New Microsoft IoT Capabilities
Microsoft has bolstered its Internet of Things Azure Suite by introducing a slew of new services and collaborations for partners, including a fully-managed software as a service offering and a connected factory solution.
The Redmond, Wash.-based company made the announcements at the Hannover Messe conference, which takes place this week in Germany.
"Microsoft has the most comprehensive IoT portfolio with a wide range of IoT offerings to meet organizations where they are on their IoT journey, including everything businesses need to get started — ranging from operating systems for their devices, cloud services to control them, advanced analytics to gain insights, and business applications to enable intelligent action," Sam George, Microsoft’s Director of Azure IoT, in a blog post.
Following are five of Microsoft's biggest offerings for partners who are using the company's Azure platform.