Arista Telemetry is both a product and framework for getting more visibility into your network.
Open networking breaks the standoff between incumbent networking vendors and silicon providers.
Veriflow, which earned an $8.2 million series A investment, aims to prevent network outages by using mathematical validation to ensure that configuration changes won’t violate policy, open holes, or cause availability problems.
CloudPhysics builds a data lake of IT operational details and then runs correlation and analytics on top to provide detailed insights into data center configurations and performance.
The freedom to program the network–to tweak, configure & customize everything from the control plane to the ASIC–is also the freedom to screw up royally.