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October 26, 2016

Barcelona Supercomputing Center forms strategic collaboration agreement with the OpenFog Consortium

Liaison aimed to accelerate development of fog computing technology and proofs of concept   Barcelona, October 26, 2016 – Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) and the OpenFog Consortium (OpenFog) announced today that they will actively collaborate in order to accelerate proof of concepts and technical development of fog computing.  Fog computing is the architecture for computing,…  Read More


October 11, 2016

NGD Systems Joins OpenFog Consortium to advance adoption of Fog Computing

NGD Systems, a storage pioneer creating intelligent solid state drives (SSDs) for the cloud data center, announces it has joined the OpenFog Consortium to advance adoption of fog computing. The company's pioneering work in moving computation to data helps define the intelligent endpoints necessary in a fog computing architecture.  Read More


October 3, 2016

Fog is expanding in Japan: Liaison signed with IoT Acceleration Consortium, and Hitachi elected as Regional Director of Japan Regional Committee

OpenFog Consortium announces a liaison with IoT Acceleration Consortium (ITAC) in Japan to collaborate on technology and testbed development and standards. In addition, Mr. Makoto Yasuda, Senior Technology Evangelist, Information & Communication Technology Business Division, Hitachi, Ltd. was elected to Regional Chair of the OpenFog Japan Regional Committee.  Read More


September 1, 2016

Aalto University joins the OpenFog Consortium

Aalto University Department of Computer Science, one of the leading research units in Finnish ICT, has become the first academic member of the consortium in Northern Europe. "Our goal is to have an impact on the activities of the OpenFog Consortium and to share a common infrastructure", tells Mario Di Francesco, assistant professor at the…  Read More


April 26, 2016

OPC Foundation and OpenFog Consortium Agree to Collaborate on Technical Specifications around Fog Computing in Industrial Automation

OPC Foundation and OpenFog Consortium Sign Memorandum of Understanding at Hannover Fair Scottsdale, AZ – April 26, 2016 – The OPC Foundation and the OpenFog Consortium (OpenFog) announce a liaison to collaborate on technical specifications, white papers, guidelines and processes to enable system wide IoT interoperability around manufacturing. Deliverables from this collaboration will result in a cohesive set of standards that will benefit digital factories, as well as the members of both organizations in their pursuit of developing and achieving information integration across the multitude of domains.  Read More


April 12, 2016

GE Digital, IEEE and Schneider Electric Join OpenFog Consortium Board of Directors

Affiliation with IEEE, Japan Country team, 17 new members and new workgroups expand fog computing initiatives on a global scale Fremont, CA (April 12, 2016) – OpenFog Consortium (OpenFog) announces an affiliation with The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE); new Board Directors from GE Digital, IEEE and Schneider Electric; 17 new members; and its first country team in Japan, signifying the rapid growth and market interest in fog computing.  Read More


February 24, 2016

Sensorweb Research Lab Joins the OpenFog Consortium to Help Enable Fog Computing and Security

Atlanta, GA - February 24, 2016 – The Sensorweb Research Lab joins the OpenFog Consortium to help enable fog computing and security for the Internet of Things (IoT). The founding director of Sensorweb Research Lab, Professor WenZhan Song, attended the OpenFog Consortium's inaugural member meeting in Chandler, Arizona, USA, February 10-11 2016.  Sensorweb Research Laboratory, formerly affiliated…  Read More


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