Journal article

Fog Computing: Helping the Internet of Things Realize Its Potential

Amir Vahid Dastjerdi, Rajkumar Buyya

Computer | IEEE COMPUTER SOC | Published : 2016


The Internet of Things (IoT) could enable innovations that enhance the quality of life, but it generates unprecedented amounts of data that are difficult for traditional systems, the cloud, and even edge computing to handle. Fog computing is designed to overcome these limitations.