Verizon and Microsoft to Bring 5G Mobile Edge Computing to Enterprises
Corporate vice president Azure for Operators at Microsoft, Yousef Khalidi, said, “By leveraging Verizon’s 5G network integrated with Microsoft’s cloud and edge capabilities, developers and businesses can benefit from fast, secure and reliable connections to deliver seamless digital experiences from massive industrial IoT workloads to precision medicine.”
Verizon and Microsoft for 5G Mobile Edge computing
Applications with computer vision, augmented, mixed and virtual reality, digital twins, or machine learning can be enhanced by leveraging 5G and Mobile Edge Computing (MEC).
Azure cloud and edge capabilities along with Verizon’s on-site 5G Edge platform will allow developers to build applications with ultra-low latency.
The announcement also noted that Ice Mobility is testing Verizon’s on-site 5G edge platform and its integration with the Microsoft Azure platform. Ice Mobility is leveraging the integration to improve its quality assurance process. notes the announcement.