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China Summary Translation: 'Exploring the Roles of IoT Gateways in Five Edge Use Cases'

Published: 29 March 2017

ID: G00324902

Analyst(s): Claire Wen, Saniye Alaybeyi


The proliferation of IoT gateways with connectivity, processing, security and ruggedness requirements at the edge is posing selection challenges. CIOs will need to select an IoT gateway strategy that will address specific use case requirements.

Table Of Contents



Exploring the Roles of IoT Gateways in Five Edge Use Cases

  • Key Findings
  • Recommendations


  • Taking a Closer Look at IoT Gateway Use Cases
    • Streaming Analytics IoT Gateway Use Cases
    • Industrial Gateway Use Cases
    • Smartphone/Tablet IoT Gateway Use Cases
    • Consumer Home IoT Gateway Use Cases
    • General-Purpose Computer as IoT Gateway Use Cases
  • Conclusion

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