The author of the post claims that they have come up with a new term called “IoT Micro Clouds”. They, rightfully so, believe that the IoT ecosystem cannot rely only on centralized clouds as some applications will need low latency, more security and would need to use resources locally. And the term “IoT Micro Clouds” sounds somewhat original, depending on your definition of creativity, but in fact, we think the author means Fog Computing, a concept, which is fairly new when it comes to IoT and the cloud. So, if you have never encountered the term Fog Computing, then we suggest you to read this post and when you read the term “IoT Micro Clouds” remember, it might be referring to Fog Computing.
IoT Micro Clouds
For quite some time now, I’ve been able to turn the heating on in a morning whilst still huddled in bed. It’s made possible through a combination of sensors, hardware devices, software and network infrastructure that when combined provide a useful service. Very handy!
IoT Micro Clouds, the title of this post, is a new phrase. We invented it for use in the Atos Scientific Community’s “Journey 2020” publication as part of… Keep reading the original por here