I am having trouble really defining what “Edge Computing” really means and how it will improve my process. Example: If I have a controller at a remote location monitoring a pressure from a transmitter and based on a condition, it will shut off a motor and Alarm, how does edge computing on a controller going to improve my process? I can’t think of a condition or situation where edge computing is going to provide me with a Oh Boy moment and it seems like it’s more of a gimmick terms being thrown around for sales. Am I missing something?
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