Device Authority IoT Security Extension


by Device Authority

The Device Authority Extension for ThingWorx provides a bridge between the ThingWorx platform and the Device Authority Agent API for instrumenting powerful encryption and decryption services anywhere within the ThingWorx platform.

The Device Authority Agent API is a pre-requisite and must be installed and configured prior to using this extension. The Device Authority Agent is a separately licensable platform. For more information regarding the licensing and installation of Device Authority Agent, visit the Device Authority website.

For more information, watch our Video Guide on how to install and use the Device Authority technology in ThingWorx to decrypt data

1. Overview and agenda

2. Download and install MQTT extension

3. Configure ThingWorx to subscribe to MQTT topic

4. Create Mashup to display encrypted data

5. Download and install the Device Authority extension

6. Create a policy and use the Device Authority extension to decrypt data


Release Date: November 15, 2015
Last Updated: April 28, 2016
Current Version:1.0
Software Application Type:Extension

ThingWorx 6.0+


Support for this extension is provided by Device Authority. For 24-hour email support, please email to the following address:

Additionally, support requests can be logged via telephone or the Web Portal. Depending on the severity of the technical issue, you may wish to opt for telephone communication over traditional email or web-based support.

  • Contact Support via Telephone:   510-972-2000  (9 AM – 5 PM PT)    /   +44 (0) 2037 135444 (9 AM – 5 PM GMT)

Outside of standard hours please contact support via Web Portal or email.

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