Until now, little was known about the impact of the edge-supported Cloud-of-Things (Edge-CoT) on companies. Most academic papers examined the technological aspect of this next generation cloud computing technology, ignoring its huge impact on companies of all industries and business models.
In 2020, a study looked at the impact of edge CoT on organizations and the key pre-requisites organizations should rely on to ensure a smooth technology transition while staying on top of things.
This article summarizes the key findings of the study conducted by Koltykova (2020), which was based on interviews with thought leaders and influencers of cloud computing around the world. You will find out:
- What exactly is Edge-Assisted Cloud of Things?
- What advantages and challenges can companies expect from Edge-CoT?
- How can you better prepare your organization for Edge CoT?
What is an Edge-Assisted Cloud of Things?
The future development of cloud computing systems is more and …