Automation in Industry 4.0 and the Closed-Loop Control Systems

Ultra-fast automation and monitoring is the name of the game when it comes to the Industry 4.0. In fact, when we talk about industry 4.0, we are talking about the creation of a cyber physical world that designed to automate and monitor manufacturing processes and the using closed-loop controlled systems. But how does the automatization […]

Cyber Security Considerations for the Edge-Cloud (Part 2)

In Part 1, we discussed possible sources of cyber-attacks on the edge-cloud network. With the advent of edge and 5G technology and the more prominent use of IoT devices in our homes and cities, cybersecurity is more important than ever. In this article, we will see which design principles can be implemented at the core of […]

Cyber Security Considerations for the Edge-Cloud (Part 1)

Edge computing and local data storage offer a host of benefits to end-users and enterprises alike. Combined with the power of 5G, this technology can usher in a whole new class of applications. The characteristics of edge computing also support a wider implementation of IoT devices. However, edge servers and edge-based devices and applications are […]

Using Edge Computing for Easy Indoor Navigation

Imagine this: you’re wandering around a huge shopping mall, looking for that one, specific shop, and you only have 15 minutes to find it. Not an easy task, right? Big airports can also be a nightmare, and who can ever remember where they parked in a huge parking lot? GPS-based indoor navigation often fails. A […]

Edge computing – a new frontier for development

With the rollout of 5G networks and an increasing number of companies opting to develop edge computing services and devices, it’s becoming clear that edge computing will become a new platform for development. Bill Gates famously said that a company creates a platform once the value of the people using it exceeds the value of […]

The 4 Most Common Misconceptions About Edge Computing

Edge computing has generated quite a lot of buzz recently, with good reason. When implemented, edge computing reduces latency, improves data security, removes bandwidth pressure, and lowers the data transmission costs. In simple terms, edge computing brings the network, data storage, and computing closer to the end-user. It can have many applications and could completely […]

21st-century Smart Cities with 5G and Edge Computing

According to the United Nations, the urban population worldwide will reach 68% by 2050. With population density increasing, cities are presented with difficult infrastructural challenges such as security threats, crowd and traffic management, and operational efficacy. These problems could be resolved using smart city solutions and increased automatization and connection. Although some cities are becoming […]

How edge computing in hospitals is transforming patient care

Making patient data secure and readily available to drive better healthcare outcomes The availability of critical information and real-time data analysis is beneficial to every industry. But in the healthcare sector, these factors can quite literally mean the difference between life and death. Most computing work still happens in one-site data centers or in the […]

5 key features that make up the edge cloud

What goes into making a highly secure and ultra-responsive edge cloud environment? The past couple of decades have seen a huge shift from on-premises computing to the cloud. But while the convenience of being able to access key resources from anywhere is undeniable, cloud data centers aren’t without their limits. Edge cloud is a solution […]

How next-generation technologies are driving Industry 4.0

Empowering the fourth industrial revolution with smart communication technologies The fourth industrial revolution is underway, and it’s transforming the world of production and manufacturing. Lights-out manufacturing, in which factories can function with little or no human supervision, is helping industry become safer and more sustainable. Connected systems on production floors are being used to optimize […]