Our Partners

Abiquo

Founded in 2006, Abiquo is one of the original pioneers of cloud computing. This early start, and over 75 man-years of engineering effort, have allowed us to build the broadest and deepest hybrid cloud management software solution available on the market today. Designed from the ground up as a strategic solution to meet the needs of customers, unlike other solutions, Abiquo was specifically architected to be hardware and hypervisor independent from the start – a tremendous advantage in today’s heterogeneous environments. You can see from the timeline below that Abiquo’s cloud management software supported multiple infrastructure types from the first version, and has now grown to manage cloud environments from on-premise hypervisors to public clouds.


 

ADVA Optical

At ADVA Optical Networking we're creating new opportunities for tomorrow's networks, a new vision for a connected world. Our intelligent telecommunications hardware, software and services have been deployed by several hundred service providers and thousands of enterprises. Over the past twenty years, our innovative connectivity solutions have helped to drive our customers’ networks forward, helped to drive their businesses to new levels of success. We forge close working relationships with all our customers. As your trusted partner we ensure that we're always ready to exceed your networking expectations.


Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise is a global innovator and provider of advanced communications and networking technologies focused on helping our customers realize the potential of the connected world.  With the help of a global network of resellers, technology partners and consultants, they design, deploy and support solutions to meet your business needs.

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise has recognized the need for enterprise networks to be more aware of the applications that they transport. It has developed an Application Fluent Programmable Network optimized to provide programmability, application fluency, and a global control view for enterprise scale networks.


Allot

Allot Communications empowers service providers to monetize and optimize their networks, enterprises to enhance productivity and consumers to enjoy an always-on digital lifestyle experience. Allot’s advanced DPI-based broadband solutions identify and leverage network intelligence to analyze, protect, improve and enrich mobile, fixed and cloud service delivery and user experience. Allot’s unique blend of innovative technology, proven know-how and collaborative approach to industry standards and partnerships enables network operators worldwide to elevate their role in the digital lifestyle ecosystem and to open the door to a wealth of new business opportunities.


Aria Networks

Networks and data centres face the same challenges: how to predict and profitably deliver the right network, computing and storage capacity for customers whist an explosion of data consumption and demand is taking place. The fear of failing to deliver often drives networks and data centres to over-compensate, with under-utilised infrastructure and assets draining profitability. Aria Networks offers a unique approach to tackling today’s capacity planning and management challenges. We remove the guesswork; allowing service providers to identify capacity utilisation, accurately model demand, and recognise – for the first time – the true cost of service delivery.


Aruba Networks

Aruba Networks, an HP company, is a leading provider of next-generation network access solutions for the mobile enterprise. The company’s Mobility-Defined Networks™ empower IT departments and #GenMobile, a new generation of tech-savvy users who rely on their mobile devices for every aspect of work and personal communication. Aruba Mobility-Defined Networks automate infrastructure-wide performance optimization, including SDN optimization of Skype for Business, resulting in dramatically improved productivity and lower operating costs. Aruba is based in Sunnyvale, California, and has operations worldwide.


AudioCodes

AudioCodes Ltd. designs, manufactures and sells advanced Voice over IP and converged VoIP and Data networking products and applications to Service Providers and Enterprises. AudioCodes’ products are deployed globally in IP, Mobile, Cable, and Broadband Access networks, as well as small, medium and large Enterprises. The company provides a diverse range of innovative, cost-effective products for converged VoIP and Data networks including Media Gateways, Enterprise Session Border Controllers (E-SBC), Residential Gateways, Multi-Service Business Routers, vE-CPE platform, IP Phones, Mobile VoIP Clients, Media Servers and Value Added Applications


A10

A10 Networks is a U.S. public company specializing in the manufacturing of application delivery controllers (software and hardware). Founded in 2004 by Lee Chen,[1] co-founder of Foundry Networks, A10 originally serviced just the identity management market with its line of ID Series products.[2] In early 2007 they added bandwidth management appliances (EX Series).


Broadcom

Broadcom Corporation, a FORTUNE 500 company, is a global leader and innovator in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications. Broadcom products seamlessly deliver voice, video, data and multimedia connectivity in the home, office and mobile environments. With the industry's broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art system-on-a-chip and embedded software solutions, Broadcom is changing the world by Connecting everything.


