About this guide


The following documentation is available for Cumulocity IoT Edge:

Introduction Providing information on conceptual aspects of Cumulocity IoT Edge.
Setting up Cumulocity IoT Edge How to install the system on a virtual machine, including setting up the environment for Cumulocity IoT Edge and configuring the Edge server.
Working with Cumulocity IoT Edge How to use the IoT platform, how to connect a modbus device using Cloud Fieldbus and how to connect Edge to the cloud using the data broker.
Operating Cumulocity IoT Edge How to operate the system, including troubleshooting, upgrading the system, backup and restore, and various administrative tasks.

Conventions in this document

The following conventions are used in this document:

Lines starting with ´#´ are meant as commands to be executed by the root user. Example:

# ls -l

Lines starting with ´$´ represent commands to be executed by a non-root user. Example:

$ ls /etc

Items marked in brackets <x> need to be replaced by a custom value when executing commands or editing files. Example:


should be edited like