Getting Our Heads Out of the Cloud: Why the Edge Matters
Thought Leadership, Core Networks, Cloud
Source: Network Computing - Alison Gleeson
The internet of things is driving renewed focus on the network edge. Cloud computing entered the IT and business conversation more than a decade ago, and since then, consumption models and offerings have continued to grow and evolve. But today many companies are treating the cloud as the end goal instead of as one of many critical components of their overall digitization strategy, adopting mantras like “cloud only” or “cloud first.” This over-rotation has left a gap in how they optimize workloads and decide where data should be processed.