ONUG Fall 2013 Sponsors
ADARA Networks is the industry leader in Software Defined Networking. ADARA SDN is an entire ecosystem; End-to-End, Production-ready, for Service Providers and Enterprises of all sizes, and verticals.
ADARA SDN also supports all 3rd party SDN and legacy products. ADARA SDN simultaneously and optimally financially engineers profits while operationally managing the enterprise. ADARA SDN enables dynamic management of services, virtual and physical infrastructure. ADARA SDN uses policies to dynamically create and enforce rules, configurations, and Service Level Agreements.
Anuta Networks, Inc. is the industry-first provider of end-to-end network service virtualization solutions for all cloud deployments. The Company’s cloud service delivery solutions help organizations of all sizes accelerate the transition to cloud computing for improved business agility. Anuta Networks’ partnerships with industry leaders such as Cisco Systems, VMware and many others further enable customers and service providers to rapidly transform their network services in agile cloud deployments. Anuta Networks was founded in 2010 by industry veterans with deep expertise in data center, virtualization, network and enterprise systems management. The Company is headquartered in Milpitas, California, and with R&D operations in Bangalore, India.
Arista Networks was founded to deliver software defined cloud networking solutions for large data center and computing environments. Its award-winning 10/40/100 GbE switches redefine scalability, robustness, and price–performance, with more than one million cloud networking ports being deployed worldwide. At the core of Arista’s platform is EOS, the world’s most advanced network operating system
Big Switch Networks is the leader in open Software-Defined Networking (SDN) products, delivering unmatched network agility, choice in networking hardware, and optimized network operations. The company’s Open SDN™ solutions offer an OpenFlow switch fabric that can run on bare metal switches and hypervisor virtual switches, and enable a wide variety of SDN network applications including data center network virtualization and network monitoring.
At Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) customers come first and an integral part of our DNA is creating long-lasting customer partnerships and working with them to identify their needs and provide solutions that support their success. The concept of solutions being driven to address specific customer challenges has been with Cisco since its inception.
Cisco has shaped the future of the Internet by creating unprecedented value and opportunity for our customers, employees, investors and ecosystem partners and has become the worldwide leader in networking. Cisco is innovating on various aspects of Open Networking with its Open Network Environment (Cisco ONE) Approach. More information can be found at www.cisco.com/go/one
cPacket delivers solutions to radically simplify network traffic monitoring and data center performance optimization.
cPacket technology for distributed network visibility integrates broad situational awareness, high resolution counters, and user-defined interactive search (grep) across the entire network environment. It provides operators instant access to critical information needed to pinpoint issues like bottlenecks, spikes, or intermittent network and applications misbehavior.
At the heart of all of cPacket’s solutions is its unique Algorithmic Fabric chips and innovative hardware-software architecture.
The company’s customers include the world’s largest data centers, service providers, financial and government organizations.
cPacket is located in Mountain View, California.
Cumulus Networks makes the first true, full-featured Linux operating system for networking hardware, radically simplifying the task of orchestrating, automating and monitoring modern datacenter networks for service providers and enterprises.
Embrane enables customers to dynamically adapt to changing business requirements, infuse network flexibility while simplifying operations and save money by delivering software-defined network services. Embrane’s enterprise and service provider customers use Embrane as part of data centers where agility and automation are priorities, including private, hybrid, and public cloud environments.
Evertz Technologies Limited (TSX: ET) designs, manufactures and markets video and audio infrastructure solutions for the television, telecommunications and new-media industries. The Company’s solutions are purchased by content creators, broadcasters, specialty channels and television service providers to support their increasingly complex multi-channel digital and high definition television (“HDTV”) broadcast environments and by telecommunications and new-media companies. The Company’s products allow its customers to generate additional revenue while reducing costs through the more efficient signal routing, distribution, monitoring and management of content as well as the automation of previously manual processes. For additional information, visit http://www.evertz.com
Extreme Networks is a technology leader in high-performance and Open SDN and Ethernet switching solutions for the cloud, data center and mobile campus networks. Based in Santa Clara, CA, the company has more than 6,000 premier customers, from large enterprises and universities, to Cloud hosting companies and IXPs, in more than 50 countries globally.
Gigamon® provides an intelligent Visibility Fabric™ architecture to enable the management of increasingly complex networks. Through patented technologies, centralized management and a portfolio of high availability and high-density fabric nodes, network traffic is intelligently delivered to the appropriate management, monitoring and security systems.
