Hardware Suppliers

Disaggregated networking is the trend, and with any shift, it’s important to understand all the players in the ecosystem. White box hardware suppliers include the hardware manufacturers (both OEM and ODM), white box switch go to market partners, and switch silicon partners. Partners in this category have gone through a rigorous qualification process to ensure PicOS compatibility and support.

Go-to-Market Partners

Partners with this designation represent companies that sell and deliver their own branded switch hardware switch pre-loaded with PicOS software.

Edge-Core Networks Corporation is a professional networking solution provider offering a complete range of enterprise-level, service provider/carrier Ethernet, LAN/connectivity, and home security networking equipment and services to partners around the world. From SOHO, SMB, and MSO, to data centers, service providers, and medium-to-large enterprises, Edge-Core has the scalable, con-verged networking solution to best fit our customer needs.


Pica8 is partnering with HPE to deliver industry leading Layer-2 switching, Layer-3 routing, and OpenFlow 1.4 on an open networking operating system, enabling advanced integration with HPE’s Virtual Application Networks (VAN) SDN Controller. By integrating its VAN SDN Controller with PicOS, HPE can deliver robust SDN solutions for Open Networking customers, backed by HPE Foundation Care for PicOS, which provides software support for PicOS direct from HPE. HPE Foundation Care gives customers anytime access to certified HPE experts on multi-vendor networking, Linux, and PicOS.


For well over a decade, Penguin Computing has been the leader in developing open, Linux-based cloud and HPC solutions. With our unmatched Linux expertise, Penguin Computing offers a comprehensive portfolio of products, ranging from Linux servers and workstations to integrated, turn-key HPC clusters and cluster management software.


Hardware Manufacturers

Partners with this designation represent companies that provide their own branded switch hardware switch pre-loaded with PicOS software.

Accton is a global OEM/ODM leader in advanced networking and communication equipment. With over 25 years of experience in hardware design and development for first-tier players, Accton is globally recognized for its technical expertise and manufacturing flexibility. Accton’s technical capabilities extend from data center infrastructure and cloud solutions to home security and energy management products, including its extensive experience in wired and wireless enterprise network equipment.


Alpha Networks offers customers nearly 30 years of experience in the networking industry. Alpha possesses highly capable design, manufacturing, and service resources in networking products and offers a complete portfolio of off-the-shelf and custom solutions. Since its inception, By leveraging market intelligence and global experience derived from solid partnerships with first-tier brand name companies, Alpha Networks has proved itself capable of developing design and manufacturing expertise that often pushes the boundaries of innovation.


Foxconn Technology Group is the foremost provider of joint-design, joint-devel - opment, manufacturing, assembly and after-sales services to global Computer, Communication and Consumer-electronics ("3C") leaders. Foxconn is the largest, fastest-growing multinational manufacturing services provider (including CEM, EMS, ODM and CMMS) in the world. Focusing on fields of nanotechnology, heat transfer, wireless connectivity, mater al sciences, and green manufacturing processes, Foxconn's over 15,000 patents granted worldwide by 2005 made it a recognized leader of innovation and technical know-how.


Interface Masters Technologies is a leading vendor in the network monitoring and high speed networking markets. Based in the heart of the Silicon Valley, Interface Masters' expertise lies in Gigabit, 10 Gigabit and 40 Gigabit Ethernet network access and network connectivity solutions that integrate with monitoring systems, inline networking appliances, IPS, UTM, Load Balancing, WAN acceleration, and other mission-critical IT and security appliances.


Starting from calculators and telephones, Inventec moved forward into the notebook industry and established a compelling reputation. In the 21st century, Inventec has entered the fields of cloud computing, mobile computing, wireless communications, network applications, digital home appliances, software application, and sustainable energy for the diversification.


QCT (Quanta Cloud Technology) is a global solution provider extending the power of hyperscale datacenter design to all datacenter customers. Product lines include servers, storage, network switches, integrated rack systems and cloud solutions, all delivering hyperscale efficiency, scalability, reliability, manageability, serviceability and optimized performance for each workload. QCT also offers a full spectrum of services, including engineering, integration, optimization and global supply chain support. QCT’s parent, Quanta Computer Inc., is a Fortune Global 500 technology engineering and manufacturing company.


Switch Silicon Partners

These partners are delivering innovations in silicon ASICs to deliver a new class of configurable Ethernet switches.

Broadcom technology transforms how the world connects and communicates. A global innovation leader, Broadcom designs semiconductor solutions for the connected world. Consumers might never see Broadcom's products, but they rely on its technology every day when using a smartphone, a wireless network at home or at work, streaming music or movies, or connecting to content that has passed through a data center in the cloud.


Cavium provides highly integrated semiconductor processors that enable intelligent networking, communications, storage, video and security applications. Cavium offers a broad portfolio of integrated, software compatible processors ranging in performance from 1Gbps to 100Gbps that enable secure, intelligent functionality in Enterprise, Data-Center, Broadband/Consumer and Access and Service Provider equipment. Cavium’ processors are supported by ecosystem partners that provide operating systems, tools and application support, hardware reference designs and other services.