This topic describes how to create products and devices for the gateway and the sub-device in the IoT platform console, and obtain the device certificates.


  1. Log on to the IoT Platform console.
  2. In left-side navigation pane, choose Devices > Products.
  3. Click Create Product, and create a sub-device product and a gateway product.

    Create a gateway product:

    Note Select Gateway Devices in the Node Type section.
    Sub-device communication

    Create a sub-device product:

    Note Select Gateway Sub-devices in the Node Type section.
    Sub-device communication
  4. In the left-side navigation pane, click Devices. On the Devices page, create a gateway under the created gateway product and a sub-device under the created sub-device product.
  5. Click the name of the gateway device to go to the Device Details page, and choose Sub-device Management > Add Sub-device to add the sub-device to the gateway.

What to do next

Initialize the SDKs

Connect the gateway to IoT Platform

Connect the sub-device to IoT Platform