Developer Portal FAQ

All FAQ's related to the Developer Portal site.

ThingWorx is the only enterprise-ready technology platform that enables innovators 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.

The Developer Portal is designed to be the online destination for developers to easily learn about, explore, and use ThingWorx technologies enabling them to deliver innovative IoT solutions quickly. The developer portal contains materials that are necessary during the developer SDLC to create an IoT application from concept to deployment.

Anyone interested in accessing ThingWorx's developer experiences on the Developer Portal can create a free account here.

PTC employees, customers, partners as well as anyone with an existing Developer Zone account can access the new Developer Portal with their personal credentials.

You can reset your password by clicking on 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 process.

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.

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

Product documentation for ThingWorx 7+ can be found on this support page. This page link can also be found in the header navigation on the Developer Portal.