Press Releases

Cumulus Networks Accelerates Move to Web-Scale Networking with Flexible, Scalable Functionality

20 December 2016 - Cumulus Linux 3.2 simplifies on-ramp for engineers with traditional skillsets

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Cumulus Networks Simplifies Web-Scale Networking with a Next Gen Network Command Line Utility

17 November 2016 - New interface opens up the benefits of Cumulus Linux to all network operators

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Cumulus Networks Enables Community-led Innovation with New Solutions Marketplace

19 October 2016 - Solutions Marketplace highlights power of Cumulus Linux as an open development platform; 40+ solutions available at launch

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Cumulus Networks Expands Leadership Team with Key Executive Hires

10 August 2016 - Company Appoints Vice President of Marketing and Vice President of Sales during period of hypergrowth

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Media Advisory: Cumulus Networks Extends Leaf-Spine Architectures with Routing On The Host

23 June 2016 - Cumulus enhanced Quagga empowers modern data-center network design for customers including Campaign Monitor, SWITCH, and Shapeways, Inc.

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Media Advisory: Cumulus Linux 3.0 Ushers Open Networking Into the 100G Era

31 May 2016 - Cumulus Networks delivers the first multi-platform, multi-silicon 100G Open Networking solution

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Cumulus Networks Collaborates with Dell and Red Hat to Simplify 300+ Node OpenStack Pod

14 April 2016 - Collaboration demonstrates the power of Linux by deploying Cumulus Linux and Red Hat OpenStack Platform on a 300+ node pod built with Dell servers and switches

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Cumulus Networks Appoints Josh Leslie as Chief Executive Officer

21 March 2016 - Co-founder JR Rivers taps Leslie to lead company’s next phase of growth; Rivers to serve as Chief Technology Officer

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Media Advisory: Cumulus Networks to Demonstrate Interoperability Capabilities at OCP Summit 2016

7 March 2016 - Cumulus Networks the first and only Open Networking provider on the InterOperability Lab Integrators list

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Cumulus Networks Collaborates with VMware on VMware EVO SDDC

31 August 2015 - VMware becomes latest Tier 1 IT provider to bring Cumulus Linux to enterprise data centers around the world

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Cumulus Networks Releases Cumulus VX to Accelerate Open Networking Adoption

4 August 2015 - Cumulus VX provides cloud and networking experts a zero cost way to test open networking environments with the support of the Cumulus Networks Open Networking Community

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Media Advisory: Cumulus Networks Demonstrates Universal Network Underlay for OpenStack Architectures

13 May 2015 - A range of OpenStack solution providers will highlight Cumulus®Linux®, the OS for open networking, during the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver next week.

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Cumulus Networks Open Networking Initiatives Expand with Supermicro Partnership

27 April 2015 - Cumulus Networks Customer Choice Expands to 25 Platforms with Announcement of Supermicro Cumulus® Linux® Ready Top-of-Rack Switches

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Cumulus Networks Extends Power of Linux Across Entire Rack with New Cumulus Rack Management Platform Product

27 April 2015 - New OS Extends Power of Linux to Out-of-Band Management Switches, Gives Customers One Common Interface and Operational Model for Data Center Networking

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Cumulus Networks® Extends Server Standard to Networking for Radically Faster Integration of Switches with Network OS

9 March 2015 - Extension of ACPI standard to bare metal switches accelerates platform availability for more open networking use cases

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Media Advisory: Accelerating Open Networking Adoption with Help from Cumulus Networks Experts

15 January 2015 - Cumulus Networks now offers a range of training, consulting and support services to organizations who are adopting Cumulus® Linux®

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Cumulus Networks Accelerates IT Innovation with the Technology Ecosystem Partner (TEP) Program

4 November 2014 - Networking industry adopts loosely coupled ecosystem solutions over brittle and overpriced single-vendor stacks

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Cumulus Networks Accelerates Adoption of Open Networking in the Enterprise

14 October 2014 - New network architectures, validated designs and an expanded ecosystem make it easier for companies of all sizes to consume open networking

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Cumulus Networks Now Powers Over 1 Million Switch Ports Worldwide

19 August 2014 - Greater flexibility to implement solutions that work for enterprises drives growth among customers across varied industries and geographies

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Cumulus Linux Network OS Brings Modern Data Center Networking to the Enterprise

5 August 2014 - Cumulus® Linux® 2.2 brings greater flexibility, simplified operations and end-to-end resiliency along with a new hardware architecture and new ecosystem solutions

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Cumulus Networks Expands Channel Partner Footprint to Eight Countries in Three Major Geographies

4 June 2014 - Organizations turn to Cumulus Networks™ to extend a modern networking stack to their users at global scale

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Gartner Names Cumulus Networks® A Cool Vendor

14 May 2014 - Report recognizes innovative vendors who offer novel approaches to solving longstanding network challenges

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IXLeeds Selects Cumulus® Linux® Operating System to Power Upgraded Internet Exchange Point

24 March 2014 - Open ecosystem where businesses can choose between various industry standard networking gear, network operating systems and network applications gains further industry support

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Cumulus Networks® Teams With Hammer To Extend Bare Metal Networking To Europe

26 February 2014 - * Partnership will accelerate European expansion for Linux networking pioneer
* Cumulus Networks to live demo at Hammer’s stand 427 at Cloud Expo 2014 Summit, London

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Cumulus Networks® Announces Partnership And Distribution Agreement With Dell

28 January 2014 - Signals networking industry shift towards complete disaggregation of hardware & software, gives customers flexibility to choose network technology that best fits their business needs

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Media Advisory – Cumulus Networks to Demo Zero Touch Provisioning at IEEE SuperComputing 2013

14 November 2013 - Cumulus Networks is participating with a select group of partners next week at Super Computing (SC 13) where the company will demonstrate the latest approaches, tips and tricks for advanced networking.

