Pluribus Press and Media
“…the new partnership with Pluribus show[s] that NVIDIA has been thinking about this market strategically and putting a lot of engineering resources into building high-performance networking and DPUs.”
Details of the launch of the Pluribus Unified Cloud Networking vision.
The Packet Pushers team goes deep on the new Pluribus Unified Cloud Fabric.
Pluribus has ported its Unified Cloud Fabric (previously Adaptive Cloud Fabric) software to the Nvidia BlueField-2 DPU, which offloads software-defined storage, networking, security, and management workloads from traditional servers.
Here’s another reason to do hyperscale thing of offloading network functions to an accelerator.
The latest technology improves network performance in the data center by moving some distributed network functions from the switch to a data processing unit in a server.
Analyst Take: “I see the Pluribus Networks Unified Cloud Networking architecture as advancing a remarkably visionary approach for meeting the key challenges of today’s cloud networking.”
Industry analyst Scott Raynovich on why DPUs matter and provides microsegmentation and security use cases.
Pluribus Networks has significantly upgraded its switch-fabric software to provide a better handle on distributed, containerized enterprise-cloud resources.
Pluribus introduced the seventh generation of its networking platform that enable better visibility in Kubernetes and network flows.
January 2022 Cover Story featuring Creval’s Bruno Franchetti, discussing how Pluribus Networks is at the heart of the banking institution’s most recent network optimization project.
Pluribus software on ITRenew hardware means an open architecture for compute and storage infrastructure.
A closer look at the most recent financial round for Pluribus Networks, led by Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital.
“The combination of [Pluribus] products brings cloud-like capabilities, such as scale, elasticity and adaptability, to enterprise data centers as well as service providers, including cloud providers, telecommunications firms, and mobile network operators.”
Details of Creval’s new multi-site data centre network fabric running the Pluribus Netvisor ONE operating system and Adaptive Cloud Fabric.
Pluribus’ Jay Gill gets granular on the State of Data Center Network Report 2021.
“Pluribus’ Adaptive Cloud Fabric solution, powered by Netvisor ONE, enabled Creval to deploy an SDN-automated, overlay network fabric across the geographically separated data centers for operational simplicity, agility, ease of service migration and integrated analytics for visibility.”
Pluribus Networks’ Revitalized Partner Program To Target SDN, Data Center Opportunities Set To ‘Pop’
CRN details Pluribus Partners First, which ‘will empower the company’s global partner ecosystem with the knowledge they need to compete in the open networking and hybrid-multi-cloud arena, the fastest-growing segment of the data center switching market…
Mike Capuano of Pluribus describes the main benefits of Partners First, “Knowledge through training, joint marketing and access to the top-notch Pluribus pre-and post-sales teams…
On episode 305 of the Network Break podcast, the networking experts at Packet Pushers break down the latest scalability news from Pluribus (starting at the 21:00 mark.)
Extending the Adaptive Cloud Fabric will help the customer that’s making a commitment to operating data centers locally or on the edge and wants to increase capacity rather than move everything to a public cloud…
SDxCentral reports on the Adaptive Cloud Fabric: ‘With its architecture now equipped to scale to 256, 512, or 1,024 switches in a unified fabric, Pluribus Networks is eyeing deployments on a scale that is largely nonexistent today.’
Pluribus plays a key role in the Phase 1 deployment of Rural Cloud Initiative’s Farm of the Future.
Network World details the release of Pluribus Netvisor ONE 6.0, including expanded support for Broadcom-based switch series.
Recent news around release 6.0 of Netvisor ONE network operating system and release 6.0 of the Pluribus UNUM management and Insight Analytics platform.
Business Continuity Plans (BCP) need to expand to include pandemic scenarios and this will likely mean that test lab automation will become an essential part of these plans. Find out more from Pluribus CMO Mike Capuano in this contribution to Data Center Dynamics.
SDxCentral provides more details around the highly unique IoT Video Security Fabric from Pluribus Networks and Dell Technologies. “The new IoT Video Security Fabric aims to solve … capex and complexity problem(s) by running on white box switches over any existing transport network.”
