The solutions described in this section provides you with the most common implementation examples to help you further understand how the platform is used to solve business problems. The most important distinction between the first two patterns described is whether the Asset Gateway is running at the edge or in the cloud. If you are not running the Asset Gateway software at the edge, then you will be responsible for the edge component firmware management, modem management, sensor connectivity, and so forth. The third pattern uses the Enterprise Gateway installed in your company's environment and is connected to the sensors or devices.
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