The Gluware™ automation engine by Glue Networks intelligently automates the configuration and management of complex Next Generation WAN (NGWAN) deployments, accelerating time to value, reducing OPEX, and dramatically increasing the ability to respond to change. Gluware is currently powering mission critical NG-WAN networks for blue chip enterprises and service providers.
HP is delivering the industry’s most complete software-defined networking solution that increases agility through network programmability and reduces complexity by eliminating human middleware. HP Virtual Application Networks aligns the network with business requirements to provide increased business value enabling trends such as cloud computing and mobility.
Increase data center agility, IT efficiency and business competitiveness with IBM System Networking’s smart, fast, virtual, converged and standards-based connectivity for cloud, big data and analytics. IBM’s innovative solutions bring speed and intelligence to the network edge, reducing cost, space, power and complexity, while flattening the network for increased performance. www.ibm.com/networking
Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world’s computing devices. Additional information about Intel is available at newsroom.intel.com and blogs.intel.com.
Ixia develops amazing products so its customers can connect the world. Ixia helps its customers provide an always-on user experience through fast, secure delivery of dynamic connected technologies and services. Through actionable insights that accelerate and secure application and service delivery, Ixia’s customers benefit from faster time to market, optimized application performance and higher-quality deployments.
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) delivers innovation across routing, switching and security. From the network core to consumer devices, Juniper Networks’ innovations in software, silicon, and system transform the experience and economics of networking. Additional information can be found at Juniper Networks (www.juniper.net) or connect with Juniper on Twitter and Facebook.
NEC Corporation of America is a leading provider of IT, network and communications solutions and services. NEC’s award-winning ProgrammableFlow® Network Suite was the first commercially available OpenFlow-based SDN solution in the global market. It enables complete network virtualization and allows customers to easily deploy, control, monitor and manage multi-tenant network infrastructure. For more information, visit www.necam.com/sdn.
Nuage Networks lays the foundation for an open and dynamically controlled datacenter network fabric to accelerate application programmability, facilitate unconstrained mobility, and maximize compute efficiency for cloud service providers, webscale operators & large enterprises worldwide. The cloud has made us all promises – our mission is to help you realize them.
The OpenDaylight Project, an open source Collaborative Project at The Linux Foundation, aims to accelerate adoption of software-defined networking (SDN), creating a more transparent approach, fostering new innovation and reducing risk. Founded by industry leaders and open to all, the OpenDaylight community is developing a common, open SDN framework consisting of code and blueprints.
PLUMgrid is a Virtual Network Infrastructure software vendor, providing an open, elastic, and programmable solution in a multi-hypervisor environment for on-demand Private and Public Cloud Data Centers. PLUMgrid’s API-based solution enables users to create, provision, and manage scalable multi-tenant virtual networks. The company is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, and is backed by investors Hummer Winblad and US Venture Partners. For more information: www.plumgrid.com
Stateless Networks is pioneering Webscale NetworkingTM with an intelligent, flexible, scalable operations platform for the network. Its flagship product, the Stateless Network Director, interfaces programmatically with physical and virtual network elements to provide seamless “network-aware” orchestration and intelligent monitoring and troubleshooting. Stateless streamlines deployment, maintenance and service provisioning while substantially improving application performance and reducing costs.
Pioneering software-defined security — SDSec — vArmour delivers a scalable, flexible, programmable, network security layer to meet the unique challenges of the next-generation data center’s virtualization, automated provisioning, and elasticity. Though legacy security systems break such environments, vArmour’s enforcement matches the dynamics of the cloud; vArmour fits. With vArmour, provider and enterprise cloud operators dramatically reduce costs, and speed deployment, in both physical and virtual networks.
Vello Systems, a charter ONF member, delivers open networking and software solutions that revolutionize the operational management of compute and storage connectivity for mission-critical applications across any Enterprise network. Only Vello provides protocol- and vendor-independent end-to-end application control and visibility across a full mix of Ethernet, optical and virtual assets.
VSS Monitoring is the leading provider of network packet brokers (NPBs) to the world’s largest telecom service providers, F1000 enterprises & government agencies. VSS’s vMeshTM system architecture & its advanced traffic grooming and packet optimization technologies is the industry’s most resilient & scalable NPB solution, delivering unmatched network visibility & scalability to your performance & security monitoring infrastructure. Our portfolio consists of high density modular NPBs, SSL inspection appliances & network taps. VSS has an extensive technology alliance with ALU, Anritsu, Arbor Networks, Bluecoat, Cisco, Compuware, Ericsson, EXFO, FireEye, Fluke Networks, IBM, McAfee, RSA, NSN, Riverbed, Sourcefire, Tektronix, and others.