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EDGE COMPUTE

USE CASES, BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES AND GROWTH STRATEGIES

If edge computing is an area of interest to you or a key part of your strategy and growth plans, our edge insight and support could help

What is edge computing and why focus on it now?

Edge computing brings processing capabilities closer to the end user. Demand for new applications means the time is ripe for edge – consumers want low latency for real-time experiences and enterprises require local processing for secure and resilient operations. Those who want to add value in this space need to understand the business models, the use cases and define a clear go-to-market, including telecoms operators who can use edge computing to grow revenues outside connectivity.

STL Partners’ Edge Hub brings together our latest edge computing articles,
research and webinars – read on below.

 

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Edge computing: hype versus reality?​ Articles

Edge computing: hype versus reality?​

While there has been much discussion about the opportunity that edge computing could enable, actual real-world deployments are still nascent.

How edge computing can unlock the Metaverse Articles

How edge computing can unlock the Metaverse

Edge computing can help unlock the potential of the Metaverse by providing a distributed compute architecture that can support low

Edge computing events Articles

Edge computing events

Upcoming edge computing events from across the globe. In-person and virtual edge computing events, conference, seminars and workshops.

Which factors have made edge computing cheaper and easier? Articles

Which factors have made edge computing cheaper and easier?

What initiatives are currently helping to seed the demand for edge, and what can be done in the future to

The Edge Podcast Articles

The Edge Podcast

We’ve been working hard to bring together some of the leading thinkers and doers in the edge computing space to

15 Innovative applications of edge computing Articles

15 Innovative applications of edge computing

T his article showcases 15 companies that are delivering edge computing use cases today. The solutions they offer target different

How does edge computing architecture impact latency Articles

How does edge computing architecture impact latency

This article answers that question mapping out the potential “level of edge” and where different operators have announced they are

Edge computing challenges: 5 Reasons why we still do not have  large scale deployments Articles

Edge computing challenges: 5 Reasons why we still do not have large scale deployments

While telcos and other players eye the opportunity, edge computing faces major challenges that the industry needs to face before

Google’s acquisition of MobiledgeX: What does it mean for the edge ecosystem? Articles

Google’s acquisition of MobiledgeX: What does it mean for the edge ecosystem?

At the end of April 2022, Google announced that it had acquired a key player within the edge ecosystem, MobiledgeX.

Edge computing vs cloud computing: What are the key differences?​ Articles

Edge computing vs cloud computing: What are the key differences?​

In recent years edge computing has been much hyped as a potential game changer in the cloud industry. However, in

Edge computing impact: Which verticals will adopt first? Articles

Edge computing impact: Which verticals will adopt first?

Edge computing is set to make a major impact across industries. While the impact on some verticals has already begun,

100 Edge computing companies to watch in 2022 Articles

100 Edge computing companies to watch in 2022

In this article, we spotlight 100 companies who are making waves in edge computing and have exciting developments coming in

CASE STUDIES

CloudOps: Thought leadership on ways telecoms can monetize B2B edge services

STL Partners helped CloudOps to build thought leadership around operators’ edge computing and B2B strategies.

Developing the proposition for on-premise edge

STL Partners helped the client to identify and prioritise key opportunities within on-premise edge computing, and subsequently develop the clients

Building the business case for MEC

A leading mobile operator leveraged STL Partners’ expertise to define a commercial strategy and business case for a planned MEC

Tilly Gilbert

Principal Consultant and Edge Practice Lead

tilly.gilbert@stlpartners.com

Dalia Adib

Consulting Director

dalia.adib@stlpartners.com