Last year, Microsoft and AT&T announced a strategic partnership to deliver innovative solutions based on 5G and IoT. As a part of the partnership, AT&T has announced a new IoT solution based on Azure Sphere powered by their network, security and support services.

The new approach is based on the guardian device capability of Azure Sphere, which brings secure connectivity to legacy devices not designed for modern IoT solutions. With this, customers can connect legacy, brownfield devices to the cloud securely through AT&T’s cellular network.

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