What Is Azure Sphere?

Azure Sphere is designed as an integrated solution to secure your IoT devices, data, and your entire IoT infrastructure. It helps to protect your billions of IoT devices connected to Azure Cloud. Enterprises can secure their collection of devices by leveraging wireless network connectivity, Ethernet connectivity, Bluetooth LE connectivity, and more.


what is azure sphere benefits

Deploy a highly secured IoT model by protecting your data, privacy, and connected equipment with Microsoft Azure Sphere. Businesses can accelerate their process execution, boost their equipment performance, and prevent device failure or proactively ensure equipment maintenance by leveraging real-time monitoring and controlling. As Azure Sphere comes with its own operating system, it ensures additional security layers to your IoT infrastructure.

Comes with optimal security to secure your IoT devices as Azure Sphere is configured with standard chips from trusted hardware vendors.


Defence in depth provides multiple layers of protection to help guard devices against and respond to threats


Deployment flexibility helps you secure existing equipment and build protection into new IoT investments


Over-the-air (OTA) updates make it easy to add new features and improve performance throughout device lifecycles


Error reporting and automatic security updates help you stay ahead of new and evolving threats

Protect your IoT devices and equipment with defense in depth
  • Azure Sphere-certified chips from hardware partners include built-in Microsoft security technology to provide connectivity and a dependable hardware root of trust.
  • Azure Sphere OS adds layers of protection and ongoing security updates to create a trustworthy platform for new IoT experiences.
  • Azure Sphere Security Service brokers trust for device-to-cloud communication, detects threats and renews IoT device security.
  • Microsoft best-in-class security experts monitor emerging threats, design updates and provide a decade of on-going servicing.