Brocade

Brocade networking solutions help the world’s leading organizations transition smoothly to a world where applications and information reside anywhere. Today, Brocade is transforming data center networks with the agility, flexibility, and innovation that empowers organizations to leverage the unique business opportunities enabled by the New IP. Open, software-driven, and cloud-optimized solutions for data center, campus, and service provider networks reduce complexity and cost while helping organizations increase the efficiency of their IT infrastructures. In particular, Brocade delivers robust solutions for Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV). Utilizing these breakthrough solutions, organizations can better manage unprecedented data growth and a wide range of requirements driven by mobility and the cloud.


Calient

Calient Technologies is the global leader in pure photonic Optical Circuit Switching with systems that enable dynamic optical layer optimization in next generation data centers and software defined networks. Calient’s 3D MEMS switches allow data center operators to offload large highly persistent data flows from packet networks to optical circuit switched networks resulting significant improvements in utilization of expensive compute resources and the ability to economically deploy 40 Gbit/s and 100 Gbit/s services immediately. The company designs and manufactures its systems using the state of art MEMS fabrication equipment at its corporate headquarters in Santa Barbara California.


Centec Networks

Centec Networks provides innovative switching silicon and whitebox solutions for SDN. Centec is committed to integrating SDN into carrier, enterprise and data center networks. Leveraging high performance open SDN architecture, Centec enables customers’ networks to seamlessly migrate from traditional L2, L3 and MPLS/MPLS-TP architecture to the new SDN track. Together with their customers, Centec is redefining network switching with optimized investment and more opening capability to create value for future and today.


Clavister

Clavister is a network security vendor delivering a full range of network security solutions for both physical and virtualized environments. Our network security solutions are used by a wide range of organizations throughout the world, including mobile and network security solutions for large enterprises, cloud service providers and telecom operators. Our product portfolio demonstrates world-class performance, flexibility and robustness.


Compass-Eos

Compass EOS is a next generation networking company. Its photonic backplane technology, icPhotonics™ powers ultra-bandwidth dense networking devices that bring networking into the age of modularity and virtualization. The Compass-EOS icPhotonics™ technology is the world’s first commercial silicon for inter-chip optical interconnect. Its family of routers and SDN Forwarding Planes is a new breed of scale-out networking devices, enabling SDN-based, simplified architectures in service provider networks. Since 2006 Compass-EOS has attracted top-tier investors ranging from leading venture capital funds to service providers and networking suppliers.


Dell

Dell listens to its customers and uses that insight to make technology simpler and create innovative solutions that simplify daily activities and help people stay, entertained, connected and in touch. Dell’s SDN strategy is built on providing customers a choice, allowing them to tailor networks to their specific needs. Dell is committed to open standards and SDN and is pleased to join NEC’s SDN Spaces to empower ecosystem partners and customers to innovate and enable new capabilities” said Arpit Joshipura, Vice President Product Management & Strategy, Dell Networking.”


Exfo

EXFO develops smarter network test, data and analytics solutions for the world’s leading communications service providers, network equipment manufacturers and webscales. Since 1986, Exfo’s worked side by side with clients in the lab, field, data center, boardroom and beyond to pioneer essential technology and methods for each phase of the network lifecycle. Exfo's portfolio of test orchestration and real-time 3D analytics solutions turn complex into simple and deliver business-critical insights from the network, service and subscriber dimensions.


Extreme Networks

Extreme Networks, Inc. is setting a new standard for superior customer experience by delivering network-powered innovation and market leading service and support. The company delivers high-performance switching and routing products for data center and core-to-edge networks, wired/wireless LAN access, and unified network management and control. Our award-winning solutions include software-defined networking (SDN), cloud and high-density Wi-Fi, BYOD and enterprise mobility, identity access management and security.


F5 Networks

F5 Networks provides solutions for an application world. F5 helps organizations seamlessly scale cloud, data center, and software defined networking (SDN) deployments to successfully deliver applications to anyone, anywhere, at any time. F5 solutions broaden the reach of IT through an open, extensible framework and a rich partner ecosystem of leading technology and data center orchestration vendors. This approach lets customers pursue the infrastructure model that best fits their needs over time. The world’s largest businesses, service providers, government entities, and consumer brands rely on F5 to stay ahead of cloud, security, and mobility trends.


Fortinet

Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) protects the most valuable assets of some of the largest enterprise, service provider and government organizations across the globe. The company's fast, secure and global cybersecurity solutions provide broad, high-performance protection against dynamic security threats while simplifying the IT infrastructure. They are strengthened by the industry's highest level of threat research, intelligence and analytics. Unlike pure-play network security providers, Fortinet can solve organizations' most important security challenges, whether in networked, application or mobile environments - be it virtualized/cloud or physical. More than 200,000 customers worldwide, including some of the largest and most complex organizations, trust Fortinet to protect their brands.


