Azure Sphere guardian module simplifies & secures brownfield IoT
by Rodney Clark on 11th December 2019 at 08:00
One of the toughest IoT quandaries is figuring out how to bake IoT into existing hardware in a secure, cost-effective way. For many customers, scrapping existing hardware investments for new IoT-enabled devices (“greenfield” installations) isn’t feasible.
Azure Stack HCI now running on HPE Edgeline EL8000
by Duane Bourgeois on 10th December 2019 at 10:00
Microsoft and HPE have teamed up to validate the HPE Edgeline EL8000 Converged Edge system for Microsoft's Azure Stack HCI program. Designed specifically for space-constrained environments, the HPE Edgeline EL8000 Converged Edge system has a unique 17-inch depth form factor that fits into limited infrastructures too small for other x86 systems. The chassis has an 8.7-inch width which brings additional flexibility for deploying at the deep edge, whether it is in a telco environment, a mobile vehicle, or a manufacturing floor. This NEBs-compliant system delivers secure scalability.
Microsoft partner ANSYS extends ability of Azure Digital Twins platform
by Tony Shakib on 10th December 2019 at 09:00
Digital twins have moved from an exciting concept to reality.
Microsoft has validated the Lenovo ThinkSystem SE350 edge server for Azure Stack HCI
by Duane Bourgeois on 5th December 2019 at 13:00
Microsoft and Lenovo have teamed up to validate the Lenovo ThinkSystem SE350 for Microsoft's Azure Stack HCI program. The ThinkSystem SE350 was designed and built with the unique requirements of edge servers in mind. It is versatile enough to stretch the limitations of server locations, providing a variety of connectivity and security options and can be easily managed with Lenovo XClarity Controller. The ThinkSystem SE350 solution has a focus on smart connectivity, business security, and manageability for the harsh environment. To see all Lenovo servers validated for Azure Stack HCI, see the Azure Stack HCI catalog to learn more.
Unlocking the promise of IoT: A Q&A with Vernon Turner
by Jaishree Subramania on 18th November 2019 at 12:00
Vernon Turner is the Founder and Chief Strategist at Causeway Connections, an information and communications technology research firm. For nearly a decade, he’s been serving on global, national, and…