Microsoft has recently opened IoT & AI Insider labs in Redmond (USA) and Shenzhen (China). They are going to open one in Munich (Germany) next month. These are the labs which will help organizations transform their businesses and products by making use of the Internet of Things and artificial Intelligence technologies. They offer access and facilities to build, develop, prototype and test customer’s solutions for their respective market.
If your organization is developing an IoT and/or AI solution, you may be able to use Microsoft’s IoT & AI Insider Labs to help accelerate bringing your product to market. You will work with dedicated developer experts from industry, share feedback with Microsoft’s product groups and collaborate with Microsoft’s research.
There is no restriction on the size of the company which can make use of these labs and also Microsoft is giving access to these labs for free. Once they get access, they can get access to Microsoft technology and its engineers’ expertise in machine learning, AI and the cloud, all in one-stop shops. After few weeks, people visiting these labs can learn how to refine their product architecture, unblock technical issues and build the skills to create a full-stack IoT solution.
There will be a four-person, full-time teams of engineers well-versed in custom hardware, embedded software, industrial design, secure telecommunications and cloud development. They will walk invited guests through sprint planning, tooling and testing. Apart from working with Microsoft IoT and AI experts, IoT & AI Insider labs will also help them to work alongside other select solution providers.