Mobile-Edge Computing

This white paper is authored by the founders of the Mobile Edge Computing (MEC) industry initiative. The objectives of this paper are to introduce the concept of Mobile-edge Computing and the related key market drivers and to discuss the business, consumer, and technical value/benefits that this technology offers. The paper discusses the enablers, requirements, and challenges for Mobile-edge Computing as well as the objectives of the MEC initiative.

This white paper presents the high-level architectural blueprint of Mobile-edge Computing which, together with the scope of work, will form the basis for the first release of the work in the initiative. In addition, it highlights the relationships between and the interfaces with other industry efforts. The authors invite the various players in the value chain to actively participate in the work of the initiative.

Mobile-Edge Computing