Time Series Insights
IoT analytics solution giving you real-time insights to drive operational intelligence and transformation
Turn IoT data into actionable insights
Improve operations and decision-making based on decades of IoT data delivered through rich visualisation and a turnkey experience. Use real-time data insights and interactive analytics to accelerate data use throughout your organisation.
IoT-ready with instant data ingestion and no extra coding or data preparation
Warm and cold data analytics for quick interactions with streaming and historical IoT data
Powerful visualisation of asset-based IoT data for ad-hoc analysis by every level of analyst, from novice to expert
Contextualisation of data based on your custom model, with nesting menus showing hierarchies, relationships and properties
Drive actionable insights in seconds
Instantly access billions of curated events from Azure IoT Hub, without any up-front data preparation. Perform ad-hoc time-series data exploration and operational analysis, or build custom integrations with other data sources for a more complete view of your operations.See it in action
Maximise the value of your IoT data
Scale Time Series Insights to both your business size and level of expertise. Use rich visualisations of decades-worth of device data to spot trends and irregularities. Clarify your IoT data and drive insights with relationship, location and other contextual models.Explore visualisation features
Integrate Time Series Insights into your apps and solutions
Connect time-series data to your existing applications or create custom solutions using our REST APIs. Integrate with advanced analytics and machine learning models for predictive analytics using our Apache Parquet–based flexible storage system.See our APIs
Get enterprise-grade scalability and security
Time Series Insights is backed by industry-leading Azure security, including ISO certifications, single sign-on and seamless management of millions of identities. The scalable infrastructure and pay-as-you-go pricing give you flexibility as your business needs change.Learn about Azure IoT security
What can you build with Time Series Insights?
Data exploration and visual anomaly detection
Instantly explore and analyse billions of IoT events to spot anomalies and discover hidden trends in your data. Time Series Insights delivers near real-time performance for your IoT analysis.Learn more
Operational analysis and driving process efficiency
Monitor the health, usage and performance of your equipment to drive operational efficiency at scale. Time Series Insights has the capacity to manage billions of data events from diverse and unpredictable IoT devices, without sacrificing performance.Learn more
Advanced analytics with Azure IoT
Integrate Time Series Insights with advanced analytics services, such as Azure Machine Learning and Azure Databricks. Time Series Insights ingests contextual data from millions of devices that can be consumed seamlessly by a suite of Azure services.Learn more
Data security backed by decades of experience
Microsoft invests more than USD 1 billion annually on cybersecurity research and development.
We employ more than 3,500 security experts completely dedicated to your data security and privacy.
Azure has more compliance certifications than any other cloud service provider. View the comprehensive list.
Time Series Insights pricing
- Only pay for what you need.
- Scale with your business.
- No upfront cost.
Trusted by companies of all sizes
"Industrial and power automation applications depend on standardised data models to ensure interoperability and vendor independence. ABB Ability™ platform relies on Time Series Insights to provide the scalable and dependable solution for storing and analysing rich data sets from all our Industrial IoT market segments."Ronnie Pettersson, product owner, ABB
"Fonterra is embracing advanced technologies to transform into a data-driven organisation. We've selected Time Series Insights to provide storage, contextualisation and analysis capabilities and replace our legacy on-premises historian. This will allow us to effectively consolidate our data to empower operators, leaders, data scientists and business intelligence teams."Tristan Hunter, GM, Automation and Operational Technology, Fonterra
"We have millions of time-series data points spanning multiple plants. Harnessing time series data in our cloud-based data platform is crucial for our success. Working with the Time Series Insights team has shown that this technology has the potential to bring down data silos and accelerate use of data, spanning multiple use cases and scenarios."Geir Arne Rodde, product owner, Equinor
"Eaton is partnering with Microsoft to evaluate Azure Time Series Insights as part of our next-generation IoT analytics platform. Time Series Insights supports Eaton’s exploration of sensor data by product development, data science and research teams from a wide range of IoT devices. Its core foundational enhancements are helping Eaton accelerate the development of enterprise-grade IoT infrastructure."Hao Gu, Chief Architect, Center for Connected Intelligent Solutions, Eaton
"Moving our Veracity industry platform from OpenTSDB to Time Series Insights will provide improved query performance, data protection, better IT/OT integration with support for asset reference models and turnkey integration with Azure IoT Hub. This helps to reduce cost and increase operational robustness with long-term data storage in Veracity Data Fabric."Mikkel Skou, Head of Technology and Operations, DNV-GL
"ShookIOT believes in transforming multivendor environments and unifying industrial IoT systems with Azure Time Series Insights and ShookIOT Fusion™. In partnership with Microsoft, ShookIOT provides decades of industrial data science expertise to create world-class solutions for customers' ever-changing IoT needs."Dave Shook, President, ShookIOT
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Time Series Insights demo
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