As IoT is becoming pervasive with 55Bn+ connected devices projected to be in deployment in 2025, need for secure edge to cloud connectivity is a strategic imperative. This is further validated by growing number of IoT security incidences and increased risk levels for connected devices as reported by enterprises and analyst groups alike. Microsoft, a leading enterprise technology platform vendor has launched a 360° offering for managed IoT security called Azure Sphere, which comprises of certified crossover MCU chips, secure OS and cloud managed security service.
Here is our take on key aspects that enterprise stakeholders need to consider while deploying Azure Sphere successfully at production scale.
These aspects include selecting an SoC configuration, connectivity and cloud integration, application enablement and deployment and practitioner community engagement.
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