Getting started on nRF Cloud¶
This guide outlines the prerequisites for using nRF Cloud, next steps, and hardware-specific guides.
The nRF Cloud portal is supported by Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge.
- Create a free account on the nRF Cloud portal.
- Read the documentation on device provisioning and adding and removing devices to decide how to connect your devices to your nRF Cloud account. Refer to the steps in Securely generating credentials on the nRF9160 depending upon your use case.
- Read the nRF Cloud API documentation to decide how you or your device will communicate with nRF Cloud.
- Install nRF Connect for Desktop and the LTE Link Monitor modem client application.
Guides for nRF9160 DK and Thingy:91¶
If you are using the nRF9160 DK, see how to securely generate credentials.