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Research Note: Taming the AI-enabled Edge with HCI-based Architectures

Despite the tremendous business benefits of edge computing, it arrives with complex challenges, including managing geographically dispersed nodes, security risks, and integrating with existing IT infrastructure. These challenges can best be addressed with an architecture built around Hyper-Converged Infrastructure, which streamlines management and enhances performance.

This Research Report takes a deep look into the unique requirements of deploying computing resources, including AI, at the edge, and how an HCI-based architecture addresses many of the challenges.

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