“Despite a maturing market, there is no single path to the software-defined future of data center infrastructure. In fact, there are several considerations, perhaps none as critical as the decision to go with a controller-based versus a controllerless architecture.” Learn more from Jay Gill of Pluribus Marketing.
Enabling Mission-Critical Digital Transformation: Pluribus Provides an Open, Virtualized, and Highly Programmable Network Fabric
“To compete and thrive in the future, businesses must take full advantage of the opportunities provided by emerging technology — or be left in the dust. That’s why now, more than 200 customers and partners, including mobile operators, hosts, and managed services providers, are turning to Pluribus Networks to meet the rapidly evolving needs of the businesses they serve.”
“[UNUM] unifies automation, management and analytics into one offering that can help organizations automate the entire network lifecycle from implementation all the way through to operation and optimization while enabling intent-based network operations with reduced deployment times…”
“Pluribus’ model is based around a decentralized network system approach, meaning that there is no single, central controller that is required for the entire system to function.”
“Pluribus and Celestica have collaborated closely to deliver a disaggregated software-hardware offering that responds to the extensive and exacting needs of these increasingly important distributed cloud environments,” says Brad Casemore, research vice president, Datacentre Networks, IDC.
“Pluribus views edge computing in the context of distributed cloud architecture. Centralized data centers, regional or colocation facilities, remote cabinets, and a base station on premises can all be used for edge computing…’we’re really slimming down what’s required to deploy at the edge location from a networking perspective.’”
Pluribus Networks says it has designed a system that is purpose built for distributed cloud and the edge.
Pluribus Networks is helping telecoms and managed service providers expand their data center infrastructure to include smaller edge locations, grow their cloud offerings, and inject more network automation into their environments.
“We have created a full networking automation package that is all pre-integrated with SDN, virtualization, network analytics, and network segmentation which the enterprise, especially mid and small-sized companies can use without needing a deep pool of engineering talent. The smallest IT teams can automate their data center networks.” – Mike Capuano, CMO, Pluribus Networks.
“The company continues to be ranked as a leader in SDN and data center modernization by IT research firms.”
“U.K.-based Anana tapped Dell EMC open networking hardware and Pluribus Networks SDN as part of its data center modernization project. It’s the latest in a string of customer wins for Dell and Pluribus.”
“The deal with Anana followed on the heels of Pluribus and Dell EMC making similar announcements recently with the Amsterdam Internet Exchange and Italy’s Scavolini.”
“Pluribus Networks CEO Kumar Srikantan recently sat down with Authority Magazine to discuss leadership, decision-making and the importance of a trusted advisor. ‘Whether it’s a founder, an investor or a board member, you need someone in a leadership position who you trust and can lean on to get a grounded view of the company.’”
“The technology is ready – creating a software-defined cloud interconnect fabric will enable smaller providers to compete effectively with larger providers and increase the value of their data centers. Learn more from Pluribus director of marketing Jay Gill.”
Jay Gill of Pluribus Networks notes: “The key theme from customers we talk to is that need to get more efficient in the way they operate their cloud infrastructure so they can move the staff onto more valuable things.”
Mike Capuano, CMO, Pluribus Networks joined speakers from eWEEK, ZK Research and The Bloom Group for the discussion “Living on the Edge: A New Era of Enterprise Computing.”
Pluribus Networks, an innovator in open networking and next-generation software-defined networking (SDN), announced that AMS-IX has deployed Pluribus’ Netvisor ONE operating system and the Adaptive Cloud Fabric, along with Dell EMC Open Networking hardware, as part of a multi-site network modernization project.
AMS-IX says it is using Pluribus Networks open networking and software defined networking (SDN) with Dell EMC Open Networking hardware, as part of a multi-site network modernization project.
Pluribus Networks announced a new customer relationship with Metro Digital Group, a leader in the design, implementation, and service of rich media production pipelines for the entertainment and broadcast industries.
“With this controllerless approach, there’s no SDN brain in the sky and no need to worry about the cost of the controllers and the redundancy of the controller…Everything is right on the switches in a highly distributed, highly resilient fashion.” – Jay Gill, senior director of marketing, Pluribus Networks.
