AWS Is Expanding Its Portfolio for Offline Use Cases, Enabling a Next-Generation Computing Platform
This report provides an overview of Amazon Web Services’ offline offering portfolio, specifically AWS Snowball Edge, AWS IoT Greengrass and AWS Storage Gateway. We examine the key differentiators of each of these products.
Next, the report presents the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats of the AWS offline portfolio and concludes with recommendations for CxOs who may want to use these AWS offerings as part of a computing platform for their next-generation applications.
(Note: The report also includes mention of the recently announced AWS Outposts offline computing platform, which is set for general release in the second half of 2019. But for now, deeper analysis is limited to the aforementioned AWS products.)