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June 2020

11 Jun

Live Video Analytics now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Live Video Analytics is a platform to capture, record and analyse live video and publish the results (video and/or video analytics), enabling intelligent video applications.

  • Media Services
  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Features
  • Services
2 Jun

Azure IoT Edge Moby engine security update for CVE-2020-13401

A security vulnerability has been identified in Moby engine components in Azure IoT Edge. (Windows versions aren’t affected.) Get details and follow instructions to fix the issue in Moby engine version 3.0.12 or later.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Compliance
  • Security

March 2020

19 Mar

Azure IoT Edge 1.0.9 release is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure IoT Edge 1.0.9 release is available with support for x.509 certs and the ‘iotedge support-bundle’ command.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Features
  • Services

February 2020

5 Feb

Azure Event Grid on Azure IoT Edge preview 2 is now available

IN PREVIEW

Azure Event Grid on Azure IoT Edge preview 2 is now available, with updates including data plane persistence to disk, monitoring capabilities and additional destination types.

  • Event Grid
  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Features
  • Services

November 2019

22 Nov

The latest Azure IoT Edge release is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

The latest version of Azure IoT Edge includes the following improvements. See the full release notes on the GitHub release page.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Security

October 2019

28 Oct

Event Grid on IoT Edge is now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Event Grid is now available on Azure IoT Edge

  • Event Grid
  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Features
  • Services

August 2019

9 Aug

Azure IoT Edge support in Azure DevOps Project and Azure Pipelines

NOW AVAILABLE

We’re excited to announce that IoT Edge support in Azure DevOps Project and Azure Pipelines is generally available. Developers can easily set up CI/CD pipelines for IoT Edge projects with best practices.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Features
8 Aug

Azure Blob Storage on IoT Edge is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Blob Storage on IoT Edge is a lightweight, Azure-consistent IoT module that provides local block blob storage and enables you to automatically upload data to Azure from your local block blob storage using deviceToCloudUpload properties.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Gallery
  • Services

July 2019

29 Jul

Azure Security Center for IoT now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Security Center allows you to protect your end-to-end IoT deployment with threat protection that identifies emerging threats and provides you with steps for remediation.

  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Security Center
  • Security
24 Jul

Azure IoT Edge 1.0.8 release is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure IoT Edge 1.0.8 release is available with multiple improvements.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Features
24 Jul

Guidance on CVE-2018-15664 for Azure IoT Edge

A security fix which addresses CVE-2018-15664 is available for Azure IoT Edge.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Security

May 2019

7 May

Azure IoT Edge 1.0.7 release is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

The 1.0.7 update of Azure IoT Edge fixes connectivity issues, introduces a troubleshooting tool and is the first version which is generally available on Windows.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Features
6 May

IoT Plug and Play announcement at Build

IN PREVIEW

Today, we’re announcing IoT Plug and Play, which is based on an open modelling language that allows developers to connect IoT devices to the cloud without having to write any code.

  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Azure IoT Central
  • Microsoft Build
6 May

IoT Plug and Play

IoT Plug and Play offers a new, open modelling language to connect IoT devices to the cloud seamlessly. With IoT Plug and Play, developers can connect IoT devices to the cloud, without having to write a single line of embedded code. IoT Plug and Play also enables device manufactures to build smarter IoT devices that just work with the cloud. Read blog

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Features
6 May

HoloLens 2 Development Edition

The new HoloLens 2 Development Edition is designed to help developers quickly build mixed-reality apps and experiences. The development edition includes a HoloLens 2 device, USD 500 in Azure credits and a three-month free trial of Unity Pro and Unity PiXYZ Plugin for CAD data, starting at USD 3,500 or as low as USD 99 per month. The HoloLens 2 Development Edition will be available for preorder soon and will be delivered later this year. Read blog

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Features

April 2019

3 Apr

Azure Security Center for IoT in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure is now the first major public cloud with end-to-end security for IoT for your devices, hubs and cloud resources. We are adding advanced threat protection for IoT to three key services: Azure Security Center, Azure Sentinel and Azure IoT Hub.

  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Azure Sphere
  • Security Center
  • Azure Sentinel
  • Security

February 2019

13 Feb

CVE-2019-5736 fix for Azure IoT Edge

A fix to CVE-2019-5736 is available for Azure IoT Edge.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Security

December 2018

4 Dec

Azure Stream Analytics on IoT Edge is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Stream Analytics on IoT Edge empowers developers to deploy near-real-time analytical intelligence closer to IoT devices so that they can unlock the full value of device-generated data.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Microsoft Connect

November 2018

14 Nov

Azure Functions 2.0 available in IoT Edge

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Functions runtime 2.0 is now available on IoT Edge.

  • Azure functions
  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Services
5 Nov

Azure IoT Edge 1.0.4 release

NOW AVAILABLE

The 1.0.4 update of Azure IoT Edge contains connectivity improvements, puts C# functions in general availability and allows for longer createOptions fields.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Features

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