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February 2020

Feb 14

Azure IoT C# and Java SDKs release new long-term support (LTS) branches

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure IoT Java and C# SDKs have each now released new long-term support (LTS) branches.

  • Internet of Things
  • Azure IoT Hub

December 2019

Dec 20

Csharp and Java SDKs for IoT Plug and Play are now in Preview

IN PREVIEW

We have added two more SDK languages to the IoT Plug and Play public preview. You can now develop with the Azure IoT Csharp SDK and the Azure IoT Java SDK, in addition to Azure IoT SDK for Node.js and Azure IoT SDK for C.

  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Azure IoT Central
Dec 18

IoT devices and applications to only use TLS 1.2 for communication with IoT Hub and DPS

To provide best-in-class encryption, IoT Hub and Device Provisioning Service are moving to Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.2 as the encryption mechanism of choice for IoT devices. As such, legacy support for TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 as well as several legacy ciphers will be deprecated in July 1st, 2020.

  • Azure IoT Hub
  • IoT Hub Device Provisioning Service
Dec 18

IoT Hub feature, service tags, is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

With the general availability of IoT Hub service tags, customers can discover IoT Hub service endpoints’ IP addresses with ease.

  • Azure IoT Hub

November 2019

Nov 27

Device telemetry events from IoT Hub to Event Grid

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure IoT Hub integrates with Azure Event Grid so that you can send event notifications to other services and trigger downstream processes. workflows

  • Azure IoT Hub
Nov 27

IoT Hub message routing to Azure Data Lake StoreGen2 is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

IoT Hub message routing to Data Lake StoreGen2 is now available

  • Azure IoT Hub
Nov 27

IoT Hub message enrichment is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

IoT Hub message enrichment adds the ability to stamp messages with rich information before they’re sent, simplifying downstream processing and accelerating customer insights.

  • Azure IoT Hub
Nov 20

IoT Hub new features now available for device and module twins

NOW AVAILABLE

Announcing several feature improvements for Azure IoT Hub device and module twins, namely the support for deep property nesting, and increases to the twin document max size and key/value lengths.

  • Azure IoT Hub

October 2019

Oct 24

IoT Hub device streams new preview regions

IN PREVIEW

IoT Hub device streams is now also available in North Europe and Southeast Asia in preview

  • Azure IoT Hub

August 2019

Aug 21

Azure IoT Hub manual failover now available

NOW AVAILABLE

This feature is part of IoT Hub cloud service and allows customers to failover an IoT hub instance from its primary Azure region to its corresponding geo-paired region.

  • Azure IoT Hub
Aug 21

IoT Plug and Play Preview is now available

IN PREVIEW

With IoT Plug and Play Preview, solution developers can start using Azure IoT Central to build solutions that integrate seamlessly with IoT devices enabled with IoT Plug and Play.

  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Azure IoT Central

July 2019

Jul 29

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

May 2019

May 29

IoT Hub device telemetry events in Event Grid - public preview

IN PREVIEW

IoT Hub expands its capabilities as an event source in Event Grid by enabling subscribing to device telemetry events.

  • Event Grid
  • Azure IoT Hub
May 6

IoT Plug and Play announcement at Build

IN PREVIEW

Today we’re announcing IoT Plug and Play, which is based on an open modeling 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

April 2019

Apr 6

Set custom metadata properties for Stream Analytics output

NOW AVAILABLE

Stream Analytics now allows users to attach query columns as user properties to outgoing messages to helps better facilitate downstream processing and reporting etc.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Event Hubs
Apr 3

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

March 2019

Mar 25

IoT Hub supports new Azure Monitor metric alerts

NOW AVAILABLE

Announcing the new Azure Monitor metric alerts in IoT Hub. These new metric alerts are faster and more flexible than the older classic alerts, and they're also easier to set up.

  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Azure Monitor

September 2018

Sep 26

Stream Analytics: Query extensibility with C# UDF on Azure IoT Edge

IN PREVIEW

Developers who create Stream Analytics modules for Azure IoT Edge can now write custom C# functions and invoke them right in the query through user-defined functions.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Azure IoT Edge
Sep 24

Azure IoT Hub—New message routing capability available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure IoT Hub message routing simplifies IoT solution development and enables you to send messages from your devices to cloud services in an automated, scalable, and reliable manner. Use routing queries to apply customized filters and send only the most relevant data to the service facing endpoints.

  • Azure IoT Hub
Sep 20

General availability: Event Hubs for Node.js

NOW AVAILABLE

Version 1.0 of the Azure Event Hubs package for Node.js is now generally available.

  • Event Hubs
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Azure Monitor

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