AOPEN collaborates with Microsoft to accelerate Internet of Things solutions

Verified hardware enhance interoperability and allow faster time to production.


September142018 — AOPEN, today announced it has joined Microsoft Azure Certified for Internet 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 services. 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. With the most powerful of AOPEN R&D team, AOPEN have several products get the Azure certification, including the latest release of eTILE-X15/19, eTILE-15/19M-FW and eTILE-22M-FB for all-in-one interactive display and DE3450/DE3450-S for digital engine separately.


Founded in 1996, AOPEN is a major electronics manufacturer, technology innovator, and thought-leader in the world of digital signage. Specializing in multi-platform, ultra-small form factor for business applications AOPEN works closely with Microsoft Azure team to create advanced digital Signage solutions found worldwide.


“Microsoft Azure Certified for IoT validates our ability to jumpstart customers’ IoT projects with pre-tested device and operating system combinations,” said Kevin Chen, Head of Commercial All-in-One Business Unit. “Decreasing the usual customization and work required for compatibility ensures AOPEN 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 Jerry Lee, Director of Marketing for Azure Internet of Things, Microsoft Corp. “With trusted offerings 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 processes by knowing in advance what devices and offerings will work with the Azure IoT Suite. AOPEN has many products that have been certified by Microsoft Azure. For a long time, we have won the trust of our customers with the most rigorous products and R&D design. We hope our customers will always get the most guaranteed products in AOPEN.