This is definitely a scenario we want to support in the future.
Our public preview of IoT Edge integration with Kubernetes is the first step towards running IoT Edge on clusters.Hubert shared this idea ·
8 votesneed-feedback · 5 comments · Azure IoT Edge » Connectivity issues · Flag idea as inappropriate… · Admin →Hubert commented
+1 here. We need a high availability strategy that is Edge Only that doesn't require cloud connectivity to function.
i.e. Edge Clusters or something.
13 votesunder review · 4 comments · Azure IoT Edge » Developing custom modules · Flag idea as inappropriate… · Admin →Hubert commented
Ideally, the communication channel for establishing this tunnel is edge initiated, and a confirmed working communication channel. i.e. If IoT Edge connects to IoT Hub via AMQP/MQTT/Websocket then this remote access is done via the same means.