Azure IoT resources
Browse the latest Azure IoT research reports, white papers, e-books, videos, and blogs
Written for IT and business professionals, this report from Forrester Research explains what edge computing is and how to incorporate it into your larger IoT strategy to help you move beyond proofs of concept and small localized deployments.
Find out how to successfully plan and implement IoT solutions to improve energy efficiency, space utilization, and productivity—not just in offices, hospitals, schools, factories, and retail spaces, but also across entire communities and cities.
Learn the six best practices for success with connected products—sensor-embedded devices and equipment that exchange data with other products, operators, or environments.
Explore five common security risks across your IoT ecosystem, the business impacts of each risk, and get best practices and mitigation strategies to help you develop a security-first approach to help ensure that your products are protected.
Discover how to improve product quality, asset availability, and process efficiency with time series data—the practice of pairing IoT data with a time stamp. Learn how real customers saw long-term success after starting small.
See how to use IoT, AI, and digital twins technologies to sustainably optimize space utilization, increase employee productivity, and improve the efficiency of manufacturing operations.
Get a clearer understanding of what you need to do to launch and manage successful IoT projects. Learn how to build solid project foundations, implement your projects effectively to maximize ROI, and when to consider working with partners.
Get a big-picture look at the changing opportunities in IoT, learn from implementations in different industries, and find out how definitions of IoT success may change in the coming years.
Learn what it takes to get your manufacturing IoT solution up and running, and discover how to maintain control over data, devices, and applications with Azure IoT.
Solve your business problems with your own data by adding IoT capabilities to the equipment you already have. And, learn how to grow your business with managed services and solution accelerators.
Understand the business value and key components of a successful IoT project, as well as how, why, and where to deploy IoT in this commissioned report by Boston Consulting Group (BCG).
Videos and webinars
Azure IoT Vision Video
Lift your ideas higher, with Azure IoT. We want companies across every industry to achieve more, no matter where they’re starting from, because we know you’re not just looking for the right solution, you’re looking for a better outcome with a dependable partner.
Innovators Deliver Value with Secure IoT Solutions using Azure Sphere
See how several industry-leading companies are benefiting from Azure Sphere, whether they are creating new IoT devices with built-in security or securely connecting existing equipment.
Azure IoT Central updates
Bert Van Hoof Partner Group Program Manager for Azure IoT describes how Azure IoT Central allows you to focus on your domain expertise rather than the plumbing of building a solution and how new app templates provide a starter points for common industry scenarios.
IoT blogs and announcements
August 26, 2019
Harnessing the power of the Location of Things with Azure Maps
March 20, 2019
The Value of IoT-Enabled Intelligent Manufacturing
February 25, 2019
Microsoft and SAP extend partnership to Internet of Things
September 24, 2018
Announcing Azure Digital Twins: Create digital replicas of spaces and infrastructure using cloud, AI and IoT
May 2, 2018
Bring the power of serverless to your IoT application and compete for cash prizes
March 8, 2017
Stay one step ahead of your customers: Get started with remote monitoring