The device management function of IoT Platform allows you to view and manage the lifecycle of a device. You first add a device in IoT Platform. You can add a device in the IoT Platform console or by calling the API operation.

Use the console to add a device

  1. Log on to the IoT Platform console.
  2. On the Overview page, find the instance and click the instance name to go to the Instance Details page.
    Notice Enterprise Edition instances are available only in the China (shanghai) and Japan (Tokyo) region. If your IoT Platform is not activated in the China (shanghai) or Japan (Tokyo) region, skip this step.
  3. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Devices > Products.
  4. On the Products page that appears, click Create Product. In the displayed dialog box, enter the required product information to create a product.
    For more information, see Create a product.
  5. In the left-side navigation pane, click Devices.
  6. On the Devices page, add a device.
    • You can click Batch Add to add multiple devices at a time.
    • You can click Add Device to add a single device.
    For more information, see Create multiple devices at a time and Create a device.