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White Papers

Apstra AOS Reference Design
with VMware NSX-T

Apstra AOS automates the complex task of designing, building
and operating a datacenter network through a revolutionary
combination of technologies. AOS provides complete lifecycle
management from first boot (ZTP) to simple device OS

Intent-Based Networking Taxonomy

Apstra introduced the notion of Intent-Based Networking and Self-Operating Networks™ in June of 2016, and now there are various Intent-Based Networking implementations on the market. This white paper enables network operators to cut through the marketing hype and make sound buying decisions based on Intent-Based Networking maturity levels.


Accelerate VMware NSX Deployments with Apstra

VMware NSX brings tremendous benefits to data center networks by virtualizing the network and security, and enabling faster business services. However, challenges can arise due to the decoupled physical underlay and virtual overlay, siloed teams and limited end-to-end visibility across the underlay and overlay that prevent infrastructure transformation.

Intent-Based Data Center Automation Architecture

Join industry expert Sasha Ratkovic, Chief Technology Officer and Co-founder of Apstra as he reviews the architecture of Intent-Based Data Center Automation and discuss the foundational technologies that make up this architecture.

Data Sheets and Briefs

AOS® 3.1 Datasheet

Apstra Intent-Based Data Center Automation enables businesses to build an Intent-Based Data Center that increases application reliability and availability, simplifies deployments and operations through automation, and reduces costs (OpEx and CapEx). Apstra enables network engineers and operators to quickly and reliably design, build, operate, and validate a data center network of any size with scalability for the largest data centers.

Solution Brief: Accelerating VMware NSX Deployments with Apstra

Apstra AOS and VMware NSX integration accelerates deployments, improves collaboration among different teams and reduces operational costs. This results in the delivery of Intent-Based Networking across any vendor, any workload, and any cloud reducing OPEX by 83% and accelerating mean time to resolution (MTTR) by 70%


Apstra Intent-Based Networking for the Data Center and Beyond

Apstra enables digital transformation through automated software-first Intent-Based Networking. The latest version of the Apstra Operating System (AOS) includes tighter design, build, and operational interoperability between the underlying physical network and software-defined overlay networks with a solution that liberates customers from being locked into any specific network hardware vendor.

Apstra Executive Overview, Company Update and Live Demos!

Get a corporate update on Apstra and software-first Intent-Based Networking for the Data Center from Founder and CEO Mansour Karam. Learn more about key capabilities in Apstra AOS 3.1 that were announced at VMworld 2019, on August 28, 2019

Case Studies

Bloomberg Manages Bloomberg Television’s Media Production Network in New London Building with Apstra

When Bloomberg Television opened its state-of-the-art broadcast facility in the company’s new European Headquarters in London last year, network engineers from the company’s IT infrastructure team collaborated with Apstra to successfully pilot its technology in order to gain visibility across and more effectively manage the network fabric supporting the building’s media production systems.

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Customer Case Study: Yahoo Japan Corporation

Yahoo Japan Corporation required a new data center network infrastructure and more efficient network operations to support their big data requirements and massive growth in network traffic. Download this in-depth case study that shows how Yahoo Japan Corporation is implementing a multi-vendor intent-based networking system in production today, and how they got here.

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