Azure IoT Edge

Azure IoT Edge moves analytics and logic out of the cloud and onto your on-premises devices. Using a cloud interface, you can deploy either Azure service logic or your own code to devices without having to physically access them. And offline capabilities mean that you can extract business insights anywhere, without worrying about maintaining constant communication with a cloud service.

More details about the services are available in the documentation.

  • Hot ideas
  • Top ideas
  • New ideas
  • My feedback
  1. Azure blob file upload

    We are planning to upgrade an existing production application from V1 to V2. In addition to streaming data (as messages to Azure IotHub), we also upload hourly aggregated data to Azure blob store. Can you share approximate time-lines when V2 can have support for Azure blob upload?

    41 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Microsoft
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    planned  ·  9 comments  ·  Developing custom modules  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Need a way to see a message as it is routed through the Edge

    An IoT Edge message correlation id should be provided so that specific message workflows can be diagnosed via module logging.

    26 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Microsoft
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    planned  ·  2 comments  ·  Deploying modules  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Hierarchy possibilities for edge devices.

    The purpose is to have for example 5 incoming sensors in the 'sensor' edge device where we can do some calculations on the edge. The output goes to another edge device, where again we can do some calculations on the edge with input from other similar 'sensor' edge devices. The last edge device in the chain will send the data to the IoT Hub.

    24 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Microsoft
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    2 comments  ·  Connectivity issues  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. BLE Sample

    Will a BLE sample be available?

    As I understand, it will require the module container to run in privileged mode to gain access to hardware devices... Is this supported?

    19 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Microsoft
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    planned  ·  8 comments  ·  Developing custom modules  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Run Iot edge python module on Window

    Is it possible to run iot edge python module on edge device where Windows 2016 sever is OS? I am using Linux docker container.

    17 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Microsoft
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Deploying modules  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Support Node.js and Python Edge modules on Windows

    Currently Node.js and Python custom Edge modules are only supported in Linux containers and therefore are not supported on Windows IoT or IoT Core platforms/devices as Linux containers are not supported on Windows in production. Linux containers should be supported on Windows (IoT Enterprise and IoT Core) or Python and Node.js modules should compile & run in Windows containers.

    15 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Microsoft
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Developing custom modules  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Support for .NET Core 3.0 and .NET core 3.1

    IoT edge supports .NET core 2.0 only. But latest vesions are 3.0 and 3.1. And moreover 2.0 isn't even LTS release.
    Or does it support all versions greater than 2.0?

    9 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Microsoft
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    1 comment  ·  Developing custom modules  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Example of C based module for Transparent gateway

    Can you please add code sample for transparent gateway use case? We use the v1 modules implementation for communication with other
    network protocol based on this example: https://github.com/Azure/iot-edge/blob/master/v1/samples/ble_gateway/iot-hub-iot-edge-physical-device.md. We would like to move the solution to v2. Modbus module is not very useful for our solution. Thank you.

    7 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Microsoft
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    2 comments  ·  Developing custom modules  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. Provision of IoT Edge Security Damon package for Tire 2 system

    For the Tier 1 system, the latest IoT Edge Security Damon package is provided in the package repository (https://packages.microsoft.com/)
    But for the Tire 2 system, it is not provided.
    For example, for Ubuntsu 18.04 of Tire 1, iotedge1.0.4-1amd64.deb is provided, Regarding Debian 9, it still iotedge1.0.0-1amd64.deb yet.
    Our products use Debian 9, and we are asked to provide packages that fix bugs from customers.
    We will to build it localy and provide it at our own repository, What do you think?

    2 votes
    Sign in
    (thinking…)
    Sign in with: Microsoft
    Signed in as (Sign out)

    We’ll send you updates on this idea

    0 comments  ·  Installing IoT Edge runtime  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  • Don't see your idea?

Feedback and Knowledge Base