March update for Azure IoT Edge

Thursday, March 29, 2018

The March update of Azure IoT Edge includes the following improvements:

  • The runtime was moved to .NET Core 2.0.6, which includes recently released security fixes.
  • A tutorial for writing a module in Python was added to documentation. It accompanies the Python client and service SDKs, which were released last month.
  • Azure Functions on IoT Edge now can run on ARM32 devices.
  • Version 0.2.0 of the IoT Edge plug-in for Visual Studio Code was released. Improvements include:
    • Python module support
    • Working with multiple modules in a solution
    • IntelliSense when working with a deployment manifest
    • Open sourcing the tool on GitHub

Watch this demo video for more information.

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