Sponsored By: Cumulus Networks
As recently as a decade ago, virtually every data center was proprietary and engineers saw no other alternative. The open networking movement had yet to make a strong foothold. It was in this environment that Cumulus Networks was founded, with a mission to allow companies to leverage any software and hardware needed to accelerate this business.
In this webinar, hear straight from Cumulus’ co-founder and current CTO, JR Rivers, as Cumulus discusses the growth of the open source community and how Cumulus is helping bring open source principles into modern data center networks. Dive into some of the groundbreaking contributions to the Open Source community such as Open Network Install Environment (ONIE), ifupdown2, VRF for Linux, and FRRouting.
If you’ve been are already a user of open source, considering adopting open source technologies in your data center, or just want to learn more about what the drivers are behind this movement, then this webinar is for you.
During the webinar, you’ll learn:
- Defining open source – and why should you care
- The top concerns around open source and if the concerns are legitimate
- Cumulus’ contributions to open source and how have they affected the network space