With the increasing adoption of ubiquitous computing, terms like Cloud, Edge, Fog and IoT are now more popular than ever. Recent news has shown us that data is everywhere – it comes from nature, from computer analysis, from us humans… and it is being used to generate information that turns out to be critical in the most diverse sectors, from education to healthcare, automotive and even politics.

From a management perspective, ELASTIC is putting together an intelligent analytics-driven orchestration engine which is capable of reaching out to both edge and cloud infrastructures, to deploy and distribute workloads closer to the data sources.