Azure Digital Twins
Next-generation IoT solutions that model the real world
Create comprehensive digital models of entire environments
Azure Digital Twins is an Internet of Things (IoT) platform that enables you to create a digital representation of real-world things, places, business processes and people. Gain insights that help you drive better products, optimise operations and costs, and create breakthrough customer experiences.Learn more about Azure Digital Twins
Open modelling language to create custom domain models of any connected environment using Digital Twins Definition Language
Live execution environment to bring your digital twins to life in a live graph representation
Input from IoT and business systems to connect assets, including IoT devices, using Azure IoT Hub, Logic Apps and REST APIs
Output to Time Series Insights, storage and analytics using event routes to downstream services, including Azure Synapse Analytics
Track the past and help predict the future of any connected environment
Easily model and create digital representations of connected environments with an open modelling language. Model buildings, factories, farms, energy networks, railways, stadiums – even entire cities. Bring these digital twins to life with a live execution environment, building dynamic business logic and data processing on a robust event system. Unlock actionable insights with powerful query APIs, and seamlessly integrate with Azure data, analytics and AI services.Watch an overview
Break down silos within connected environments
Model any physical environment that’s important to your business. Then connect inputs from IoT devices that are using Azure IoT Hub or from any business system to establish a single live integration layer that delivers insights from across the entire environment.
Build on a trusted enterprise-grade platform
Build enterprise-grade IoT connected solutions with the compliance, security and privacy benefits that Microsoft Azure is known for. Monitor, manage and update IoT devices with high-level security and scalability through integration with Azure IoT Hub. Manage access and identity with features such as role-based access control (RBAC) and Azure Active Directory (Azure AD).
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Azure Digital Twins pricing
Simple, predictable pricing:
- No upfront cost
- No termination fee
- Only pay for what you need
Azure Digital Twins resources and documentation
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Whether you’re new to IoT or an experienced developer, Microsoft Learn offers role-based learning materials and resources to plan and build your IoT solutions.Start learning
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See the great things customers are building with Azure Digital Twins
Simulation-based Azure Digital Twins with Ansys
Ansys and Microsoft partner to extend Azure Digital Twins with world-class simulation using Ansys Twin Builder.
Doosan Heavy Industries partners with Bentley and Azure Digital Twins to improve sustainable energy production
Doosan Heavy Industries combined Bentley Systems’ iTwin and Azure Digital Twins to monitor the performance and energy production of a wind farm off the coast of South Korea. With a digital representation of every wind turbine, Doosan Heavy Industries can identify and diagnose problem areas, ensuring higher equipment uptime and energy production.
Brookfield sets a new standard for innovation in property with Willow and Azure Digital Twins
Kevin Danehy, Global Head of Corporate Development at Brookfield
"We anticipate that potential buyers will see more value in buildings with digital twins, due to having information about the performance and operating history of the asset. There's less risk associated with it because it's a complete dataset."
GE Aviation combines disparate data streams to create a digital replica of an aircraft
Luke Bowman. Product Manager, Platform and Data Analytics, GE Aviation’s Digital Group
"We discovered that Azure Digital Twins is already purpose-built to do what we want to do. Instead of taking a graph database and then having to build from scratch on top of it, we have all that functionality out of the box."
ICONICS makes smart buildings even smarter with Azure Digital Twins
Russ Agrusa, President and CEO, ICONICS
"How do we grow our company? By leveraging the exciting new Azure Digital Twins platform to build our customers new solutions with unlimited scale, cost-effectiveness, and unprecedented insight."