Predictions 2020: Edge computing makes the leap

Abhijit Sunil

Investment in edge computing will jump next year as organizations look to handle AI-related computing demand. The emerging category of edge computing has been steadily rising in importance and maturity, and 2020 will be the most interesting year yet for vendors and users in this exciting space. Fifty-seven percent of mobility decision-makers surveyed in the Forrester Analytics Global Business Technographics Mobility Survey, 2019, said they have edge computing on their roadmap for the next 12 months, which is significant when considering how recently edge computing arrived in the sphere of technology evolution.

So what's going to happen in 2020 for edge computing? Our inaugural predictions brief on edge computing provides a detailed analysis, but here is a sneak peek at some of the predictions.

Read analyst Abhijit Sunil's 2020 predictions for this rapidly growing technology.