Media Coverage

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

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.

April 23, 2018

RSA roundup: 5 security vendors CISOs need to be aware of

Here are five companies that cybersecurity professionals should consider in their quest to keep their organizations secure.

April 16, 2018

2018 Software-Defined Data Center 50

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.

April 4, 2018

IDC names four SDN providers to watch

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.

December 20, 2017

Biggest SDN and SD-WAN news and trends of 2017

Check out the top SDN and SD-WAN news and trends stories from 2017 to prepare for what comes next in 2018.

The Network Stack
November 3, 2017

Pluribus Networks – Whtebox Fabric #NFDD16

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.

Gestalt IT
November 2, 2017

Pluribus Networks Is the Definition of “Software Defined”

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.

Light Reading
October 27, 2017

Ericsson Cloud Blossoms, as Telstra NFV Goes Live

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.

October 18, 2017

Pluribus Sees Validation in Ericsson Cloud Deployments

Ericsson’s recent deal with Swisscom in launching a cloud platform for the Swiss telecommunication operator involved network components from Pluribus Networks.

October 12, 2017

What’s Behind the Ericsson Swisscom Deal? Pluribus

SDN startup has a big NFV role

Gestalt IT
October 9, 2017

E Tu Pluribus Networks UNUM?

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...

Packet Pushers
September 26, 2017

Briefings in Brief 001: Pluribus Partners With D-Link

Pluribus Networks has partnered with D-Link to put the Netvisor OS on D-Link’s DXS-5000 open networking switch series. Please note: Link is to a page with audio.

Fragmentation Needed
September 26, 2017

Pluribus Networks… Wait, where are we again?

I was privileged to visit Pluribus Networks as a delegate at Network Field Day 16 a couple of weeks ago.

Enterprise Networking Planet
August 28, 2017

D-Link Adds Pluribus Networks’ Netvisor OS Support to Open Networking Hardware

D-Link announced the new DXS-500-54S can now come pre-loaded with Pluribus' network operating system.

August 24, 2017

D-Link Unveils Bare-Metal Switch

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.

The Register
August 23, 2017

D-Link in Pluribus-powered white box play to target enterprise sales

Netvisor gets a crack at the consumer and SME channel in new 54-port switch

August 22, 2017

D-Link Brings Bare Metal Switches to Enterprise Applications

D-Line has already certified a Pluribus OS to run on the open hardware.

July 31, 2017



July 17, 2017

The 10 Coolest Software-Defined Networking Technologies Of 2017 (So Far)

CRN looks at 10 of the coolest and most-sought-after SDN technologies in the market during the first half of 2017.

May 23, 2017

Pluribus Networks Gets Back On My Radar With Adaptive Cloud Fabric Announcement

"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."

NETWORK Computing
April 28, 2017

Meet the Best of Interop ITX 2017 Finalists

Check out these IT products that are pushing the envelope in cloud, infrastructure, and more.

Virtualization & Could Review
April 25, 2017

Pluribus Evolves SDN Strategy by Killing the Controller

SDN controllers introduced undesired complexity and limit interoperability.

Network World
April 25, 2017

Pluribus recharges, expands software-defined network platform

Pluribus replaces current SDN software with Adaptive Cloud Fabric.

April 25, 2017

Virtual Switches Promise Simpler Software-Defined Data Centers

Transitioning to software-defined data centers is made easier with Pluribus Networks virtualized switches, the company says.

April 25, 2017

Pluribus replaces controller SDN architecture with adaptive cloud fabric

Pluribus Networks announced a Netvisor SDN upgrade with its adaptive cloud fabric that replaces controller SDN architecture.

April 25, 2017

Pluribus recharges, expands software-defined network platform

Pluribus replaces current SDN software with Adaptive Cloud Fabric.

Channel Partners
April 25, 2017

Pluribus Networks: Budget SDN Without Aggressive Discounting

Pluribus is reaching out to partners for help rebooting its Adaptive Cloud Fabric vision.