First published on MSDN on Apr 26, 2017
A new software-as-a-service (SaaS) offering that reduces the complexity of IoT solutions. Microsoft IoT Central is a fully managed SaaS offering for customers and partners that enables powerful IoT scenarios without requiring cloud solution expertise
Microsoft is introducing a new preconfigured solution in Azure IoT Suite. Connected Factory helps accelerate a customer’s journey to Industries 4.0 and makes it easy to connect on-premises OPC UA and OPC Classic devices to the Microsoft cloud and get insights to help drive operational efficiencies.
Azure IoT Suite
technical blog post
Six Step Framework to Connected Factory white paper
Sam George’s overview
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Azure Time Series Insights provides a global view of data across various event sources so companies can quickly validate their IoT solutions and avoid costly downtime of mission-critical devices. It helps organizations discover hidden trends, spot anomalies and conduct root-cause analysis in near real time, all without writing a single line of code through its simple and intuitive user experience.
Azure Time Services
Azure Time Series Insights preview
– A new feature of Azure Stream Analytics that extends the benefits of this unique streaming technology from the cloud down to the device level. Azure Stream Analytics on edge devices has the same unified cloud-managed experience for stream analytics running across edge devices and the cloud.
Azure Stream Analytics
technical blog post
Azure Stream Analytics preview
Azure IoT Hub
Device Provisioning service simplifies the enrollment process, enabling organizations to automatically register and provision their devices to IoT Hub in a secure and scalable way while saving time and resources.
Windows IoT device provisioning and device management details -
Azure IoT Device Management
Microsoft IOT Blog overview
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