Extreme Networks World’s No. 2

Aziz Ala'ali

Dell’Oro Group, the leading market reseach organisation released the Quater 2 Market Share Report, and as per their findings Extreme Networks is placed at No. 2 in the Global Leadership Position for ‘Top-of-Rack’ Data Center Switches for the straight sixth quarter in a row, and was noted that the growth was driven by its industry leading Summit® X650, Summit X450 and Summit X480 switches.

“Extreme Networks momentum in the data center segment continues to accelerate as customers drive their purchase decisions towards our innovations, performance and vision,” said Aziz Ala’ali, Regional Director for Extreme Networks, Middle East & Africa.. “The Dell’Oro report confirms the success of our data center vision and 10 Gigabit Ethernet products.”

10 GbE is becoming the connection of choice beyond the network core, at the edge and for aggregation, as it provides an answer to surging deployment of very high performance servers and bandwidth demanding applications.

As per Extreme Networks’ it continued its exponential growth in the “Top of Rack” switch port shipment category by increasing its port shipments by 194% compared to the same quarter one year ago. This demonstrates continued momentum for the Company in the dynamic and demanding data center Ethernet market.