Unlike common centralized cloud, in edge computing platform, data is processed locally where the data is produced.
Edge computing drives applications, data and computing power services away from centralized points and towards places that are closer to the user.
Akraino Edge Stack
The Akraino Edge Stack aims to create an open source software stack that supports high-availability cloud services optimized for edge computing systems and applications. The Akraino Edge Stack is intended to support any type of access methodologies such as Wireless (4G/LTE, 5G), Wireline, Wi-Fi, etc..