Flash At the Edge

Flash At the Edge

“2.9 ZB of data stored on edge devices by 2019.”

Go ahead, let that sink in for a moment.

The Internet of Things has created an influx of data and information that very few were ready for and this is just the tip of the iceberg. Yet this frontier is a new opportunity for mobile that will shape our industry for many years to come.

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At the recent Mobile World Congress event in Shanghai, Chris Bergey, VP and GM of Mobile and Connected Solutions at SanDisk, a Western Digital brand, gives a unique perspective on the opportunities and challenges created by IoT.

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Watch the video of his presentation that discusses which industries can capitalize on this opportunity the most and what challenges they will have to overcome to do so.

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Charlene Wan: Charlene Wan is Marketing Programs Director for mobile and connected market segments at Western Digital.

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