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What is the difference between ThingsPro Gateway (TPG) and ThingsPro Edge (TPE)?

Current ThingsPro Gateway users want to know how it is different compared with the ThingsPro Edge software.


A comparison of ThingsPro Edge v2.2.0 with ThingsPro Gateway v2.6.0 is provided in the following tables:


ThingsPro Edge v2.2.0

ThingsPro Gateway v2.6.0


Cloud Applications

Message Grouping

Custom Payload

Store & Forward


Device Mgmt.

Single Message (transparent transmission to the cloud)

Store & Forward

Azure IoT Edge*





Azure IoT Device SDK

AWS IoT Core

Alibaba IoT Platform

Sparkplug B




AVEVA Insight
(Wonderware Online)

HTTP(s) Uploader

* Supported only in AIG series devices

** Only supports reboot and basic system properties

*** Only supports input/output topics for RESTful API invocation



ThingsPro Edge v2.2.0

ThingsPro Gateway v2.6.0

Fieldbus Protocols

Modbus TCP, Modbus RTU

OPC UA Server



Available with TPE v2.2.1

(Release date: Jan 2022)


(Open source)

Port Forwarding

Available with TPE v2.2.1
(Release date: Jan 2022)

Operation and Maintenance

Over-the-air (OTA) Software Upgrade

  • Resumes file transmission
  • Software backup before upgrade (AIG only)



Remote Invocation of device’s RESTful APIs

Supported by cloud applications

Readiness for Application Development

  • Debian-based open platform
  • Azure IoT Edge module
  • ThingsPro Edge programming guide
  • RESTful APIs
  • Debian-based open platform
  • User Programs
  • ThingsPro Gateway programming guide
  • RESTful API
  • Data Acquisition API
  • Tutorial with samples


Device Configuration/ Cloud enrollment

(Via ThingsPro Proxy)



Product Models That Currently Support ThingsPro Gateway:


Product Models That Currently Support ThingsPro Edge:

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