AMS-IX picked Pluribus’ Linux-based Netvisor ONE operating system (NOS) for its ability to create a software-defined networking (SDN) fabric that federates a large number of geographically distributed switches to appear as one logical switch, all of which simplifies network operations.
Metro Digital Group, an MSP technology company supporting rich media production pipelines for entertainment and broadcast including some of Hollywood’s leading creative companies and agencies, has selected Pluribus Networks’ SDN to deliver high-performance connectivity and deep visibility.
“We’re going to replace this internet edge router with a cost-optimized white box” – Mike Capuano, CMO, Pluribus Networks
“This is a cost-effective alternative to a traditional router, which is sort of a Swiss Army knife that can fit into many more applications.” – Alessandro Barbieri, vice president of product management, Pluribus Networks
“The question of cost becomes an issue when thousands of locations or more need to be built by colos, CSPs and MSPS. Using a white-box approach may be the best way to achieve the cost-benefit analysis needed to justify these investments.”
“It comes in at about one-fifth the cost of a traditional data center gateway router that you might get from the bigger vendors.” – Mike Capuano, CMO, Pluribus Networks
Pluribus delivers network monitoring and SDN fabric solutions for enhanced insight, agility and security to data center infrastructure. The Pluribus Networks Adaptive Cloud Fabric delivers a controllerless SDN fabric that provides a virtual extensible LAN overlay to simplify networking for distributed clouds.
Pluribus CEO & President Kumar Srikantan is profiled by CIO Bulletin and named one of their 10 best CEOs to watch in 2019.
“Pluribus Networks, working with Partners Vapor IO, Packet, and MobiledgeX, deployed its networking fabric across three Kinetic Edge sites in Chicago and says it achieved over six times lower latency with edge compute compared to cloud-based networking.”
Mike Capuano, CMO, Pluribus Networks, shares his perspective on trends in SDN in this feature story.
“In order to address challenges associated with a centralized cloud environment for IoT applications, there will be an explosion of mini and micro data centers,” said Mike Capuano, CMO, Pluribus Networks.
Pluribus Networks is highlighted as an open networking player in this article on the evolution of the campus edge LAN switching market.
Learn more about Pluribus’ controllerless approach that distributes the network intelligence into the switches themselves in this explainer video with Mike Capuano, CMO.
Watch Mike Capuano, Pluribus Networks CMO, describe challenges and solutions for distributed cloud and edge computing.
In this video, Pluribus Networks’ executive Mike Capuano talks with Ray Le Maistre about the drivers of distributed cloud (a.k.a. edge compute).
Pluribus Networks is recognized as a “winner” and considered among the players that “have a chance to flourish as the investment in infrastructure shifts to the edge and the cloud domain,” according to FierceTelecom.
Pluribus announced that version 5.0 of the Netvisor ONE OS has been optimized for edge computing. The latest version of Netvisor ONE OS doubles the number of containerized virtual router instances per switch to provide support for up to 2,000 virtual routing and forwarding instances (VRFs) per network slice, said Mike Capuano, Pluribus Networks’ Chief Marketing Officer.
“Where we’re headed with this announcement is we are stretching our fabric out to the edge for edge computing or what we call distributed cloud. That increases agility and reduces operational costs for folks who are deploying edge computing,” said Mike Capuano, Pluribus Networks’ Chief Marketing Officer.
Pluribus Networks, firmly ensconced in the next-gen networking camp with software-centric, open networking offerings on bare-metal (or white-box) hardware, has updated those offerings with a distinct focus on the edge of distributed cloud implementations.
Pluribus Networks announces next generation of its Adaptive Cloud Fabric extends support for the Edge
“Our 5.0 OS release is really about our expanded version into Edge compute environments, where our Adaptive Cloud Fabric really helps to increase agility and reduce operational costs,” said Mike Capuano, Pluribus Networks’ Chief Marketing Officer.
The Kinetic Edge Alliance, a group of hardware, software and networking companies, will collaborate to accelerate the integration of edge solutions.
