The most valuable features are the IoT hub and the Blob storage. All of the logs and other data that we are getting can be stored in Blobs. The interface is user-friendly.
How has it helped my organization?
This gives us a real-time monitoring system that we can use to analyze the health of our IoT devices. Previously, when something was not working properly then we would receive messages in our email… more »
What needs improvement?
There may be some issues when connecting with Microsoft Power BI because we are providing the input and output commands, and there's a chance of it being delayed while connecting.
What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?
The cost of this solution is less than competitors such as Amazon or Google Cloud. If we only use one hour then we are only charged for one hour. It is very easy and some products are more expensive.
Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?
Since transitioning from our email-only solution, we have been able to set the interval that we use to retrieve logs from the devices. We did not use a similar product before this one for the same… more »
What other advice do I have?
Azure Stream Analytics is something that we were able to easily learn. It doesn't take much programming sill, so I feel that it is easy to start using. Other than the problem with delays in connecting… more »