Publishing a device

You can request to publish a device integration once you have completed testing. Customers will then be able to access your device in the SmartThings app.

You can publish a device as SmartThings-certified or SmartThings-compatible.

SmartThings-certified devices

Works with SmartThings (WWST) certification offers professional, comprehensive testing and grants official certification for your product, allowing you to save valuable development resources and reducing market risk by detecting and resolving issues early on. An approved device is certified and published to the SmartThings catalog within 30 business days.

Certification Review

Approved WWST devices are:

  • Tested for reliability with different IoT cloud connections and products.
  • Listed on the SmartThings app as certified to work with SmartThings.
  • Branded with the Works with SmartThings logo and given premium placement in the SmartThings app.

Learn more about Works with SmartThings certification.

SmartThings-compatible devices

Devices can be registered in our catalog as SmartThings-compatible. Because we do not test these devices, they must pass guided self-testing to be approved.

You are responsible for implementing, self-testing, and verifying the functionality and reliability of your device. An approved Connector is published to the SmartThings catalog within 2 business days.

Certification Review

Approved devices are:

  • Listed on the SmartThings app as compatible with SmartThings.
  • Available to developers and end-users in the shortest timespan.

Learn more about SmartThings compatibility.