If Intel isn't working on adding tablet interfaces to these cloud applications then they are missing a huge bet. The combination of mobility, larger display size, and network orientation make that a natural combination. Use an HTML5 interface for them and you might just have a prototype of the business app platform for the next five years.
The antivirus scan engine can be pushed to hardware level. Yet, firewall will have a little bit difficulty unless it is sitting on the network chip which is sitting at the very front.
If this is what Intel's ambitious, the McAfee deal seems a logical move. Any related articles or press release in this topics are welcomed.
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.