Once you’ve learned how EdgeX works in the Getting Started pages above, it’s time to start building your own solutions on top of it. The EdgeX Foundry provides a wealth of documentation, tutorials and AP references to help you with that.
EdgeX Foundry is the world’s leading open interoperability platform for the global IoT Edge ecosystem
Your Data LiberatedThe World’s First Plug and Play Ecosystem-enabled Open Platform for the IoT Edge
A highly flexible and scalable open software framework that facilitates interoperability between devices and applications at the IoT Edge, along with a consistent foundation for security and manageability regardless of use case. Developers, technology providers and end users can realize business-value faster at a lower cost, and risk level through the skills, resource sharing and economies of scale of the EdgeX ecosystem.
EdgeX is a community developed project, and participation is open to everyone. You can talk directly to developers building the core EdgeX microservices as well as solutions on top of EdgeX Foundry in our mailing lists and chat.
A common open platform unifying the IoT Edge
EdgeX Foundry is an open source project hosted by the Linux Foundation that is building a common open platform for IoT edge computing. The interoperable platform enables an ecosystem of plug-and-play components that unifies the marketplace and accelerates the deployment of IoT solutions across a wide variety of industrial and enterprise use cases.
EdgeX is unique in its scope, broad industry support, credibility, investment, vendor-neutrality and Apache 2.0 open source licensing model. As such, EdgeX is a key enabler of digital transformation for IoT use cases and businesses across vertical markets.