Gencore Systems

Gencore Systems, headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, offers a non-intrusive, network-based application performance management solution that provides deep-insights into service delivery and user experience of cloud applications, and helps troubleshoot performance bottlenecks in a proactive manner. Our Gencore Intelligence Engine (GenIE) platform enables flexible application performance monitoring, customizable alerts, and predictive analytics.Our solution is compatible with both private and public cloud setups, as well as data centers that deploy state-of-the-art Software-defined Networking (SDN) technologies. The company is a spinoff from the University of Pennsylvania, and has incorporated award-winning research into its products.


HCL Technologies

HCL Technologies brings and provides IT and engineering multi-service expertise under one roof to solve complex Telecom & Networking business solutions by leveraging the extensive global infrastructure and network of offices in 31 countries. Service offerings ranging across end to end product engineering including Hardware, Mechanical, VLSI, ASIC, Reference Board Design, Embedded software capabilities and Application Development for routers & switches, wireless network products, Wireless Network Rollout, Deployment & Support, Routing & Switching, Unified Communication, Value Added Services, Convergence, and Mobility Solutions & Handset & Device Development & Testing.


H-Log

H-Log QoS Telecom is a leading providers of Network and Application Performance Assurance Solution to Analyse & Report (24x7), Network Quality Parameters (QoS) and customer Experience (QoE). H-Log QoS Telecom design Test Solutions for Service Provider and IT/Enterprise. Their solution provides visibility on the Performances and Availabilities of critical Business Applications, and on the network infrastructure. By providing Hardware & Software solution, H-Log QoS Telecom Solutions have the capability to measure the QoS with sub 100µs accuracy between any 2 points on the network, whatever technology used, legacy or NFV/SDN, or Hybrid (Legacy & NFV/SDN).


HP

HP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. With the broadest technology portfolio spanning printing, personal systems, software, services and IT infrastructure, HP delivers solutions for customers’ most complex challenges in every region of the world. .

Through HP and NEC’s global alliance, NEC can offer HP’s SDN ready switching portfolio alongside the NEC PFC controller in the data center; and HP SDN campus solutions to customers looking for campus networking solutions to drive automated provisioning for Microsoft Lync and enforce real-time security through OpenFlow.


Intel

Intel is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world's computing devices. As a leader in corporate responsibility and sustainability, Intel also manufactures the world's first commercially available "conflict-free" microprocessors.


Ixia

Ixia develops amazing products so its customers can connect the world. Ixia helps its customers provide an always-on user experience through fast, secure delivery of dynamic, connected technologies and services. Through actionable insights that accelerate and secure application and service delivery, Ixia's customers benefit from faster time to market, optimized application performance and higher-quality deployments.With every innovative new networking strategy and solution comes the need to test its efficiency. As demand for accessibility, connectivity, immense server processing, and new applications and services increases in today’s dynamic market, a new network paradigm of SDN testing is imperative in order for service providers to turn OpenFlow into a reality. Ixia SDN test solutions enable equipment manufacturers, service providers, enterprises, and government agencies to conduct SDN testing via OpenFlow.


Juniper Networks

Juniper Networks delivers innovation across routing, switching and security. Juniper Networks’ innovations in software, silicon and systems transform the experience and economics of networking. Juniper Networks was born from a willingness to challenge conventional thinking. Our routing solutions are the result of some of the industry’s most groundbreaking innovations across every aspect of networking technology: in silicon, systems and software. They continue to be the industry benchmark for performance, scale and rapid services deployment, giving customers a competitive advantage as they set out to build the best networks on the planet.


Kaspersky Lab

Kaspersky Lab is one of the world’s fastest-growing cybersecurity companies and the largest that is privately-owned. The company is ranked among the world’s top four vendors of IT security solutions (IDC, 2014). Since 1997 Kaspersky Lab has been an innovator in cybersecurity and provides effective digital security solutions and threat intelligence for large enterprises, SMBs and consumers. Kaspersky Lab is an international company, operating in almost 200 countries and territories across the globe, providing protection for over 400 million users worldwide.


Kemp Technologies

With over 20,000 worldwide clients and offices in America, Europe, Asia and South America, KEMP Technologies is the industry leader in price/performance value for load balancers and application delivery controllers. Utilizing SDN information LoadMaster extends its loadbalancing intelligence to include the L2 infrastructure. Since 2000, KEMP has been helping businesses grow by providing 24/7 infrastructure availability, better web performance and secure operations while streamlining IT costs.


