Azure IoT Hub is a fully managed service that enables reliable and secure bidirectional communications between millions of IoT devices and a solution back end. Azure IoT Hub:

  • Provides reliable device-to-cloud and cloud-to-device messaging at scale.
  • Enables secure communications using per-device security credentials and access control.
  • Provides extensive monitoring for device connectivity and device identity management events.
  • Includes device libraries for the most popular languages and platforms.

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 12/11/2017, Video, 0:11:46
    Olivier Bloch joins Scott Hanselman to discuss Azure IoT and how it is more than just about connecting IoT devices and sending telemetry to the Cloud. They also talk about...
  2. 5/5/2017, Trainings
    Ready to learn more about Internet of Things (IoT)? Join expert Jeremy Foster for this Azure IoT overview, and find out how to get started. Explore the fundamentals of IoT and...
  3. 5/9/2018, Video, 1:18:35
    In this demo heavy session you will learn what’s available for modern IoT developers. Azure IoT Hub, Device Provisioning Service, Time Series Insight, Azure Location Based...
  4. 9/26/2018, Whitepaper
    The purpose of the document is to provide an overview of the recommended architecture and implementation technology choices for how to build Azure IoT solutions. This...


Learning Paths

Develop IoT solutions with Azure IoT Central
Published: 4/13/2020, Length: 4:02:00
Follow this learning path for a broad and compelling introduction to the fundamentals of building IoT solutions with Azure IoT.
Securely connect IoT devices to the cloud
Published: 4/10/2020, Length: 5:29:00
Follow this learning path to learn how to securely connect IoT devices with Azure IoT.
Build the intelligent edge with Azure IoT Edge
Published: 4/13/2020, Length: 3:05:00
Follow this learning path for a broad and compelling introduction to the fundamentals of building IoT solutions with Azure IoT.

Learning Modules

Deploy a pre-built module to the Edge device
Published: 9/15/2020, Length: 0:56:00
Choose the best Azure IoT service for your application
Published: 9/14/2020, Length: 0:25:00
Automate IoT devices management with Azure IoT Hub
Published: 12/17/2019, Length: 0:53:00
Introduction to Azure IoT Hub
Published: 9/15/2020, Length: 0:28:00

Azure IoT Hub News

11/30/2020, MS Tech Community
This post is part of a multi-part series titled "Patterns with Azure Databricks".  Each highlighted pattern holds true to 3 principles for modern data analytics:     A Data Lake to store...
11/16/2020, MS Tech Community
We continue to expand the Azure Marketplace ecosystem. For this volume, 97 new offers successfully met the onboarding criteria and went live. See details of the new offers...
10/30/2020, MS Tech Community
We are very excited to announce the Public Preview release of IoT Hub on Azure Stack Hub!   With IoT Hub, you can now enable your whole IoT pipeline from data ingestion to analytics as well as...
Azure IoT Hub on Azure Stack Hub (ASH) is now in Public Preview! IoT Hub today connects millions of devices so you can monitor, manage, and operate your devices from the cloud. Deploying IoT Hub...
You can now connect existing sensors to Azure with little to no-code using IoT Plug and Play bridge! For developers who are building IoT solutions with existing hardware attached to a Linux or...
Additional certificate updates for Azure Sphere Microsoft is updating Azure services, including Azure Sphere, to use intermediate TLS certificates from a different set of Certificate Authorities...
Giving certified IoT devices the ability to stand out from the crowd   As we work across the IoT industry, we continue to hear from device builders that you are looking for help connecting with...
Today, we are pleased to announce the general availability of Microsoft Azure SQL Edge, a small footprint database engine optimized for IoT workloads. Built on the same engine the powers...
The Internet of Things Event Learning Path is designed for Solution Architects, Business Decision Makers, and Development teams that are interested in building IoT Solutions with Azure Services....
9/11/2020, Service Updates
Microsoft is updating Azure services in a phased manner to use TLS certificates from a different set of Certificate Authorities.
Microsoft is updating Azure services in a phased manner to use TLS certificates from a different set of Certificate Authorities (CAs) beginning August 13, 2020 and concluding approximately on...
The Azure Sphere OS quality update 20.09 is now available for evaluation in the Retail Eval feed. The retail evaluation period provides 14 days for backwards compatibility testing. During this...
What is the issue? We discovered an issue that affects verification of tenant certificates and we are resolving this by renewing the tenant CA certificates for all impacted tenants. As described...
About the 20.07 feature release The 20.07 feature release contains new features for application development and tenant certificate renewal, additional promotions of Beta features to long-term...
Hi IoT developers! We've refreshed the IoT Plug and Play Preview with new features and enhancements. You can get started today preparing your devices and applications for the next generation of...
7/28/2020, Azure Podcast
Azure has a number of top-notch messaging services in Event Grid, Event Hubs, Service Bus, IoT Hub, Relay etc. It can be confusing at times as to which one is the right one for the job. Luckily...
IntroductionWith the advent of Artificial Intelligence and Internet of Things, a new paradigm of AIOT solutions is beginning to emerge. This is in part due to hardware advancements that allow...
  #JulyOT This is part of the #JulyOT IoT Tech Community series, a collection of blog posts, hands-on-labs, and videos designed to demonstrate and teach developers how to build projects with...
The Azure Sphere Security Service is an integral part of Azure Sphere and brokers trust for device-to-cloud communication. When a customer creates a new tenant, the Azure Sphere Security Service...
Build a Rover combining the best of Azure Sphere security with FreeRTOS What you will learn You will learn how to integrate a Real-time FreeRTOS application responsible for running a...