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Can IoT Apps be protected with Azure Sphere?

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The official commercial launch of Microsoft's Azure Sphere IoT security service platform at the beginning of this year has left many developers itching for a test run on their own IoT Apps. After all, with IoT being an "inelastic demand," it is undoubtedly a good thing to have tech support backed by Microsoft. Furthermore, the three-in-one solution system offered by Azure Sphere – namely, secured MCU, secured OS, and cloud security, looks so perfect that you would expect comprehensive IoT security to be within easy reach.


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