News and Events
August 26-30 | Las Vegas, NV
The Apstra Team will be attending VMworld 2018 in Las Vegas August 26-30, 2018, and we would love to meet you there. Schedule a personalized demo of the award-winning AOS® network operating system.
Data Center – Gartner Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations Management & Data Center Conference
December 3-6 | Las Vegas, NV
Apstra, Inc. will be represented at Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations Management & Data Center Conference 2018 in Las Vegas December 3-6 and we would love to meet you there.
BI Analyst Briefing: Intent-Based Networking – What SDN Was Meant To Be
Woo Jin Ho, BI Analyst at Bloomberg Intelligence, and Mansour Karam, CEO of Apstra, discuss the similarities and differences between Intent-Based Networking (IBN) and Software-Defined Networking (SDN).
AOS® 2.2 Overview and Demo
Carly Stoughton, Senior Technical Marketing Engineer and Sean Hafeez, Director of Sales for Asia Pacific Region demonstrate the new and enhanced features and capabilities AOS offers, designed to make your data center networking initiatives easy.
Webinar: Apstra and Cumulus Networks Bring Disaggregation, Agility and Lower TCO to Data Center Network Operations
Join us on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. PDT for a webinar with JR Rivers, CTO and Founder of Cumulus Networks and Manish Sampat, VP of Engineering of Apstra who will focus on the leaf-spine architectural essentials and the role Apstra’s Operating System (AOS) and disaggregated hardware, running the Cumulus Networks OS, plays in the ever-changing landscape.
Webinar: Intent-Based Networking and Open Ethernet Switches
Learn how Apstra AOS®, Mellanox and SONiC work together to bring cloud-like agility and efficiency to your data center by leveraging Intent-Based Networking and Open Ethernet Switches.
Webinar: Customer Case Study: Yahoo Japan Corporation
Learn how one of the largest Internet service providers in Japan — Yahoo Japan Corporation — dramatically streamlined the design, build, and operations of their data center network by deploying Apstra AOS® 2.1. Sean Hafeez covers how the company applied the same design, software, hardware and chip principles and selections as a hyperscale provider, but selected Apstra for automation software.
Webinar: Intent-Based Analytics: Prevent Network Outages and Gray Failures
Intent-Based Analytics enables network architects and operators to create high-level conditions for alerting on any set of telemetry from the network. The conditions are defined from user intent, so they are constantly updated when new devices or policies are deployed in the network. This webinar will provide an introduction to the capabilities of this exciting new feature available soon in AOS 2.1.
Webinar: Rapidly Build and Operate Physical and Overlay Networks with AOS™
Join Apstra Solutions Architect Josh Saul as he explains and demonstrates how Apstra AOS 2.0 allows you to quickly and easily convert all phases of your network requirements — including design, build, deploy and operate — into a fully operational system.
Webinar: Introducing Apstra AOS for Virtual and Physical Workloads
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.
Networking Field Day 16
Sasha Ratkovic, CTO and Founder of Apstra, spends this session at NFD16 cutting through the hype around intent-based networking.
Data Center Network Operations:
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
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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
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.
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.
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.