Networking Isn't Hard, It's Software

Replace Your Cisco DNA Center and Catalyst Switches With Pica8: The Software Cisco

Simple Software License: All-in-One Network Automation Platform

Pica8 is the industry’s flexible networking software alternative to Cisco for the enterprise. Pica8’s AmpCon™ Controller and PicOS® Software Switches have successfully replaced Cisco DNA Center and Catalyst Switches for campus and access networks within Fortune 500 enterprises. Pica8 software makes enterprise networking a reality today.

AmpCon brings the concept of Zero Touch Provisioning to enterprise campus and data center switch deployments including remote locations with no on-site IT staff required. With a single license, AmpCon customers receive blocks of PicOS® Software Switches that can be deployed on access, aggregation, and core switch hardware from major vendors. Pica8 completely separates hardware from software so that customers can select port size and performance without any license restrictions.

Working with Pica8’s networking software integrated on top of Edgecore’s networking platforms, Edgecore and Pica8 together provide a wide portfolio of easy-to-use, hardened and comprehensive networking solutions for the enterprise, data center and service provider markets.
Heimdall Siao, President for Edgecore Networks

Manage and automate thousands of switches with a single pane of glass

Virtualize campus and data center networks with EVPN VXLAN fabric

Zero Trust Security: Network Access Control (NAC) integration with Cisco ISE and Aruba ClearPass

We have welcomed Pica8 as one of our partners to support the Linux networking community with our STORDIS #Back2Open Cumulus Linux replacement program. We look forward to continuing our partnership with Pica8 as an indispensable resource in open networking.Waldemar Scheck, CEO for STORDIS GmbH

Top 10 Global Systems Integrator Displaces Cisco DNA Center & Catalyst 9000 Chassis With Pica8 Software

Open networking brings AIC and Pica8 together to provide scalable, dynamic, automated and easy-to-operate solutions for cloud data centers with an additional advantage of relief from supply chain concerns.Andre Hu, Associate Vice President of Cloud Business Development for AIC Inc.

Complete interoperability with existing Cisco infrastructure

Infinite expandability with open APIs

Single touch integration for enterprise networking functions