Azure Sphere notifications

Microsoft notifies customers about Azure Sphere service interruptions and planned outages on the Azure Health Service Issues page, which is available through the Azure Portal. You can set up alerts and subscribe to Azure Health Status Issues by using Azure Monitor. Learn about alerts.

Notification of new Azure Sphere product features, software updates, termination of support for older preview OS versions, and other useful information is posted on the Azure Updates website.


We strongly encourage you to subscribe to the Azure Updates RSS feed, so that you receive timely and essential information about Azure Sphere.

To subscribe to Azure Updates through the RSS feed:

  1. Go to the Azure Updates website.
  2. In the Products search box, enter Azure Sphere, and then select Azure Sphere from the search results.
  3. Right-click the RSS feed button and select Copy link.
  4. Use this link in any RSS reader to subscribe to the RSS feed.

If you use the Microsoft Outlook RSS reader, Azure Sphere notifications can be delivered to your email inbox. To subscribe to the RSS feed through Outlook, see these instructions.

Next Steps

Azure Sphere setup is now complete. Next, build and deploy a simple application or explore the use of IoT: