Tag: Edge Cloud

Service Models

With Linode, Akamai expands into edge cloud computing development

November 10, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Earlier this year, when Akamai bought infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) cloud platform provider Linode for about $900 million, it wasn’t clear how Akamai’s content delivery network (CDN) and security services would work well with Linode’s developer-friendly, Linux-based, Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud. Now, we […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Moving cloud resources to an ‘edge cloud center’ near you

April 13, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Points of presence, simply put, are physical, public cloud data centers located all over the world, providing access and public cloud hosting services. We’ve seen these pop up on our cloud dashboards as we select regions to host public cloud […]

Global Cloud

SK Telecom launches 5G edge cloud service with AWS Wavelength

December 24, 2020

Via: ZDnet

SK Telecom said on Thursday it has launched its 5G edge cloud service, called SKT 5GX Edge, embedded with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Wavelength in South Korea. The launch of the service will allow customers to build ultra-low latency mobile […]

Global Cloud

What is an ‘edge cloud?’ The wild card that could upend the cloud

September 2, 2020

Via: ZDnet

The edge of a network, as you may know, is the furthest extent of its reach. A cloud platform is a kind of network overlay that makes multiple network locations part of a single network domain. It should therefore stand […]

Global Cloud

Raise Your Collective Intelligence with Edge Cloud

August 13, 2020

Via: CIO

In an earlier post, we explored the case for embedded intelligence in edge devices. In that post, we noted that edge devices with embedded intelligence have enough compute power and advanced programming to make their own operational decisions based on […]