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What are the differences between edge computing and fog computing?

Marketing, it's mainly just marketing... There is one possible interpretation that has fog computing being more of a distributed system in that nodes on the edge of the network share information ...
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What would a "fog node" consist of in OpenFog?

What it looks like they're trying to do is establish semantic definitions for messages and rules that can be interpreted or processed at any layer, and that the layers can be migrated up or down. So ...
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What would a "fog node" consist of in OpenFog?

I'll make an attempt at answering this, but want to clarify that this is my inference, not an expert's view. A "fog node" is potentially anything between a smart endpoint (for example a security ...
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What are the differences between edge computing and fog computing?

I would second that, they are both Embedded Systems / network architectures rather than much else. These solutions have been in use for many, many years in the embedded and distributed systems ...
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What are the differences between edge computing and fog computing?

The Linux Foundation has defined Edge as 20ms or less communication latency. I guess Fog would be anything between that and your formal Cloud architecture.
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