75 percent of data will be created, processed and managed at the edge by 2025, up from 10% in 2018, according to Gartner, creating a growing need for compute power at the edge. Edge computing solutions address this need for IT as well as operational technology (OT) leaders.
Schneider Electric and Stratus have partnered to deliver Micro Data Center solutions to support hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) at the edge – simplifying, protecting, and automating business critical applications. Schneider Electric’s edge reference design, co-developed with AVEVA, integrates Stratus leading edge computing platforms within a fully validated, secure solution that meets IT standards and requirements. This fully customizable reference design reduces risk and time to market and accelerates system integrators ability to solve customers’ digital transformations challenges. Solutions pre-configured before shipment reduce field engineering costs by 25-40 percent and reduce maintenance costs by 7 percent according to World Wide Technology.