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Cumulus Networks Unveils Open Standard Platform for Network Operating Systems

12 November 2013 - Open Network Install Environment (ONIE) supported by networking and communications silicon vendors is contributed to the Open Compute Foundation

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Cumulus Networks® Tackles Next Generation Platforms And Network Architecture With Cumulus® Linux® 2.0

29 October 2013 - Support for Broadcom® StrataXGS® Trident II Switch SoC Enables Flexible Scale, High-Density Fabrics, Scalable Multi-Tenancy and Expansive Breadth of Platform Choices

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Cumulus Networks® Teams With VMware To Accelerate Widespread Adoption Of Network Virtualization

26 August 2013 - Cumulus Networks provides the ideal underlay physical network infrastructure for network virtualization, combining wire-rate gateway services with low cost, standard-based, high capacity IP fabrics

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Broadcom Sets Standard for Network Analytics with BroadView Instrumentation Software

21 October 2016 - Industry's First Platform-Agnostic Suite Delivers Greater Visibility into Cloud Networks

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Medallia Deploys Mellanox Ethernet Solutions to Supercharge Real-Time Analytics and Achieve the Efficiency of Hyperscale Infrastructure

1 August 2016 - Medallia Future-Proofs Data Center Leveraging Next Generation 100GbE Open Composable Network Solutions

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Penguin Computing Announces New Arctica Line of Ethernet Switches for Software Defined Datacenters

14 July 2016 - Through Penguin’s Arctica network switches customers can take advantage of Cumulus Linux while enjoying Penguin Computing's enterprise level support and maintenance for switch hardware and software.

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Red Hat Debuts Ansible 2.1, with Network Automation, Containers, Microsoft Windows, and Azure

25 May 2016 - Newest release of open source IT automation framework brings 40 newly integrated modules for DevOps teams and IT administrators

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Edgecore Networks Brings Open Networking to the Access Network for Enterprises and Managed Service Providers

9 March 2016 - Contributes to OCP the Designs of Industry’s First Open WiFi Access Points
and Open Access Switches Supporting Disaggregated Software Options

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Edgecore Networks Contributes Design of Industry’s Highest Bandwidth Modular Switch Platform to Open Compute Project

9 March 2016 - 256-Port and 512-Port 100GbE Open Modular Platform Lowers Costs for Data Center and Telecom Networks with the Flexibility of Open Networking

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Mellanox Adds Cumulus Linux Support for Ethernet Switches

7 March 2016 - Extends Network Operating System Choices for 10, 25, 40, 50 and 100 Gb/s Open Ethernet Platforms

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Avnet signs European Linux Software Defined Networking Deal

3 March 2016 - Avnet has announced a pan-EMEA distribution agreement with Cumulus Networks to offer “the industry’s first true full-featured Linux OS for networks” to customers and partners.

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Akanda, Aptira and Cumulus Networks' Partnership Gives OpenStack Cloud Operators Unprecedented Networking Simplification, Flexibility and Agility

20 November 2015 - Aptira Becomes the First OpenStack Systems Integrator to Bring Akanda's Powerful Open Source Network Orchestration Platform to Data Centers Around the World

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Puppet Labs, Cumulus Networks and Dell Partner to Extend SDN to More Devices in the Data Center

9 April 2015 - Partnership Enables Stronger DevOps Practices so Companies Can Deploy Applications Faster While Reducing Errors

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Maxta Hyper-convergence Solution with Cumulus Networks Reduces Data Center Complexity and Cost

25 March 2015 - Next Generation Architecture Delivers Hyper-convergence Enabling an Entire Data Center Built Exclusively on Industry Standard Hardware

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HP Launches New Open Network Switches for Web Scale Cloud Data Centers

19 February 2015 - Partnerships with Accton Technology and Cumulus Networks provide customers with more choice, network agility and superior scalability

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Dell Expands Open Networking Initiative

11 December 2014 - Dell Expands Open Networking Initiative – Adds Midokura as Network Virtualization Overlay Option for OpenStack

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Edge-Core Networks Accelerates Open Networking with Integrated Cumulus® Linux® Worldwide

3 September 2014 - Turnkey Edge-Core solution simplifies customer procurement, deployment and support

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Dell and VMware Collaborate to Deliver VMware NSX Solutions for the Software-Defined Data Center Enabled by Open Networking

25 August 2014 - Dell, VMware and Cumulus Networks solution offers large enterprises flexibility and choice in data center networking

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Midokura Announces Partnership with Cumulus Networks®

20 March 2014 - Joint Solution to Offer Customers Easy Management of Virtualized and Non-Virtualized Workloads

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AMAX's CloudMax™ ON-7448 Open Switch Now Integrated With AMAX OCP & ClusterMax™ Solutions

21 January 2014 - The CloudMax ON-7448 Open Switch is powered by Cumulus Linux, an open and extensible true Linux operating system

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