IoT Developer

Tooling and Experience

Standalone Azure IoT EdgeHub Dev Tool (iotedgehubdev) Introduction

As an IoT developer, when you work with Azure IoT Edge project, one of the issues you might have is that you would like to debug your Edge modules locally before actually deploy them to the production environment. This can be done by Azure IoT EdgeHub Dev Tool (iotedgehubdev), which provides a local development experience for creating, testing...

Azure IoT Hub for VS Code 2.1.0: Great performance optimization, more code generation templates and UX improvement

Happy New Year! Azure IoT Hub for VS Code 2.1.0 is the first version released in the year of 2019. In the release, we have several great updates for performance optimization, code generation and user experience! You could see the full Changelog here:

New year, new experience and new sample for Azure IoT Device Workbench

Together with the new Azure IoT Tools for VS Code extension pack, we also overhauled the experience of Azure IoT Device Workbench. And there is another exciting sample contributed by Chris Lovett (Github) from Microsoft Research about running Embedded Learning Library (ELL) on MXChip IoT DevKit to achieve the keyword spotting locally.

Introducing Azure IoT Tools for Visual Studio Code

Azure IoT Tools for VS Code is an extension pack for Visual Studio Code that lets you get all you need for Azure IoT development with 1-click installation. Microsoft Azure IoT support for Visual Studio Code is provided through a rich set of extensions that make it easy to discover and interact with Azure IoT Hub that power your IoT Edge and ...

Continue using Hyper-V container for IoT Edge on Windows 10 1803

With Azure IoT Edge 1.0.5 release, developers should use process isolation container to build and run IoT Edge modules for Windows 1809 (Windows 10 October 2018 Update) IoT Edge device. And Azure IoT Edge tools for Visual Studio and Azure IoT Edge for Visual Studio Code also updated its default project template to align with 1809 requirements...