Lanner

Lanner Electronics Inc (TAIEX 6245) is a world leading provider of design, engineering and manufacturing services for advanced and customizable SDN and NFV network computing appliances for system integrator, service providers and application developers. Building a more agile and flexible network for delivering on-demand network functions requires full-featured hardware solutions that are specifically designed for SDN/NFV architectures. Aiming for vCPE, vADC, SD-Security, SD-Storage, SD-WAN Optimization, and other carrier-grade NFV applications, Lanner offers innovative network appliances featuring Intel x86 architectures, high-throughput, high port density design, scalable LAN configuration and high-availability bypass technology.


Metaswitch Networks

Metaswitch is powering the transition of communication networks into a cloud-based, software-centric, all-IP future. As the world’s leading network software provider, we design, develop, deliver and support commercial and open sorce software solutions for network operators. Our high performance software runs on commercial, off-the-shelf hardware, as appliances or in the cloud. We package this software into solutions that are redefining consumer and business communications and enabling the interconnection between diverse network services and technologies. We also apply our software development expertise to removing network virtualization complexities in the data center, with a solution that easily scales and secures workload interconnection in support of mission-critical IT and real-time communication applications.


Microsoft

At Microsoft, we're motivated and inspired every day by how our customers use our software to find creative solutions to business problems, develop breakthrough ideas, and stay connected to what's most important to them.

We are committed long term to the mission of helping our customers realize their full potential. Just as we constantly update and improve our products, we want to continually evolve our company to be in the best position to accelerate new technologies as they emerge and to better serve our customers.


Netrounds

Netrounds provides programmable, software-based network performance and service assurance solutions that help to enhance the end user experience of IP-based services, such as Internet, TV, voice and other quality-demanding business services.

Netrounds reduces the need for proprietary test instruments, lowering network test and assurance costs while also enabling remote support to rapidly identify the root cause of network issues with minimal onsite visits and field engineering. Its solutions are used by more than 270 network operators, service providers and enterprises worldwide. Netrounds is headquartered in Lulea, Sweden, with offices in Stockholm, Sweden and Boston, Massachusetts.


NoviFlow

NoviFlow develops high performance Ethernet switches compliant with the latest OpenFlow protocol and designed to address two key needs of initial SDN deployments: the capacity to handle large numbers of flows and network scalability.Through its strategic partnerships, NoviFlow offers end-to-end solutions for data center operators and network operators that combine its advanced data plane processing capabilities with partner-provided OpenFlow controllers and applications. These solutions effectively leverage SDN technology to resolve specific network pain points and improve network economies.Used with NEC’s Programmable Flow Controller, NoviFlow OpenFlow switches are the ideal platform for the implementation of SDN and NFV in today’s high volume networks. NoviFlow was established in 2012 and has offices in Sunnyvale, Montreal, and Seattle.


Open DayLight

Open Daylight is a community-led, open, industry-supported framework, for accelerating adoption, fostering new innovation, reducing risk and creating a more transparent approach to Software-Defined Networking.

Open Daylight is a Collaborative Project at The Linux Foundation. It is structured using open source development best practices, and is comprised of the leading organizations in the technology industry. NEC is a founding member of Open Daylight and leading VTN (Virtual Tenant Network) project.


Palo Alto

Palo Alto Network is leading a new era in cybersecurity by protecting thousands of enterprise, government, and service provider networks from cyber threats. Because of our deep expertise, commitment to innovation and game-changing security platform, thousands of customers have chosen us and we are the fastest growing security company in the market. Our security platform natively brings together all key network security functions, including advanced threat protection, firewall, IDS/IPS, and URL filtering. Because these functions are natively-built into the platform and share important information across the respective disciplines, we ensure better security than legacy firewalls, UTMs, or point threat detection products.


Qosmos

Qosmos leads the market for embedded Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) and network intelligence technology used in physical, SDN and NFV architectures. The company supplies software to vendors who embed real-time application awareness in their products for traffic optimization, service chaining, quality of service, analytics, cyber security and more. Qosmos brings fast time to market for network intelligence and continuous protocol signature updates inside physical, SDN and NFV networking products. As the leading supplier of embedded intelligence software, Qosmos contributes actively to international standards and serves 75% of the market.


