Intel® Edge Controls for Industrial

For the extenstive ECI documentation, go to Intel® Edge Controls for Industrial Documentation.
Intel® Edge Controls for Industrial (Intel® ECI or ECI) is a software reference platform that leverages well-understood technologies from the IT space, such as virtualization, containerization, orchestration, and combines those with the needs that are unique to the industrial space, such as:
  • Determinism (Real-time)
  • High levels of operational availability
  • Environmental needs
  • Support for industrial communication protocols
  • Functional safety
Thus, ECI combines the best of the IT world with the capabilities that are needed to achieve true industrial grade products. With ECI, end customers can:
  • Better predict and reduce downtime
  • Optimize factory operation for higher throughput
  • Leverage the latest technology for better business outcomes

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