2019 is going to be truly exciting as we will see a confluence of various technologies, architectures and vendors coming together to solve a profound new class of edge use cases. Pluribus Networks CMO Mike Capuano offers his take on five trends picking up steam this year.
Pluribus Networks CMO Mike Capuano shares perspective on best practices for approaching data center interconnect and considerations to factor in to ensure success.
The mission for this new “umbrella organization” is to establish an open framework for edge computing independent of hardware, silicon, cloud, or operating system.
To address enterprises’ growing data center networking needs, Pluribus Networks will now support five additional Edgecore Networks switches on its modular network operating system.
Like other software defined initiatives, software defined networking (SDN) abstracts the networking operating environment from the hardware switches and controller. The SDN promise is to reduce cos…
The move to commodity hardware changed the way data centers scale compute and storage resources. The network, for the most part, is being left out of the movement. Once an organization makes a network…
This white box networking review sheds some light on the variations, as it’s all too easy to confuse the intricacies of white boxes, universal CPEs and brite boxes.
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The software-defined data center is the next evolution for infrastructure and automation with promises of lower costs, greater agility and increased scalability. Here is CRN’s list of the 50 vendors leading the development of the software-defined data center.
An IDC report named Apstra, Big Switch Networks, Plexxi and Pluribus Networks as SDN providers to watch; Martello aims to validate Elfiq-based SD-WAN; and Aryaka extends to China.
Check out the top SDN and SD-WAN news and trends stories from 2017 to prepare for what comes next in 2018.
On day two of Networking Field Day, Pluribus Networks gave us a rundown on what is possible with their Netvisor OS, whitebox hardware, and a distributed architecture.
What does it take to truly be software defined? Tom Hollingsworth takes a quick look at the journey of Pluribus Networks from hardware and software vendor to a networking and analytics software company.
Ericsson reportedly has a second major carrier going live with cloud and NFV infrastructure, but the company snaring bragging rights out of the deal is SDN startup Pluribus.
Ericsson’s recent deal with Swisscom in launching a cloud platform for the Swiss telecommunication operator involved network components from Pluribus Networks.
SDN startup has a big NFV role
It’s no secret that network analytics is quickly becoming the Golden Goose of IT. There are no shortage of players in this important segment, largely because no one has a perfect option. Do analytics need to be integrated into hardware or a pure software play? Should the goal of analytics to be an aggregated abstraction…
I was privileged to visit Pluribus Networks as a delegate at Network Field Day 16 a couple of weeks ago.
D-Link announced the new DXS-500-54S can now come pre-loaded with Pluribus’ network operating system.
IT organizations should expect to see D-Link expand its portfolio of bare-metal switches to compete more aggressively against incumbent networking vendors in the data center.
Netvisor gets a crack at the consumer and SME channel in new 54-port switch
D-Line has already certified a Pluribus OS to run on the open hardware.
CRN looks at 10 of the coolest and most-sought-after SDN technologies in the market during the first half of 2017.
“In short, it’s the same old, but yet all new, Pluribus Networks. Nice to have a familiar blip reappear on my radar. I’ll be watching them over 2017 to see what comes next.”
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SDN controllers introduced undesired complexity and limit interoperability.
Pluribus replaces current SDN software with Adaptive Cloud Fabric.
Transitioning to software-defined data centers is made easier with Pluribus Networks virtualized switches, the company says.
Pluribus Networks announced a Netvisor SDN upgrade with its adaptive cloud fabric that replaces controller SDN architecture.
Pluribus replaces current SDN software with Adaptive Cloud Fabric.
Pluribus is reaching out to partners for help rebooting its Adaptive Cloud Fabric vision.
Pluribus Networks today announced a major evolution to its Software-Defined Networking (SDN) strategy with the introduction of the Adaptive Cloud Fabric™ virtualized architecture.
Pluribus Networks today announced a major evolution to its Software-Defined Networking (SDN) strategy with the introduction of the Adaptive Cloud Fabric virtualized architecture.
Pluribus Networks announced an Adaptive Cloud Fabric architecture that enables virtual networks to be extended across multiple data centers.