When I described the Programmable Edge concept to my father, a career scientist with deep research and teaching experience, he said, “Light can circle the Earth 7 times in a second, how much difference does even a thousand miles really make?” It’s a great question. Read more

The Edge is important because certain workloads are best run closer to endpoints, i.e. at the Edge. Whether it be to improve the end user experience by executing logic closer to end users, or to compensate for application delays, or to address country specific storage and processing regulations, the Edge is a new force to be reckoned with. Read more

The Edge is NOT killing the Cloud. Edge computing is the next phase in the evolution of cloud-native applications and will mature to become a critical building block for all applications delivered over the Internet. Read more

The Programmable Edge  automatically runs workloads in locations near enough to your users to address speed and scale – and avoiding as many operational headaches as possible. Read more

Here’s my litmus test to determine whether an application is cloud native: Read more