With 5G on the horizon, the Internet of Things (IoT) offers great potential to transform industry and society. That said, in order to capture the opportunity, operators will need to carefully consider the new demands being placed on their networks and make strategic investments in order to deliver high-quality, efficient IoT services.
Traditional datacenters tend to be, well, centers of data. Which is to say, they occupy a central place. And that place is where you get your data. Some technical terms are actually quite straightforward.
But in this modern world of downstream data and the Internet of Things (IoT), the model is changing. Maybe we’ll have to call them something else, like “data-de-centers.”