Frequent questions

Which hardware does Upswift support?

Upswift service works on the next processors' architectures: x64, x86, armv6, armv7, and armv8. Besides that, the most popular industrial IoT SBCs and SOMs are supported. If you have any special or custom-made board, you can contact our support team by email or at the chat to help you understand if Upswift service will work on your board.

Which OS Upswift support?

Upswift service works on any Linux based operating systems. Therefore, your edge device must run Linux-based OS (Yocto based, Debian, Ubuntu, Raspbian, etc..)

What is the maximum number of devices that can be registered?

Upswift supports a scale of hundreds of thousands of devices. Although to register more than 1,000 devices, you have to contact our support team. If you are already on a paid plan and need to add more devices, you can simply add more devices under the Change Plan button, and we will automatically bill you for the additional devices. If more than 1,000 devices are needed, please contact us at

What is the footprint of Upswift Agent?

Upswift agent footprint depends on the architecture of your devices. But in general cases, the size of the agent is 2MB, it uses approximately 10MB RAM, and consumes almost no CPU, depends on the hardware. Each communication cycle of Upswift Agent and Upswift servers uses approximately 5KB of network data. For more information, please contact us at

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