Media Coverage

Read from leading publications featuring Pluribus Networks and our open networking and next-generation SDN solutions

January 8, 2020

5 Hot Software-Defined Networking Companies You Need To Watch In 2020

"The company continues to be ranked as a leader in SDN and data center modernization by IT research firms."

January 8, 2020

Anana Taps Dell, Pluribus SDN for Data Center Project

"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."

January 8, 2020

Pluribus Networks and Dell EMC rack up data center customer win

"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."

December 19, 2019

“5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Became CEO of Pluribus Networks,” With Kumar Srikantan

"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.'"

December 6, 2019

Building a cloud interconnect fabric

"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."

IT Europa
November 25, 2019

Data centre efficiency drives Pluribus’ European deals

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.”

October 18, 2019

Living on the Edge: A New Era of Enterprise Computing

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.”

Cloud Computing Magazine
October 16, 2019

Opening Up Data Centers as Interconnections Skyrocket, Pluribus and Dell Power Up AMS-IX

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.

IT Europa
October 11, 2019

Amsterdam Internet upgrades with Pluribus and Dell

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.

October 10, 2019

Hollywood’s digital effects leaders leverage Pluribus Networks for high performance connectivity

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.

October 10, 2019

AMS-IX Data Centers Tap Pluribus SDN, Dell Open Switches

“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.

October 10, 2019

Amsterdam Internet Exchange deploys Pluribus SDN and Dell switches to enable automation and control

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.

September 20, 2019

Metro Digital Group Selects Pluribus Networks for Its SDN-based Connectivity

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.

June 6, 2019

Pluribus Unveils White Box Gateway Router With Deep Slicing Capabilities

“We’re going to replace this internet edge router with a cost-optimized white box” - Mike Capuano, CMO, Pluribus Networks

TechTarget - SearchNetworking
June 6, 2019

Pluribus Networks unveils edge router for service providers

"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

Comm & Tech Blog -
June 6, 2019

Pluribus Networks Launches White Box Multi-Tenant Data Center Gateway Router

“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.”

Channel Futures
June 6, 2019

Pluribus Networks Intros Cost-Efficient Gateway Router

“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

CRN Software-Defined Data Center 50 - 2019
June 5, 2019

2019 Software-Defined Data Center 50: Hot SDDC Vendors To Watch

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.

CIO Bulletin
June 1, 2019

10 Best CEOs to watch 2019

Pluribus CEO & President Kumar Srikantan is profiled by CIO Bulletin and named one of their 10 best CEOs to watch in 2019.

May 22, 2019

Exclusive: Pluribus Demos Low-Latency Networking Fabric at Kinetic Edge

“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.”

Light Reading
April 24, 2019

Leading Lights 2019 Finalists: Most Innovative Telco Cloud Product Strategy (Vendor)

Pluribus Networks has been named a finalist in the “Most Innovative Telco Cloud Product Strategy" category.

Network World
April 16, 2019

What SDN is and where it’s going

Mike Capuano, CMO, Pluribus Networks, shares his perspective on trends in SDN in this feature story.

Embedded Computing Design
March 22, 2019

5G Adds Distributed Cloud Capability for Intelligent Edge

“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.

TechTarget - SearchNetworking
March 20, 2019

The campus edge switch market evolves, offers new innovations

Pluribus Networks is highlighted as an open networking player in this article on the evolution of the campus edge LAN switching market.

March 19, 2019

Why Controllerless Software-defined Networking for the Distributed Cloud?

Learn more about Pluribus’ controllerless approach that distributes the network intelligence into the switches themselves in this explainer video with Mike Capuano, CMO.

March 12, 2019

Lightboard Video: Why The Edge is Demanding Next Generation Network Fabrics

Watch Mike Capuano, Pluribus Networks CMO, describe challenges and solutions for distributed cloud and edge computing.

Light Reading
March 8, 2019

Delivering on Edge Compute

In this video, Pluribus Networks' executive Mike Capuano talks with Ray Le Maistre about the drivers of distributed cloud (a.k.a. edge compute).

March 7, 2019

Industry Voices—Raynovich: Winners and losers from Mobile World Congress

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.

February 28, 2019

Pluribus Networks Focuses on the Edge

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.

February 27, 2019

Pluribus Networks makes a move to the edge with its network fabric

“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.

Virtualization & Could Review
February 27, 2019

Pluribus Pivots to the Distributed Cloud Edge

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.
February 27, 2019

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.

Network World
February 14, 2019

Vapor IO Heads New Edge Computing Alliance

The Kinetic Edge Alliance, a group of hardware, software and networking companies, will collaborate to accelerate the integration of edge solutions.
February 7, 2019

Pluribus Networks 2019 Predictions: 5 Trends to Watch in 2019

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.

Mission Critical
February 4, 2019

Unifying Your Multisite Data Center With A Data Center Interconnect Fabric

Pluribus Networks CMO Mike Capuano shares perspective on best practices for approaching data center interconnect and considerations to factor in to ensure success.

IOT Evolution
January 25, 2019

Edging Closer to Interoperable, Linux Foundation Aims to Simplify Edge Computing

The mission for this new “umbrella organization” is to establish an open framework for edge computing independent of hardware, silicon, cloud, or operating system.

December 3, 2018

Pluribus Broadens Support for Edgecore White Box Switches

To address enterprises’ growing data center networking needs, Pluribus Networks will now support five additional Edgecore Networks switches on its modular network operating system.

May 21, 2018

What is Software Defined Networking?

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…

May 20, 2018

Why Has SDN Adoption Been So Slow?

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…

May 1, 2018

A refresher course on white box networking equipment

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.