Microsoft Streamlines IoT Device Certification with Azure IoT
IoTPlaybook insight: Microsoft has been in the IoT device approval business for a while, and Azure supports many IoT devices as a cloud destination for data collection and more. Cloud 'Softies have upped the ante with a revved-up Azure Certified for IoT program for device manufacturers. If you make devices, check it out. If you use devices, your Microsoft-heavy customers will certainly appreciate a thumbs up from Bill Gates (or at least the Azure certification process).