target audience: TECH SUPPLIER Publication date: Mar 2023 - Document type: IDC Survey Spotlight - Doc Document number: # US50495423
IDC Survey Spotlight: To What Degree Are Organizations Managing Edge as Part of Their Cloud Infrastructure?
This IDC Survey Spotlight examines the differences in how organizations architect, deploy, and manage edge computing solutions in relation to their overall cloud infrastructure strategy.
"For applications that are sensitive to network latency or have specific deployment location requirements, edge computing has become an essential complement to cloud infrastructure," says Dave McCarthy, research vice president, Cloud and Edge Infrastructure Services at IDC. "However, organizations will use a mix of centralized and decentralized approaches to manage the overall environment."