Microsoft was named the top IoT platform available now, beating Amazon and Huawei. This is a huge boon to Microsoft’s recent excursions into IoT.
As companies are working hard to patch their security loopholes, Microsoft is paying people a $100,000 bug bounty if they break into its Azure IoT system.
Microsoft recently launched IoT Plug and Play for its Azure ecosystem. This is a first-of-its-kind device integration model for smart devices that have been preapproved by Microsoft.
One big problem with getting everything connected in IoT is compatibility issues, and this is what Microsoft hopes to fix with their plug-and-play solution
With so many companies vying to enter the IoT world, Microsoft has made another bold step into this new world by purchasing the company Express Logic.