When Cumulus was founded, virtually every data center was proprietary and engineers saw no other options. It was in this landscape that our company was born. Our mission remains to disaggregate every network so that businesses can leverage any software and hardware together. We believe this allows businesses to create better, faster networks.
Read our open source philosophy to find out precisely where we stand in the open source community (that is, right in the heart and S.O.U.L. of it), view our regular contributions, and learn how we leverage open source.Read our philosophy View resource library
of organizations have an open source software program
or have plans to establish one.
Open source programs are rapidly growing for three core reasons
Greater trust in the open source community
Increase your developer agility and speed
Open doors to better license compliance
"Open source programs were popularized by internet scale companies to improve engineering efficiency and influence software ecosystems important to their business."