Recently, the Eclipse Foundation announced the results of its 2021 IoT & Edge Developer Survey. It provides key insights into the IoT and edge computing industry. It also highlights challenges for developers and opportunities for enterprises.
The Eclipse Foundation survey highlights developer trends focused on edge computing, artificial intelligence (AI), and security. For example, the results shed light on platform usage, developer concerns, target markets and more. »IoT and edge computing go hand in hand, with one technology influencing the other,« said Mike Milinkovich, executive director of the Eclipse Foundation. It also reveals what challenges developers will face in the coming year.
The online survey was conducted over a seven-week period (August 26, 2021 - October 12, 2021). Worldwide, 662 developers and executives from a wide range of industries and organizations participated. Key findings at a glance:
The survey data also includes details on edge computing workloads, developer concerns and breakdowns by market. The entire report can be downloaded here. Developers may also be interested to know that version 12 of the Eclipse IDE 2021 is now available for download.