Testimonials

Sophisticated DDoS attacks and security breaches demand speedy detection for continuous and secure business operations. The A10 and Big Switch joint solution enables rapid mean-time-to-mitigation of threats by leveraging the A10 Thunder TPS' unprecedented performance and rich attack detection capabilities with Big Tap’s data center–wide scale and sophisticated flow–based policies.

Rich Groves, Principal Architect
A10 Networks

By delivering highly reliable, standards - based switches for data center top-of-rack deployments and spine networks, Edge-Core Networks helps customers reduce the cost of their private and public cloud infrastructures. Edge-Core’s Gigabit Ethernet, 10G Ethernet and 40G Ethernet hardware switches, developed by its parent company,  Accton Technology,  together with Big Switch Networks’ Big Cloud Fabric and Big Tap products provide customers with  complete SDN solutions that reduce capital and operating costs while enabling more rapid provisioning of new applications and capacity.

George Tchaparian, Senior Vice President
Accton Technology

As SDN is gaining momentum, it is critical to define the role of security technologies within this new architecture. By working together with Big Switch, a Blue Coat Business Assurance Technology Partner, our goal is not to simply build security into SDN deployments, but to provide security solutions that empower businesses to take advantage of SDN concepts to improve overall network security and efficiency.

Kevin Flynn, Director, Product Marketing
Blue Coat Systems

Big Data analytics has traditionally been complex to deploy and manage, with high equipment and operational cost that effectively shuts out the enterprise. That’s about to change. BlueData’s upcoming Big Data platform in conjunction with Big Switch’s SDN-based Big Cloud Fabric will offer the first true Big Data private cloud solution that is multi-tenant, operationally simple and ultra-low cost, so companies of all sizes can get the same value out of their Big Data as the big players already do.

Kumar Sreekanti, CEO
BlueData

Cloud applications such as Big Data and VDI are demanding rich features and very high network performance from today’s network infrastructure. Using widely-adopted Broadcom StrataXGS(R) Trident and Trident-II based hardware platforms and leveraging the complete, cloud-scale feature set of our silicon, Big Switch is extending their Switch Light OS to offer a hyperscale SDN fabric solution to enterprise and service provider networks.

Rochan Sankar, Director, Product Marketing, Network Switch
Broadcom Corporation

Check Point is proud to partner with the best solution providers to ensure that virtualized deployments can benefit from our innovative multi-layered security solutions.  SDN as a whole represents an important evolution in networking technologies and Big Switch is one of the pioneers of this space.  Customers can now reap the efficiencies inherent in the Big Switch Cloud Fabric environment, while ensuring that their virtual infrastructure is secured from the latest cyber threats.

Alon Kantor, VP, Business Development
Check Point Software Technologies

Cloud orchestration is critical for enterprises and service providers building public and/or private cloud environments. Citrix’s industry-leading and scalable CloudPlatform orchestration with Big Switch’s SDN-based and zero-touch Big Cloud Fabric provides rapid change velocity as well as tremendous operational simplicity for deploying cost-optimized and scalable cloud infrastructures.

Krishna Subramanian, VP Product Marketing, Cloud Platforms Group
Citrix

Our Open Networking initiative is a prime example of delivering to our customers innovative technology, services and choice to embrace Software Defined Networking – pairing Big Tap Monitoring Fabric software into a solution that brings Dell Open Networking platforms to market – to maximize existing and future network investments.

Adnan Bhutta, Director, Global Strategy, Open Networking
Dell

Advanced threat actors employ sophisticated command-and-control infrastructure that bypasses the traditional security stack. To combat modern attack methods, organizations need advanced threat protection monitoring all network traffic. Together the FireEye threat prevention platform and Big Switch Networks Big Tap monitoring fabric provide a highly scalable and efficient approach for broader and deeper monitoring of data center traffic to significantly enhance the real-time and dynamic threat protection capabilities.

Steve Pataky, VP, Worldwide Channels and Alliances
FireEye

The only reason to form a partnership is to bring a better product or service to our clients; with that in mind, we're eager to work with Big Switch Networks through the Technology Alliance Partnership and take clients to the next stage of network monitoring. Using Garland Technology products to See every bit, byte, and packet™ within Big Switch Open SDN architecture offers clients a clear and cost-effective way to add flexibility, agility, and scale to their enterprise network.

Chris Bihary, CEO/Co-Founder
Garland

Today's big data analytics tools rely on Apache Hadoop as the platform for drawing new, powerful insights from data in a highly-scalable, flexible and cost effective manner. Integrating the Hortonworks Data Platform on Big Switch’s bare metal- and SDN-based Big Cloud Fabric provides a scalable, multi-tenant and cost-optimized solution that expands the power of open source Hadoop to our joint enterprise and service provider customers.

John Kreisa, VP, Strategic Marketing
Hortonworks

OpenStack, SDN software and bare metal switching hardware are a natural match. We are partnering with Big Switch to certify the Big Cloud Fabric with the Mirantis OpenStack distribution and Fuel, the open source installer bundled with it.  The result is automated resilient configurations of OpenStack components threaded all the way through to network infrastructure.

Boris Renski, Co-Founder/CMO
Mirantis

Software-Defined Infrastructure is transforming legacy data centers by bringing new levels of speed, agility and ease of management at dramatically reduced costs. The combination of Nexenta's Software-Defined Storage solutions and Big Switch’s Software-Defined Networking powered Big Cloud Fabric enables customers to deploy multi-tenant cloud infrastructures on industry standard hardware with unprecedented flexibility and operational simplicity.

Tarkan Maner, Chairman and CEO
Nexenta

Today, understanding application performance across the network requires a holistic operational view that helps manage performance to efficiently deliver applications to the end user. Riverbed’s SteelCentral performance management and Big Tap’s scale-out monitoring fabric provide the visibility needed to diagnose and cure issues before end users notice a problem.

Katie Colbert, Senior Director, Alliances
Riverbed