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Multi-access edge computing (MEC) will enable ultra-low latency in networks, a necessity for new services such as virtual reality. However, the industry is grappling with challenges such as establishing standards and identifying deployment locations, and these need to be addressed to create a smooth path for roll-out.
This report provides:
- a discussion of MEC and the challenges faced by mobile network operators (MNOs) and other providers that want to deploy MEC
- an overview of the various initiatives for edge computing
- an analysis of the deployment scenarios for MNOs and other service providers, as well as enterprises
- a view of the potential use cases for MEC and the business value that they may offer.