Akraino Release 4 (R4) delivers a fully functional open source edge stack that enables a diversity of edge platforms across the globe. With R4, Akraino brings deployments and PoCs from a swath of global organizations and enables innovative support for new levels of flexibility that scale Public Cloud Edge, Cloud Native Edge, 5G, industrial IoT, telco, and enterprise edge cloud services quickly, by delivering community-vetted and tested edge cloud blueprints to deploy edge services. New use cases and new and existing blueprints provide an edge stack for Industrial Edge, Public Cloud Edge Interface, Federated ML, KubeEdge, Private LTE/5G, SmartDevice Edge, Connected Vehicle, AR/VR, AI at the Edge, Android Cloud Native, SmartNICs, Telco Core and Open-RAN, NFV, IOT, SD-WAN, SDN, MEC, and more.
Architecture + Blueprints
Akraino R4 includes 7 new Blueprints for a total of 27, with four of them in the Mature state. All of the Akraino Blueprints have been tested and validated on real hardware labs supported by users and community members — the Akraino community has established a full-stack, automated testing with strict community standards to ensure high-quality blueprints.