Emergence of micro datacenter for mobile computing

– Edge Computing Analysis Report from Microsoft Researcher Victor Bahl from Microsoft published a presentation showing the micro data center approach to reduce the network latency for real-time and large volume applications such as gaming, video recognition, VR and AR. By deploying micro data center to bring cloud closer to end user applications will significantly…

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Return to the Edge and the End of Cloud Computing

– Peter Levin View on Edge Computing and Cloud Edge computing is the future Beyond industry’s longstanding reticence to store information off site and high-profile cloud service outages, there are two other reasons supporting this restatement of the importance of edge computing for IIoT. One reason is recent venture capitalist calls that edge computing technology…

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Clearing the fog around the edge computing

– Edge Computing and IOT Report from 451 Research Key findings of this report: Edge computing is already the default paradigm for many industrial applications given that the majority of these applications predated cloud computing. This alone will make it a ‘safe transition’ technology (in contrast to centralized cloud models) for operational technology professionals hesitant…

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The Edge Manifesto

-Gartner Report of Digital Business, RichMedia, Latency Sensitivity and the Use of Distributed Data Centers Overview of Gartner The Edge Manifesto Report The edge manifesto calls for the placement of content, compute and data center resources on the edge of the network, closer to concentrations of users. This augmentation of the traditional centralized data center…

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