Justin Ruiz

The Anatomy of an IoT Edge Gateway

Blog Post created by Justin Ruiz Employee on Dec 28, 2017

Join Rob Tiffany, Hitachi Vantara's CTO for the Lumada IoT Platform, as he explains that IoT Edge Gateways are comprised of numerous components that make southbound connections to devices, northbound connections to back-end systems and perform all kinds of tasks in between. When it comes to connecting to older devices, a variety of software drivers or hardware controllers are used to make the connection. This is not unlike using printer drivers to connect your laptop to an inkjet or laserjet printer.