RAD

RAD is a global telecom access solutions and products vendor. Our Service Assured Access solutions for mobile, business and wholesale service providers are designed to improve the way they compete: service agility to minimize time to revenue, complete visibility of network performance for greater operational efficiency, and better QoE to reduce churn. We are at the forefront of pioneering technologies, such as: virtual CPE (vCPE), MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0, Carrier Ethernet and IP performance monitoring, hardware miniaturization, and synchronization over packet. Founded in 1981, RAD has an installed base of more than 14 million units, and works closely with Tier 1 operators and service providers around the globe. RAD is a member of the $1.25 billion RAD Group of companies, a world leader in communications solutions. .


Radware

Radware, is a global leader of application delivery and application security solutions for virtual and cloud data centers. Its award-winning solutions portfolio delivers full resilience for business-critical applications, maximum IT efficiency, and complete business agility. Radware's solutions empower more than 10,000 enterprise and carrier customers worldwide to adapt to market challenges quickly, maintain business continuity and achieve maximum productivity while keeping costs down. .



RedCannon

RedCannon Security, Inc. specializes in Enterprise and MSP security solutions. Some of the RedCannon award-winning solutions include KeyPoint Alchemy – Enterprise managed encrypted mobile drive solution for enterprises and it’s most recent family of solutions called SDNforcer, which are designed to protect the SDN deployments in Enterprise and MSP data centers.


 

Red Hat

Red Hat is the world’s leading provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. As the connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, and open source communities, Red Hat helps create relevant, innovative technologies that liberate resources for growth and prepare customers for the future of IT.


Riverbed

Riverbed SteelHead is the #1 product in the WAN optimization market with over 50% market share. SteelHead CX for Virtual can be deployed in SDN environments to deliver applications and data at the fastest speeds across optimal networks for the lowest cost. With SteelHead CX, you can deliver application performance improvements across the hybrid enterprise while leveraging the scalability and cost benefits of virtualization. SteelHead CX virtual form factor brings the same performance benefits as physical SteelHead appliances − without the physical requirements. You can easily upgrade capacity, up to 1Gbps, with a software license key upgrade, while ensuring application performance in remote offices is always available even as you consolidate servers in a virtual environment. And you can deploy SteelHead CX on your existing infrastructure – saving costs.


Saison Information Systems

The “HULFT” product family provided by Saison Information Systems Co., Ltd. enables secure file transfer and data integration between applications on a wide range of platforms, as well as in cloud-based systems. HULFT is the world's fourth-largest product in MFT (Managed File Transfer) software market and Saison Information Systems expands its presence in the worldwide market by launching the latest version HULFT8.


Sandisk

SanDisk Corporation, a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company, is a global leader in flash storage solutions. For more than 27 years, SanDisk has expanded the possibilities of storage, providing trusted and innovative products that have transformed the electronics industry. Today, SanDisk's quality, state-of-the-art solutions are at the heart of many of the world's largest data centers, and embedded in advanced smartphones, tablets and PCs. SanDisk's consumer products are available at hundreds of thousands of retail stores worldwide. For more information, visit www.sandisk.com


Sandvine

Sandvine’s network policy control solutions add intelligence to fixed, mobile and converged communications service provider networks to enable services that can increase revenue and reduce network costs. Powered by Sandvine’s Policy Engine and SandScript policy language, Sandvine’s networking equipment performs end-to-end policy control functions including traffic classification, and policy decision and enforcement across the data, control and business planes. Sandvine’s products provide actionable business insight, the ability to deploy new subscriber services and tools to optimize traffic while enhancing subscriber Internet quality of experience.


SDN Essentials

SDN Essentials is a professional services company focused on SDN Education & Training, Professional Consulting and Managed Services. We are the one-stop SDN shop to plan, build and execute your SDN strategies and your customers’. We provide a thorough and real world understanding of SDN and help bring quicker service offerings, additional revenue, full visibility and control into networks.


 

Stackops Technologies

StackOps is a native OpenStack two different products lines. A service provider based on OpenStack, and software tools to integrate OpenStack with Business Support Systems of Telcos and Providers.StackOps provides Hybrid Cloud features extending the capabilities of the networks in the datacentre thanks to innovative SDN/NFV features based in OpenStack and NEC solutions.


 

Trend Micro

Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in security software, strives to make the world safe for exchanging digital information. Built on 25 years of experience, our solutions for consumers, businesses and governments provide layered data security to protect information on mobile devices, endpoints, gateways, servers and the cloud. Trend Micro enables the smart protection of information, with innovative security technology that is simple to deploy and manage, and fits an evolving ecosystem. All of our solutions are powered by cloud-based global threat intelligence, the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™ infrastructure, and are supported by over 1,200 threat experts around the globe.