Issue No. 10 - October (2017 vol. 50)
Mahadev Satyanarayanan , Carnegie Mellon University
Edge computing is a new computing paradigm in which substantial compute and storage resources are placed at the edge of the Internet, in close proximity to mobile devices, sensors, end users, and Internet of Things devices. This physical proximity improves latency, bandwidth, trust, and survivability.
edge computing, Internet of Things, IoT, cloud computing, fog computing, cloudlets, Internet/web technologies, mobile, The IoT Connection
M. Satyanarayanan, "Edge Computing," in Computer, vol. 50, no. 10, pp. 36-38, 2017.