Abstract from published on IOT NOW (September 4th, 2017)
“Internet of Things is no longer a trend or a future dystopia; it is happening today, is growing rapidly and will surely revolutionise many industries. As a result, there will soon be too many devices generating too much data for central cloud to operate efficiently. Bandwidth and latency will become bottlenecks for many IoT applications, says Siavash Alamouti president & CEO of mimik technology.
Thankfully, the answer to this challenge is not “apocalypse” but “edge cloud computing”. Edge devices are common: personal computers, game consoles, set-top boxes, tablets, smartphones, gateways, or routers are examples of such devices…”