Menu

FOG COMPUTING FEATURE NEWS

Avnu Alliance and the Edge Computing Consortium Sign a Liaison Agreement

By Ken Briodagh December 06, 2017

In a recent release, Avnu Alliance, the industry consortium for open, standards-based deterministic networking, and the Edge Computing Consortium (ECC), an organization promoting edge computing industry development in the Internet of Things (IoT), have announced a liaison agreement to partner on advancing industrial networking and edge computing. Under the agreement, the consortia will work together with the shared goal for interoperability across the industrial control industry.

Joint activities between Avnu Alliance and the ECC will include:

•           Identifying and sharing IIoT best practices

•           Collaborating on test beds

•           Collaborating on standardization and conformance testing

“We are very excited about the cooperation between ECC and Avnu Alliance,” said Mr. Haibin Yu, Chairman, ECC. “We believe that Time Sensitive Networking (TSN) technology will enable edge computing to better meet the industrial customers end-to-end needs and promote the global industry digitization transformation.”

“Edge computing is a key enabling technology to the industrial IoT. The liaison with the Edge Computing Consortium enables Avnu to broaden the scope for creating an interoperable foundation of Time Sensitive Networking (TSN) for the industrial IoT in alignment with our organization’s goal to build coalitions within the networking space,” said Todd Walter, Industrial Segment Chair, Avnu Alliance.


Ken Briodagh is a writer and editor with more than a decade of experience under his belt. He is in love with technology and if he had his druthers would beta test everything from shoe phones to flying cars.

Edited by Ken Briodagh

Editorial Director

SHARE THIS ARTICLE
Related Articles

Expert Advice for Choosing Between Cloud Computing and Fog Computing

By: Special Guest    4/3/2018

Time is money and the best way to be effective is to gain competitive edge with faster and more efficient information-gathering methods. The IoT has f…

Read More

FogHorn Partners with Google Cloud to Deliver IIoT Solution

By: Ken Briodagh    3/22/2018

Foghorn Lighting Edge Intelligence platform with Google Cloud IoT Core will maximizes the value of industrial data on IoT devices

Read More

IoT Time Podcast S.3 Ep.9 Cloudera

By: Ken Briodagh    3/20/2018

In this episode of IoT Time Podcast, Ken Briodagh sits down with Amy O'Connor, Chief Data and Information Officer, Cloudera, to talk about her new rol…

Read More

Accruent Announces Meridian Enhancements, Cloud-Based ALIM Solution

By: Ken Briodagh    3/15/2018

New cloud platform, analytics and mobile client transform engineering data into actionable asset information

Read More

ParkMyCloud Announces SmartParking for Microsoft Azure

By: Ken Briodagh    3/14/2018

Cloud Cost Optimization Platform Expands Powerful Automation Engine for Maximum Savings on Cloud Resources

Read More