Open networking end-to-end — at all layers of software and hardware

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Benefits of moving to an open networking model

Disaggregation & lowered costs

Disaggregation & lowered costs

Simplification & scale

Simplification & scale

Real-time <br class="d-none d-xl-block">visibility

Real-time
visibility

Flexibility & control

Flexibility & control

Agility & <br class="d-none d-xl-block">automation

Agility &
automation

Easier to <br class="d-none d-xl-block">manage

Easier to
manage

Network OS

Your choice of NOS

Network Operations

Applications

Best-in-class hardware

Ethernet switching

Your choice of NOS-Network OS

NVIDIA is the leader in open networking, offering choice and flexibility while removing restrictions end-to-end at all layers of software and hardware. Select your operating system of your choice from NVIDIA Cumulus Linux, SONiC and NVIDIA Mellanox Onyx.

  • Open systems in a world of mainframes — have total control over your supply chain
  • Standard operational model across the data center
  • Automation across the network
  • Built for scale at inception
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Applications-Network Operations

Spectrum’s Open SDK API enables the Ethernet community to build open source networking applications and protocols faster and can be a base for a standard Ethernet switch interface. That means you can build applications that suit your network needs.

For network visibility, we offer two state-of-the-art solutions. NVIDIA Mellanox Spectrum® Ethernet switches come with What Just Happened (WJH), a unique feature that collects events and visibility insights locally from Mellanox Spectrum Ethernet switches

Cumulus® NetQ is a modern network operations tool set that utilizes telemetry data to provide in-depth network visibility of your entire fabric in real time.

  • Actionable insights and operational intelligence into the health of your network
  • Advanced telemetry and deep analytics
  • Complete lifecycle management and operations
  • Open and extensible cloud-based architecture to maximize flexibility and efficiency
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Ethernet switching-Best-in-class hardware

NVIDIA Mellanox Spectrum switches provide the industry's best performing ASIC. The Spectrum programmable ASIC enables flexibility to handle evolving networking technologies.

  • Open SDK API that enables ethernet community to build open source networking applications and protocols faster
  • Fully programmable
  • Predictable performance
  • High performance RoCE
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Open networking software

NVIDIA is the leader in open networking, offering choice and flexibility while removing restrictions end-to-end at all layers of software and hardware. Select your operating system of your choice from NVIDIA Cumulus Linux, SONiC and NVIDIA Mellanox Onyx.

Your choice of NOS-Network OS
  • Open systems in a world of mainframes — have total control over your supply chain
  • Standard operational model across the data center
  • Automation across the network
  • Built for scale at inception

Spectrum’s Open SDK API enables the Ethernet community to build open source networking applications and protocols faster and can be a base for a standard Ethernet switch interface. That means you can build applications that suit your network needs.

For network visibility, we offer two state-of-the-art solutions. NVIDIA Mellanox Spectrum® Ethernet switches come with What Just Happened (WJH), a unique feature that collects events and visibility insights locally from Mellanox Spectrum Ethernet switches

Cumulus® NetQ is a modern network operations tool set that utilizes telemetry data to provide in-depth network visibility of your entire fabric in real time.

Applications-Network Operations
  • Actionable insights and operational intelligence into the health of your network
  • Advanced telemetry and deep analytics
  • Complete lifecycle management and operations
  • Open and extensible cloud-based architecture to maximize flexibility and efficiency

NVIDIA Mellanox Spectrum switches provide the industry's best performing ASIC. The Spectrum programmable ASIC enables flexibility to handle evolving networking technologies.

Ethernet switching-Best-in-class hardware
  • Open SDK API that enables ethernet community to build open source networking applications and protocols faster
  • Fully programmable
  • Predictable performance
  • High performance RoCE

NVIDIA Cumulus is trusted by 2,000+ enterprises and
counting for open networking

95%

faster deployments

75%

raised efficiency

60%

reduced TCO

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Support for the most diverse range of over 100 hardware platforms

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