The Killer App for Edge Computing in 2020 will be Kubernetes

Edge computing is aptly named. Aside from the literal reference to its network boundary location, edge computing represents the next frontier of innovation—the nascent space where anything can happen and the possibilities seem endless. Even with standards and use cases just beginning to emerge, the industry buzz is deafening. But what will the tipping point look like? Where is the killer app that will make edge computing compelling and essential for consumers and enterprises?

Here’s our prediction: We’ll see that killer app in the coming year. And its name will be Kubernetes.

Here’s why.