Case Studies

Factual Inc.

"When we needed to expand our Hadoop and cluster processing capabilities, Pica8 quickly provided the complete switching system, including the white box hardware and operating system that met our rapidly growing infrastructure needs,” said Philip Marcus, director of systems operations, Factual Inc. “In addition to the lowered CapEx, Pica8’s sales and support team have been a great asset when we chose to switch vendors."


University of Illinois

"Networks in the cloud and across the Internet have become increasingly complex to architect and manage,” says Brighten Godfrey, assistant professor of computer science at the University of Illinois and collaborator on the project. “SDN is a powerful way to cut through that complexity, allowing our lab to build solutions ranging from real-time verification of network security to novel data center network architectures that improve flexibility and efficiency."