Fog Computing, the IoT, and the Open Fog Consortium

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Fog Computing, the IoT, and the Open Fog Consortium

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Posted November 24, 2015 in Data Analytics & Digital Technologies

Fog computing, also referred to as "Edge computing," is an IoT applications architecture designed to distribute the resources and services of computation, communication, control, and storage closer to the devices and systems at or near the edge of an IoT network or its endpoints (e.g., mobile devices, connected machines, users).