Windows 10 IoT

Microsoft Windows 10 IoTWindows 10 IoT simplifies the Internet of Things by powering smart devices that bring intelligence to the edge. With an intelligent edge and the power of the cloud, you can drive digital transformation that empowers employees, drives customer engagement, unlocks new products and business models, and streamlines operations.

Building your Internet of Things solution with Windows 10 IoT means you will use tools and technologies you already know, so you are productive right from the start. Windows 10 gives you enterprise-grade security, manageability, and a standards-based approach to connectivity that allows you to transform your business with a simple, powerful Internet of Things.


Windows 10 brings intelligence to the edge

Windows 10 IoT powers smart devices that bring intelligence to the edge. From small-footprint gateways to powerful industrial robotics, Windows 10 IoT provides the security, manageability, and connectivity needed for edge computing. Additionally, Windows 10 IoT enables robust IoT solutions by seamlessly connecting with Azure IoT services to harness the power of the Microsoft cloud.

Windows 10 IoT is a family of Windows editions for devices that bring intelligence to the edge. With Windows 10 you can power a wide range of intelligent devices from IoT gateways to POS devices to industrial automation systems, scaling your investment across devices.


Windows 10 IoT Enterprise

Windows 10 IoT Enterprise is a full version of Windows 10 that delivers the enterprise manageability and security of Windows 10 Enterprise to IoT solutions. It is designed for powerful industry devices used in retail, manufacturing, healthcare, and other industries. Windows 10 IoT Enterprise runs a crucial line of business applications and performs specialized functions in a secure, reliable and streamlined way to support mission-critical devices.

  • Windows 10 IoT Enterprise for Industry devices offers:
    • Microsoft Desktop Shell, Win32 Apps, Universal Apps and drivers
    • Requires 1GB of ram, 16GB of storage and x86 or x64 CPU


Windows 10 IoT Mobile

Windows 10 IoT Mobile brings the full functionality of Windows 10 Mobile to the Internet of Things. That includes instantaneous application access, native support for barcode scanning, and other peripherals, as well as enhanced productivity for a variety of mobile scenarios.

The Mobile Enterprise editions also offer capabilities such as ARM support, multiple user profiles, and advanced lockdown to enable scenarios across retail, healthcare, manufacturing and other vertical industries.

  • Windows 10 IoT Mobile for Mobile devices offers:
    • Modern Shell, Mobile Apps, Universal Apps and drivers
    • Requires 512MB of ram, 4GB of storage and ARM CPU


Windows 10 IoT Core

Windows 10 IoT Core is optimized for small-footprint, low-cost IoT devices that bring intelligence to the edge. It is designed to power purpose-built devices like gateways that enable IoT solutions. Windows 10 IoT Core also brings enterprise-grade security, manageability, and connectivity of Windows to a new class of devices.

  • Windows 10 IoT Core offers:
    • Universal Apps and drivers, offers NO Shell or Microsoft Apps
    • Requires 256MB of ram, 2GB of storage and x86/x64 or ARM CPU