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Use VS Code as IoT Hub Device Simulator — Say Hello to Azure IoT Hub in 5 Minutes
Use VS Code as IoT Hub Device Simulator — Say Hello to Azure IoT Hub in 5 Minutes
When doing development for Azure IoT solutions, developers may want to test and debug his cloud solution with a real device. However, not every developer has a real device in his hand.  With the Azure IoT Toolkit extension for Visual Studio Code, you could easily use VS Code as a device simulator to quickly interact with Azure IoT Hub. Let's
Azure IoT Toolkit extension for Visual Studio Code is now open sourced!
Azure IoT Toolkit extension for Visual Studio Code is now open sourced!
In our previous post Handy Tool When You Develop With Azure IoT, we introduced Azure IoT Toolkit extension, which provides some key features that help IoT developers to easily interact with Azure IoT Hub. Now we released a new version v0.6.0 and glad to share the news that the extension has been open sourced on GitHub! During la
Deploy Azure IoT Edge (preview) on a simulated device with Visual Studio Code
Deploy Azure IoT Edge (preview) on a simulated device with Visual Studio Code
Azure IoT Edge enables you to perform analytics and data processing on your devices, instead of having to push all the data to the cloud. The IoT Edge tutorials demonstrate how to deploy different types of modules, built from Azure services or custom code, but first you need a device to test. In this tutorial you learn how to:
New Features in Visual Studio Code IoT Edge Extension 0.1.3 & IoT Toolkit 0.5.0
New Features in Visual Studio Code IoT Edge Extension 0.1.3 & IoT Toolkit 0.5.0
At the Connect(); 2017 in last November, we announced public preview of Azure IoT Edge. Now you can bring the intelligence of the Cloud right to the IoT Edge as well as easily create and manage business logic for your devices. The new Azure IoT Edge extension for Visual Studio Code along with the updated Azure IoT Toolkit extension will m
New Azure IoT services supported by IoT DevKit
New Azure IoT services supported by IoT DevKit
It's been around 4 months since we release our official hardware and SDK as v1.0 last September right on Ignite 2017. In that event, the MXChip IoT DevKit was used on a couple of Azure IoT break-out and keynote sessions for demonstrations and together with announcement with new services released such as IoT Hub Device Provisioning Service. And
Handy Tool When You Develop With Azure IoT
Handy Tool When You Develop With Azure IoT
IoT Application Development is naturally more complicated than regular application development, in that even the simplest E2E IoT application involves a long chain from device layer, to communication layer, then to the cloud and beyond. This makes the development especially the testing and debugging difficult. Even though there are correspondi
MXChip IoT DevKit is available for pre-ordering
MXChip IoT DevKit is available for pre-ordering
DevKit is available for pre-ordering During the past two months, we have been keeping sending out preview IoT DevKit for evaluation to a selective group of requestors. And we see increasing demand for the kits from developers around the world, from Canada to Brazil, from Sweden to Sri Lanka. It is amazing and encouraging for the team to see
IoT Developers, Check Out These Development Tools!
IoT Developers, Check Out These Development Tools!
Many developers have heard about the buzz: Internet of Things (IoT).  As a standalone IT field, IoT has attracted lots of attentions for its huge potentials. But the ecosystem of IoT is too complicated and fragmented, leaving people easily get lost.   IoT Developers Need Tools In recent years, more and more people realized that
Find What You Want to Learn about IoT with Our Extended IoT Scenarios
Find What You Want to Learn about IoT with Our Extended IoT Scenarios
IoT is deeply connected with many different fields in technology. From big data to machine learning, all of these topics combined together may perhaps overload new IoT developers on where to begin and what projects to start developing. In response, we at the Azure IoT developer division have written many different use-case tutorials for A