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The chip giant’s venture capital arm on Friday is announcing that it is putting up $6.5 million for an undisclosed stake in Big Switch Networks, a...
Big Switch Networks, the software defined networking (SDN) company making a play on Cisco’s turf, has raised $6.5 million from Intel Capital. The...
Intel has come in late in the Series B round of funding for SDN upstart Big Switch Networks, and has crammed another $6.5m into its pockets. Why?...
Big Switch Networks, one of the contenders bidding to disrupt the networking equipment market, has gained a powerful backer with a $6.5 million...
Big Switch Networks, the software-defined networking startup that came out of stealth mode last year, has a new investor in its Series B round of...
The new funding points suggests that the commoditization of network hardware, which my colleague Stacey Higginbotham forecasted last week, is a few...
Big Switch Networks is the winner of the January SearchNetworking.com Network Innovation Award for its OpenFlow-based software-defined networking...
Enterprises replacing legacy network infrastructure are increasingly turning to software-defined networks, which can automate an entire network...
The market for Software Defined Networking (SDN) is red hot and growing even faster than expected. Earlier this year, IDC forecast that the SDN...
SDN is the industry’s latest buzzword defined in the last five or six years at Stanford University’s Clean Slate Lab by people like Big Switch co-...
Software Defined Networking has become the latest "must-have" for all of the big cloud vendors. This is because it ties in with the idea of a...
I've heard a lot of talk lately about software-defined networks (SDN). Just about every networking vendor is at least nodding at the concept,...
But Kyle Forster, a founder of Big Switch Networks, an SDN start-up, says the technology’s biggest advantage is that it lets firms get far more...
In fact, SDN can be explicitly defined. There are three architectural layers to an SDN network: the physical network, the SDN applications, and the...
Big Switch’s approach has a lot of industry support. Its numerous partners include some pretty big names: Juniper Networks, Citrix, F5, Dell,...
Big Switch is an software-defined networking (SDN) startup with plenty of credentials. The company was co-founded in 2010 by Cisco veteran Kyle...
Big Switch Networks, the stealthy startup spun out of the Stanford University labs that developed the OpenFlow software-defined networking protocol...
Big Switch may be the next big payoff in SDNs. Armed with $39 million in venture funding, Big Switch produced the Big Switch Open SDN product suite,...
Pacific Crest’s networking analyst Brent Bracelin offers what he calls a “deep dive” into the phenomenon, a 32-page PDF charting what he considers...
Startup Big Switch Networks announced commercial availability of its software defined networking products this week, while also revealing an...

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