What is Altair SmartWorks?

Altair SmartWorks is a Platform as a Service (PaaS) designed for Internet of Things (IoT) and Machine to Machine (M2M) projects. We connect devices to Internet and Internet to the devices. You can easily integrate your application with external IT systems through our powerful APIs, web services, and a completely hands-free hosting environment that automatically scales to meet any demand.

Is Altair SmartWorks completely free?

You can freely register at Altair SmartWorks and connect up to 2 devices and start using it right now. You don't need a credit card to register, just an email account. If you need to manage more than 2 devices there are different pricing options.

How do I sign up for Altair SmartWorks?

Join Altair SmartWorks by registering here: Free account. See more details of what you can do in What is Altair SmartWorks section and How it works.

What are the limits of Altair SmartWorks free account?

The free account is almost fully functional and has some limits (2 devices). More details here.

How much Altair SmartWorks will cost?

Altair SmartWorks has a free account to manage up to 2 devices. If you need to manage more than 2 devices there are commercial accounts that will suit your needs. More details at our pricing page.

Does Altair SmartWorks have corporate solutions?

Altair SmartWorks can support your IoT project needs. Our corporate solutions covers a wide range of collaboration forms, from pay per use to personal cloud deployments. See more details here.

What are the benefits of using Altair SmartWorks to build my application for IOT?

Developing an application for the Internet of Things is a lot EASIER and QUICKER using Altair SmartWorks. We want you to save your time and money by using Altair SmartWorks. You can focus on building amazing new product and not worrying about communications protocols, infrastructure, databases, etc.

Do I need programming skills to use Altair SmartWorks?

Some Groovy programming skills will help you build complex actions for your projects. Data brokerage, data logging and REST API usage does not require a single line of code. Check our tutorials.

How scalable is Altair SmartWorks?

Altair SmartWorks is designed to manage hundreds of millions of devices, projects and tones of data. Don't worry about scalability, because we do it for you!

Is my data secure in Altair SmartWorks?

We care a lot for the privacy of our users. Please check our privacy policy and our terms of service.

I have an Arduino device, can I connect it to Altair SmartWorks?

Sure! Arduino is very easy to connect to Altair SmartWorks. You can build amazing smart objects combining Arduino boards and Altair SmartWorks. Please check our tutorials. If you need inspiration on what type of projects you can do with Arduino and Altair SmartWorks check our "cool projects" section.

I have a RaspberryPi device, can I connect it to Altair SmartWorks?

Sure! RaspberryPi and Altair SmartWorks mix perfectly. Please check our tutorials. If you need inspiration on what type of projects you can do with RaspberryPi and Altair SmartWorks check our "cool projects" section.

I have a device, can I connect it to Altair SmartWorks?

Sure, you only need that device to be connected to the Internet and to speak HTTP REST standard protocol or MQTT messaging protocol. Check our Compatible hardware and tutorials to see more details.

Where can I stay updated on Altair SmartWorks and hear the latest news?

Follow us on Twitter (@AltairSmartCore)!

I can't connect my devices, what can I do? Is there a community of developers to help me build projects on Altair SmartWorks?

Of course! This community to grows everyday by adding new projects and sharing knowledge. You are welcome to join us and post your own projects, comments and questions! Check our Developer forum.