Lance Jacobs Joins Rafay Systems as VP, Global Sales

I’m excited to join the team at Rafay Systems as Vice President of Global Sales. For me, it’s been an interesting journey. My career has included leadership roles at many successful companies including Soha/Akamai, Authy/Twilio, and ThreatMetrix, among others. When I joined a

Rafay named to Telecom Council's 2019 Innovation Showcase Class

Rafay Systems has been named to the Innovation Showcase Class of 2019 by the Telecom Council. Rafay was selected for demonstrating a solution that can change the way people communicate.

Congratulations to the Innovation Showcase Class of 2019. 15 young companies were selected

Rafay Platform Available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace

We are excited to share news today that Rafay Systems’ Container Delivery Network (CDN) is now available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace and Microsoft AppSource. Developers now have the ability to leverage Rafay’s Programmable Edge™ platform to distribute, manage and run

Cognitive Cameras on the Edge

This blog was first published on LinkedIn.

Tracking widgets along an assembly line using cameras, or tracking virtually anything using video analysis, can leverage the edge to great effect writes John Dilley, Chief Architect at Rafay Systems, in his latest blog.

Imagine a

Three Myths About Edge Computing

Edge computing will fundamentally transform the cloud. In some camps, it is already assumed to be the default technology to address growing challenges such as reduced application performance, application distribution, improved security, data sovereignty compliance and

How Many Edges Will It Take?

As latency bounds go down, the number of locations goes up. 

Now they know how many holes it takes to fill the Albert Hall.”--The Beatles from “A Day in the Life”

But how many edges will it take to cover the planet ... with a low-latency network?

The Beatles' lyric

8 Things To Consider When Matching A Young Tech Professional With A Mentor

As you add new IT professionals to your business, you need to remember to find ways to keep them engaged and committed. This is especially true when it comes to young professionals who can quickly prove themselves valuable, as retaining them can be challenging.

As your new

The Future of Edge Computing: Not Just for IoT

Our good friend and advisor, Debashis Saha (VP Infrastructure, Intuit), just published a great blog in InformationWeek that underscores the Rafay Systems thesis:

Edge Computing is so much more than IoT!

With the continuing avalanche of computing demand and data moving compute

Inaugural "State of The Edge" Report

Edge computing is a tremendous new opportunity that has captured the industry’s imagination. The performance and security improvements possible at the infrastructure edge promise to fundamentally improve application performance. The edge will enable an entirely new set of

When It Comes To The Edge, We Need To Think Bigger

Yes, Edge computing is a massive opportunity by any measure ($6.7B by 2022 according to this Markets & Markets report), but maybe we need to think bigger.

Many in the industry are applying their energies to use cases such as in-region data processing, fast rendering for