Post-cloud Computing Models and Their Comparisons

  • Yingwei WangEmail author
  • Parimala Thulasiraman
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 12403)


In this paper, four computing models, CDEF (Cloudlet, Dew computing, Edge computing, and Fog computing), were portrayed and compared; the concept of post-cloud computing was examined and defined. This paper tries to clarify the connotation and denotation of each post-cloud computing model and to help users to choose the proper one for further exploration.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Prince Edward IslandCharlottetownCanada
  2. 2.University of ManitobaWinnipegCanada

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