Edge Computing: Hype or the Next Big Thing?

Edge Computing: Hype or the Next Big Thing? Published July 2019 Analyst: Bob Offutt

 

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The changing world of technology deployments started 50 years ago with a computer deployment reference architecture that provided terminal access to a centralized server. This terminal was only a client communications device. As computer clients got smarter and telecoms remained expensive, more and more computing work was shifted to the client: accordingly the client server reference architecture grew in popularity.

  • Note
  • Introduction
  • Technology Maturity
  • Edge Computing Prognosis
  • Edge Computing Deployment Model
  • Value of Edge Computing
  • Topography of Edge Computing
  • How Edge Computing Works
  • Advantages of Edge Computing
    • 1. Data Security
    • 2. Better App Performance
    • 3. Reduced Operational Costs
    • 4. Improved Business Efficiency and Reliability
    • 5. Resiliency
  • Edge Computing Significance and Use Cases
  • Conclusion
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