Avalue Technology Inc., (TAIEX: 3479-TW), today announced it has joined Microsoft Azure Certified for Internal of Things (IoT), ensuring customers get IoT solutions up and running quickly with hardware and software that has been pre-tested and verified to work with Microsoft Azure IoT service. Microsoft Azure Certified for IoT allows businesses to reach customers where they are, working with an ecosystem of devices and platforms, allowing for faster time to production.


Avalue Technology is a professional Industrial Computer manufacturing company, dedicated in developing the x86 and RISC architecture products, including embedded solutions, panel PCs, retail solutions, and mobile solutions and so on. With Avalue’s semi-rugged tablet, RiTab-10T1 and Mini POS, RiPac-10P1, being certified by Microsoft Azure for IoT, retail customers will be able to jumpstart their IoT projects with pre-tested device and operating system combinations. Decreasing the usual customization and work required for compatibility ensures Avalue helps customers get started quickly on their IoT solution.


“Microsoft Azure Certified for IoT extends our promise to bring IoT to business scale, starting with interoperable solutions from leading technology companies around the world,” said Bard Edson, general manager for Data Platform and Internet of Things, Microsoft Corp. “with trusted offering and verified partners, Microsoft Azure Certified for IoT accelerates the deployment of IoT even further.”


IoT projects are complex and take a long time to implement. Customers find that choosing and connecting the right set of devices, assets or sensors to the cloud can be time-consuming. To jumpstart their IoT projects with confidence, customers are looking for certified devices and platforms that are tested for readiness, compatibility and usability with the Microsoft Azure IoT Suite. By choosing a partner from the Microsoft Azure Certified for IoT program, customers can save time and effort on project specs and RFP processed by knowing in advance what devices and offering will work with the Azure IoT Suite.