Pica8 Survey Shows Broad Engagement with IT Automation, with Data Center and Cloud Automation Leading the Way
A new Pica8 survey of 200 North American senior IT managers studies engagement with automation of a variety of IT domains, including the data center, cloud, remote offices and mobility. The survey finds automation to be one of the most important IT initiatives, ahead of AI-Ops, Edge computing and RPA. In fact, 88 percent said...
Pica8 Launches Threshold™, Achieving Five Industry Firsts to Deliver the Only End-to-End Open Networking Replacement Architecture for Legacy Campus Networks
Pica8, the leading provider of automated open networking software for enterprise campus and access networks, today announced Threshold™, the industry's first-ever white box- and brite box-based replacement architecture capable of displacing an entire legacy enterprise network infrastructure. Running on open switching hardware, such as Dell EMC's family of open access and campus switches, Threshold includes...
City of Hoover, Alabama, Simplifies Network Management and Increases Bandwidth with Pica8 PICOS® NOS
Pica8, the leading provider of automated open networking software for enterprise campus and access networks, today announced that the City of Hoover, Alabama, has opted to replace their legacy data networking switching infrastructure with an open networking solution from Pica8 run by the company's Linux-based network operating system, PICOS®. In deploying the Pica8 PICOS NOS,...
Pica8’s PICOS® Enables Automated Policy Enforcement with New Round of Network Access Control Solution Integrations
Pica8, a leading provider of advanced, open networking software for enterprise campus and access networks, today announced enhanced capabilities for PICOS®, the company's flagship Linux-based network operating system. Effective immediately, PICOS supports a range of leading industry NAC solutions, including Aruba ClearPass and Cisco ISE as well as the open-source software NAC project, PacketFence. These...
Pica8 Helps Customers Unify Dell EMC Open Networking Access and Aggregation Switches with PICOS® NOS Portfolio
Pica8, a leading provider of automated open networking software solutions for enterprise campus and access networks, today announced that it has ported its popular Linux-based PICOS® network operating system (NOS) to new Dell EMC open networking aggregation switches that are designed to replace expensive legacy-vendor chassis switches with a modern, intelligent open networking infrastructure. Included...
Pica8 Boosts Intelligence, Scale of Campus and Access Open Networking Solutions with Nymble™ Automation Framework
Pica8, a leading provider of automated open networking software for enterprise campus and access networks, today announced the availability of its new NymbleTM automation framework add-on for PICOS®, the company’s flagship Linux-based network operating system (NOS). Able to run as a containerized virtual machine in either a private or public cloud, Nymble utilizes the open-source Ansible...
Pica8 Partners with Real-Life Pikas, Will Select 100 “Adopt-a-Pika” Contest Winners at Dell Technologies World; Company will also Launch its new Mascot, Pika Ocho
Pica8 to Offer Multilayer Dell EMC-based Enterprise Open Networking Campus Solutions by Adding Support for Dell EMC’s S4100-Series of Aggregation Switches to Portfolio
Pica8, a leading provider of advanced, open networking software, today announced that it has ported its popular Linux-based PICOS® network operating system (NOS) to Dell EMC’s high-end S4100-ON series of open networking enterprise 10G Ethernet switches. Already proven in multiple Fortune 100 enterprise deployments, PICOS will now support Dell EMC’s S4148T-ON, S4112T-ON, S4148F-ON, S4128F-ON, and S4112F-ON...