The company launched on Kickstarter in 2013.
The governing board will provide leadership on the code and technical direction.
Ericsson's network business was impacted by operators expanding fiber instead of investing in radios.
The company is committed to expanding machineQ to 30 markets.
MEC is an important part of the operator's network virtualization goals.
The company claims it has the largest public LoRa network footprint in the U.S.
Donovan led the charge on Domain 2.0 and other AT&T virtualization efforts.
"For some, a millisecond of a delay can screw up a lot," says IDC analyst.
The vSSF can redirect traffic based upon device, service and location.
MEC is considered a key element of 5G.
Juniper Research also predicts 5G revenue could top $269 billion by 2025.
Startup manages connected devices for Comcast, SoftBank, Orange, and others.
The two companies are demonstrating multi-access edge computing in Shanghai this week.
This is the first major upgrade to the platform since Cisco acquired Jasper.
The partnership will be back on track in 3 to 6 months.