User Documentation

Read about the concepts behind Cumulocity and get detailed advice on using our standard applications (Cockpit, Device Management and Administration) and on using various optional services.

Concepts guide

The architecture and technical concepts behind Cumulocity. Intended for anyone technically interested in the machine-to-machine application platform.

Concepts guide

User guide

Core, in-depth explanation on using the Administration, Cockpit and Device Management applications and various optional Cumulocity services through the GUI.

User guide User guide (German)

Device guides

Collection of a large amount of device types with guaranteed plug-and-play compatibility and full functional support in the Cumulocity IoT platform.

Device guides

Cumulocity IoT Edge

How to install, run and operate Cumulocity IoT Edge, an onsite single-server variant of the Cumulocity IoT platform.

Cumulocity IoT Edge guide

Developer Documentation

Learn about developing and deploying applications on top of our IoT platform, integrating IoT data sources with our platform or creating your own real-time analytics for your IoT solutions.

Microservice SDK guide

How to develop and deploy microservices with the Microservice SDK to extend the Cumulocity IoT platform with customer-specific functionality.

Microservice SDK guide

Device SDK guide

How to integrate IoT devices and other IoT-related data sources with the Cumulocity IoT platform using the wide range of functionalities provided in the Device SDK.

Device SDK guide

Web SDK guide

Extend applications with your own plugins, add your own applications or implement further functionalities tailored to your use case.

Web SDK guide

Apama analytics guide

Basics for understanding how the Apama Event Processing Language (EPL) works and how to create your own analytics or other business logic in Cumulocity with Apama EPL.

Apama Analytics guide

CEP analytics guide

Introduces the Cumulocity Event Language (CEL) for real-time event processing, enabling you to add your own analytics or other business logic to your IoT solutions.

CEP Analytics guide

Reference guide

Detailed technical specifications of the programming interfaces of Cumulocity with reproducible examples to be used as a reference for software developers.

Reference guide

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