Azure IoT

Empowering businesses and industries to shape the future with the Internet of Things (IoT). Make things happen.

Lead your industry—work with the leader in IoT

Organizations across all industries are using Azure IoT to invent new lines of business, improve productivity, and reduce waste by using AI and machine learning to quickly process massive quantities of data from all kinds of IoT devices.

Why Azure IoT?

Azure IoT is IoT for everyone

Azure IoT is built on decades of Microsoft enterprise experience and is designed to be accessible for all organizations.

No matter your industry or the size of your organization, or whether you’re working with a partner or on your own, Azure IoT has all of the devices, tools, data analytics, and security capabilities you need to achieve your IoT goals.

  • Flexible

  • Intelligent

  • Trusted

New trends reveal new revenue opportunities:

$267 billion

Predicted USD spend on IoT by manufacturers by 2020 1

+$100 million

Average increase operating income among the more digitally transformed enterprises 2


Percentage of businesses projected to be using IoT by the end of 2021 3

Organizations like yours are thriving with Azure IoT

"We see IoT as a strategic, competitive advantage. We're improving the efficiency and cost structure of our business, which enables us to build more products at more competitive prices."

Harry Eschel, Vice President of Products, Sagegreenlife

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"When it comes to IoT, there is huge potential to deliver value to the food and feed processing industry. "

Stuart Bashford, Digital Officer, Bühler Group

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"Using Microsoft's Azure IoT Hub technology, we're able to synchronize real-time data from customers' equipment from TAG to the Azure environment. Instead of having to do a periodic checkup and react when a problem occurs, IoT triggers the EAM-automated maintenance process when the system notices a problem."

Jason Bell, IT Director, Verosoft Design

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Verosoft Design

"Tirematics sends data and alerts directly to the manager. This allows us to respond to problems quickly without having to wait for the driver's report."

Yoichi Matsui, Executive Director of the Sightseeing Bus Business Division Vehicle Service Department, Hato Bus

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"The ability to automate these transactions across thousands of machines and countless miles is transformational for this industry. Now all parties involved can have immediate electronic records of transactions, real accountability in these remote locations, immediate awareness for maintenance and diagnostics, and new levels of information about every transaction."

Doug Weber, Business Manager for Remote Application Monitoring, Rockwell Automation

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Rockwell Automation

"Over the coming decade, we plan to drill thousands of new wells and build dozens of new facilities. It's challenging to keep up with that pace, but with Azure, we have the digital technology to help support our growth in a manageable and sustainable way."

Staale Gjervik, President, XTO Energy

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Get started building your IoT solution

Building IoT Solutions with Azure: A Developer's Guide

Find the resources you need to get started and work through technical challenges

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IoT School

Whether you're new to IoT or a seasoned professional looking to stay at the top of your game, find the information, learning materials, and resources to start building your IoT solutions

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IoT Partners

Keep your assets safer with the IoT industry’s only end-to-end security solution

Hardened devices

Get powerful protection for your new and existing MCU-powered devices with Azure Sphere.

Safer connections

Help ensure that data transmitted from device to hub is confidential, tamperproof, and authenticated.

A more secure cloud

Improve data security in the cloud, at the edge, and everywhere in between.


2 Keystone Strategy interviews October 2015 - March 2016; Incremental operating income of 100M USD is based on median company revenue of 3.4B USD

3 Hypothesis and Microsoft, IoT Signals: Summary of Research Learnings 2019, July 2019