A device designer faces many choices when determining how to architect an embedded solution. The Linux operating system offers faster innovation with artificial intelligence and machine learning, high levels of security, standards that are common across all industries, flexibility and adaptability for many use cases, and cloud native and DevOps support. But it comes with challenges.

This paper reviews a solution that allows designers working at the intelligent edge to build and scale, solving key business problems including those related to customizability, support, compliance and security.