Welcome to nio!

Whether you're a novice user or an early adopter who can build systems blindfolded, we've provided many options to support your innovation efforts with nio.

suggested resources

We've put together a few suggestions for how we think you should approach learning the System Designer.

Download the binary

Building in the cloud is the easiest way to start exploring nio, but if you prefer to build locally, download the nio binary.


Familiarize yourself with the nio Platform by exploring our in-depth technical documentation.


Follow our easy, step-by-step tutorials and learn how to build a variety of projects with the nio System Designer.

Use a system template

Start with a template in the nio System Designer. After creating and naming your system, from the template dropdown, choose tutorial 1: mobile.

additional resources

We won't leave you hanging. Check out the available support options.

Live customer support

Don't be shy. Live support is available for you every day of the week. Click the blue support icon at the bottom of this page to start a conversation.

Raspberry Pi + nio System Designer

This blog walks you through the steps required to get nio running on a Raspberry Pi. Then, you can easily build your own projects or even create your own edge computing node within a distributed network.