Great Networking for L2, L3 and Overlays
Cumulus Linux, the operating system for open networking, helps organizations of all sizes realize the full promise of the software-defined data center. With over 1 million switch ports in service, Cumulus Networks® customers range from small businesses to one of the world’s largest cloud operators.
Highly-engineered networks are expensive and constrain innovation vendor-locked network infrastructure is difficult to evolve, and often requires manual provisioning. There are limited opportunities for IT to innovate. In response to this, the world’s largest cloud operators developed a new approach to networking. Now open networking is available to all.
Open Networking provides choice and improved economics
As a true Linux distribution with hardware acceleration, Cumulus Linux enables affordable capacity and consistent automation and orchestration across compute and networking. Customers choose platforms from an extensive HCL of over 24 switches.
- No vendor lock-in
- Linux community resources
- Automation with Linux tools
- Ease of scaling
- DevOps innovation
- Bare metal CapEx
- OpEx savings
- Open solutions ecosystem