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What the heck is Fog Computing?

May 19, 2014, 09:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by finid)

While many are still trying to figure out Cloud Computing, here comes a rival concept - Fog Computing. It???s computing that takes place at the edge of the network, closer to home. That is, computing that takes place on the devices that are nearest to you ??? your smartphone and other connected devices that are around you. The so-called Internet of Things (IoT), or Internet of Everything (IoE). Fog Computing is not a new concept. Like Cloud Computing, it???s just a marketing buzzword for something that???s already taking place.

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