What is your role at Big Switch, how did you end up at the company and what factors lead to you joining the company?           I work as an Engineer in the Big Cloud Fabric team, which makes up about ¼ of the engineering team in total. Prior to Big Switch, I worked at Force10 and Brocade, in both roles I worked on their switches. I joined Big Switch about two years a... Read more

As data center modernization accelerates, new technologies continue to be introduced to support this innovation. Each with the promise to revolutionize the data center, by taking you to the promised land of private or hybrid cloud: agility and scalability. Enterprises face the challenge of how to reap the benefits of these technologies while working within brownfield environments. Practically, thi... Read more

What role(s) are currently open on your team and where are they based?Federal Regional Sales Manager roles for Federal - Civilian as well as Federal - DOD, providing sales support and direct customer engagement. Candidates should have a strong understanding of data center switching, SDN, NFV, cloud computing, SDDC, virtualization and the migration from legacy architectures into next-gen environmen... Read more

 What role(s) are currently open on your team and where are they based?Two roles and ideally both will be based at BSN HQ in Santa Clara. The first role is Director Business Development, WW Channels, which will be dedicated to defining and managing our reseller channel strategy, programs recruitment and developing and building Big Switch’s channel model.The second role is Director Business ... Read more

 What role(s) are currently open on your team and where are they based?I currently have 37 openings: 19 Sale roles and 18 Systems Engineer (SE) roles in markets that include: TOLA, New York, Philadelphia, Minneapolis, Seattle, Denver, Phoenix, Montreal, Toronto, Dubai, Tokyo, and across the EU, as well as dedicated to Federal DOD and Civilian. Individual postings are being added to our career... Read more

From its inception, customer-first and innovation velocity have been pillars of Big Switch’s core principles, with the company consistently delivering differentiated solutions that enable data center transformation. Our mission is clear: Disrupt the status quo of Data Center networking.The market is responding to our innovative approach to networking, evidenced by the continued expansion of our ... Read more

This is a guest blog from our partner, INLINE TechnologiesAlmost everyone in the field of information technology is familiar with the concept of software-defined networking (SDN). During the introductory period of SDN, there were no commercial products offered, rather this period was filled with R&D by academics; in fact, for a long time it was just a concept presented on PowerPoint slides. No... Read more

I was in the audience for a recent NFV focused industry event, and watched a product manager from a large incumbent vendor present an all-in-one solution for NFV Infrastructure (NFVI). He did a good job for his employer. However, the next presenter, an architect at a prominent tier-1 communication services provider, started his talk with “...and that single vendor stack is exactly what we are tr... Read more

Last year we witnessed multiple high-profile distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks on Internet-based organizations that leveraged thousands of compromised Internet of Things (IoT) devices to generate terabit-scale attack traffic. The first major DDoS attack of 2017 occurred in January against multiple UK banks, which affected access to online services (check balances and transactions) at Ll... Read more

As the next-generation data center networking company, we at Big Switch are busy bringing game changing innovations to data center switching with our Big Cloud Fabric (BCF) solution. Data center customers no longer need to be concerned with the complexity and cost of box-by-box networking. Like Dubai Municipality, they can deploy an easy to use, highly cost optimized switching fabric (BCF) that pr... Read more

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