Intel and Snappy Ubuntu Core
Today Intel in their keynote speech announced that Snappy Ubuntu Core will be available for Intel based IoT gateways. The announcement has been in the making for several months now so it is good to see that the world finally can know that Snappy Apps and Snappy Stores for smart devices are the future.
What does this mean?
Due to NDAs any future products can not be mentioned publicly. However it is clear that Snappy Ubuntu Core offers a secure, easy and innovative way to define what enterprises and consumers can do on top of IoT gateways. Expect things to become cheaper, faster and smaller but after 50 years of Morse Law that has become an industry rule. The fact that the largest processor company in the world thinks that open source operating systems with apps and app stores are the future for their IoT product family should give a clear indication to the market…