News and Events

Press Releases

August 9, 2017

Apstra Delivers Network Agility and Automation to Address CIO Digital Transformation Needs


July 19, 2017

Apstra Announces Distribution Agreement with Tokyo Electron Device for Vendor-Agnostic Intent-Based Networking


June 15, 2017

Apstra to Demonstrate First Vendor-Agnostic, Intent- Based Networking System at Cisco Live


May 3, 2017

Apstra Operating System 1.2 Delivers Extensibility, Deep Insight and Agility to Data Center Network Operations


March 8, 2017

Apstra Announces First Universal ZTP Server


January 24, 2017

Apstra Demonstrates Integration of AOS with Wedge 100 at Facebook’s Disaggregate: Networking


October 18, 2016

Apstra to Integrate with TOR Network Switch Wedge 100


July 26, 2016

Apstra Announces General Availability of AOS to Automate the Data Center Network


June 22nd, 2016

Apstra Introduces the First Vendor- Agnostic, Intent-Driven Distributed Operating System to Automate the Data Center Network



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Upcoming Events

NFV & Carrier SDN

September 26-28 | Denver, CO

NFV & Carrier SDN will feature the industry’s thought leaders from across service provider segments — telecom, CLEC, cable, OTT — meeting in Denver to track the progress of notable industry trends. Schedule a meeting with Apstra leaders at the event.

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NetEvents 2017

September 27-29 | San Jose

We will be participating in the NetEvents Global Press & Analyst Summit for Innovators in Cloud, IoT AI & Security.

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Webinar: Introducing Apstra AOS for Virtual and Physical Workloads

October 10, 2017

In this webinar we will discuss and demonstrate several new features in AOS that will help enterprises increase their speed to market, including how to ensure higher security levels for virtual and physical workloads.

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ONUG Fall 2017

October 17-18 | New York

Come visit the Apstra booth at ONUG Fall 2017 in New York.

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Past Events

Networking Field Day 16

Sasha Ratkovic, CTO and Founder of Apstra, spends this session at NFD16 cutting through the hype around intent-based networking.

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Jeremy Schulman - Head of Customer Enablement at Apstra

Data Center Network Operations:

Extensible Telemetry

In this engaging webinar, Derick Winkworth (@cloudtoad) and Jeremy Schulman (@nwkautomaniac) demonstrate extensible telemetry features in AOS 1.2 that allow you to:

  • Gather the information you need in a contextual way
  • Analyze the collected data to pinpoint problems in your network
  • Correlate multiple pieces of changing data
  • Stream new, arbitrary data to any data collection software of your choosing

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Derick Winkworth - Network Engineer at Apstra

Data Center Network Operations:

Fragile to Agile

Derick Winkworth, Network Engineer at Apstra® discusses current and upcoming features in the Apstra Operating System™ that deliver a “command and control system” providing game-changing network service agility, uptime and dramatically improved infrastructure TCO.

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Intent-Based Networking Systems

Apstra Solutions Architect Josh Saul (@JoshSaul5) demonstrates how the Apstra Operating System (AOS) decouples your network-service design intent and operations from error-prone and time-consuming vendor-specific, box-level workflows.

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Evolution Towards Autonomy: The Journey Towards Self Operating Networks

In this engaging discussion led by Doug Gourlay (@dgourlay) and Derick Winkworth (@cloudtoad) we explore the emerging skills gap in the networking community as well as methods to close that gap and enable a data center architecture that provides for scale, mobility, security, and simplicity of operations.

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AOS Version 1.1 Release Overview

Thursday, January 26, 2017 – 11:00am PST

Attend this in-depth webinar to learn about all the exciting new features and usability improvements in the latest release of the Apstra Operating System (AOS). Presented by Derick Winkworth (@cloudtoad).

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Facebook Disaggregate: Networking – Making Open Networking Easy to Build

Jeremy Schulman (@nwkautomaniac) of Apstra describes how networks made of a combination of open network devices and more traditional vendor equipment can coexist and easily be managed by a central software solution at the Facebook Disaggregate: Networking event in Silicon Valley on January 24, 2017.

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Cowen Group Fireside Chat: Interview with Mansour Karam and David Cheriton

Paul Silverstein, Senior Analyst with Cowen Group interviews Apstra co-founder and CEO, Mansour Karam and co-founder and Chief Scientist, David Cheriton about how Apstra is fundamentally changing data center networking in this wide-ranging podcast recorded on December 2, 2016

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Networking Field Day

Derick Winkworth, Network Engineer and Jeremy Schulman, Head of Customer Enablement describe the Apstra Operating System (AOS), provide a live demonstration and then give a sneak peak of upcoming developments in this 8-part video series delivered at the Networking Field Day 13 event in Palo Alto, CA on November 17, 2016.

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What’s It Like To Run A Startup?

Apstra cofounder and Chief Scientist, David Cheriton, discusses the transition from hands-on care and feeding of individual devices to automation and how networkers’ skillsets, knowledge, and expertise will change.

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Network Architecture for Containers

In this joint webinar Apstra cofounder and CTO, Sasha Ratkovic and Cumulus Networks cofounder and CTO, JR Rivers discuss a proven network architecture that enables Web-Scale IT for enterprises.

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Learn About Apstra’s Intent-Driven Distributed Network Operating System

In this podcast Apstra cofounder and CTO Sasha Ratkovic explains how the Apstra Operating System (AOS) enables business intent to be translated into a vendor-agnostic network configuration.

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Building an Agile Data Center Network with AOS

Learn how the Apstra Operating System (AOS) will simplify your data center network and provide you with the control, visibility and choice to make your network an asset to your company.

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