Build mixed reality digital twins with Azure Digital Twins and Unity

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Learn how to create a mixed reality application using Azure Digital Twins and Unity, a real-time 3D platform.


  • Azure service creation and configuration
  • Basic familiarity with Unity, C#, and GitHub
  • Domain User Azure Active Directory (i.e, not Guest)
  • Azure CLI installed
  • Bing Maps developer account
  • A Windows 10 PC configured with the required tools
    • Windows 10 SDK 10.0.18362.0 or later
    • Unity Hub with Unity 2020.3.0f1 (LTS) installed
    • Visual Studio 2019, with Universal Windows Platform (UWP) workload installed
    • USB Device Connectivity
    • Microsoft Mixed Reality Feature Tool

Modules in this learning path

Learn how to set up a mixed reality project and learn about Azure Digital Twins and Unity.

Create a 3D Scene in Unity using the Microsoft Maps SDK or static terrain. Your workflow will include designing a scene, building a windfarm, and deploying to a mixed reality device.

Learn how to place Prefab 3D assets or models into a Unity scene.

Stream simulated operational telemetry data from physical assets to Azure Digital Twin and visualize data in Unity and mixed reality.