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Arista Networks is a company delivering cloud networking solutions for large datacenter storage and computing environments. It offers the Extensible Operating System ("EOS"), a set of network applications, and Ethernet switching and routing platforms. The company serves internet companies, service providers, financial services organizations, government agencies, as well as media and entertainment companies.

TypePublic
Founded2004
HQSanta Clara, CA, US
Websitearista.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)2,300
Job Openings182
Revenue (FY, 2020)$2.3 B(-3%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)$364(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Arista Networks

Jayshree V. Ullal

Jayshree V. Ullal

President and Chief Executive Officer, Director
Andy Bechtolsheim

Andy Bechtolsheim

Founder, Chief Development Officer and Chairman
Kenneth Duda

Kenneth Duda

Founder, Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President, Software Engineering
Anshul Sadana

Anshul Sadana

Chief Operating Officer
Ita Brennan

Ita Brennan

Chief Financial Officer
John McCool

John McCool

Chief Platform Officer, Senior Vice President of Engineering and Operations
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Arista Networks Office Locations

Arista Networks has offices in Santa Clara, Austin, Cary, Nashua and in 10 other locations
Santa Clara, CA, US (HQ)
5453 Great America Pkwy
Austin, TX, US
The Terrace, Building II, Suite 420
Cary, NC, US
500 Gregson Dr #150
Nashua, NH, US
10 Tara Blvd #400
New York, NY, US
1 Pennsylvania Plaza
San Francisco, CA, US
1390 Market Street Suite 800
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Arista Networks Financials and Metrics

Arista Networks Revenue

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Arista Networks's revenue was reported to be $2.32 b in FY, 2020
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Revenue (FY, 2020)

2.3b

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

1.5b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

63.9%

Net income (FY, 2020)

634.6m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

699.7m

Market capitalization (11-Jun-2021)

27.8b

Closing stock price (11-Jun-2021)

364.0

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

893.2m

EV

27.0b
Arista Networks's current market capitalization is $27.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

1.6b2.2b2.4b2.3b

Revenue growth, %

46%31%12%

Cost of goods sold

584.4m778.0m866.4m835.6m

Gross profit

1.1b1.4b1.5b1.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

472.5m519.8m563.3m595.4m608.3m654.4m523.0m540.6m605.4m

Cost of goods sold

169.6m186.0m201.7m214.9m218.1m237.1m184.8m196.5m220.5m

Gross profit

302.9m333.9m361.6m380.6m390.2m417.3m338.3m344.1m385.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

64%64%64%64%64%64%65%64%64%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

859.2m650.0m1.1b893.2m

Accounts Receivable

247.3m331.8m392.0m389.5m

Prepaid Expenses

94.9m

Inventories

306.2m264.6m243.8m479.7m
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

423.2m328.1m859.9m634.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

20.6m27.7m32.8m44.6m

Inventories

(69.7m)51.1m20.9m(235.3m)

Accounts Payable

(30.1m)39.3m(1.9m)41.2m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

144.5m(10.7m)157.8m201.0m390.3m599.2m138.4m283.2m451.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

5.7m11.3m18.4m8.4m16.8m24.9m10.2m21.2m32.0m

Inventories

38.1m60.8m98.3m(82.6m)(49.6m)25.0m(17.7m)(82.9m)(194.0m)

Accounts Payable

20.0m3.6m30.5m(2.4m)(6.8m)(14.4m)(6.4m)31.5m71.8m
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

914.5k

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Arista Networks Operating Metrics

Arista Networks's Customers was reported to be 6 k in FY, 2019.
FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Countries

808694

Customers

4.9 k5.5 k6 k

Locations

125125125

Trademarks (US)

242424
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Arista Networks Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Awake Security IncOctober 07, 2020
Big Switch Networks IncFebruary 05, 2020
Metamako Holding Pty LtdSeptember 12, 2018
Mojo Networks IncAugust 02, 2018
ANET LLC
Arista Acquisition Australia Pty Limited
Arista Networks Australia Pty Ltd
Arista Networks Austria GmbH
Arista Networks B.V.
Arista Networks Canada Ltd.
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Arista Networks Revenue Breakdown

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Arista Networks revenue breakdown by business segment: 16.2% from Service and 83.8% from Product

Arista Networks revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 15.8% from Europe, Middle East and Africa, 8.1% from Asia Pacific and 76.0% from Americas

Arista Networks Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

83/100

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Arista Networks Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

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Arista Networks Online and Social Media Presence

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Arista Networks Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    84/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    92/100

  • Compensation

    B

    76/100

  • Diversity

    A+

    86/100

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Arista Networks Blogs

Redefining Low Latency Switching - Once Again!

Over a decade ago, we entered the high speed switching market with our low latency switches. Our fastest switch then, the 7124, could forward L2/L3 traffic in 500ns, a big improvement over store and forward switches that had 10x higher latency. Combined with Arista EOS®, our products wer…

The Client to Cloud Enterprise

Every CIO needs to adopt a cloud strategy typically moving some e-commerce workloads to the public cloud. Yet, the migration path for the modern enterprise can be constrained by legacy barriers. With mission-critical applications that run in a diverse suite of legacy mainframe to helpdes…

The Time for Zero Trust Networking is Now

Arista is trusted and powers the world’s largest data centers and cloud providers based on the quality, support and performance of its products. The experience gained from working with over 7000 customers has helped redefine software defined networking and many of our customers have aske…

Looking Glass of Cloud Networking

Since the 2000 era, the network has changed dramatically, becoming more and more mission-critical. There are so many drivers powering today’s digital network transformation. Think about the Internet of Things or the cloud native applications or OT, operational technology. All of these ar…

The Arista 750 Series

Today we are introducing the Arista 750 Series Modular Campus switch, a next generation modular platform based on merchant silicon that delivers more performance, more security, more visibility and more power capabilities than any other product in its class.

The Next Generation of Cognitive Campus Workspaces

Campus networks are undergoing another massive transition in the COVID teleworking era. With this fundamental shift and as administrators consider an interconnected IoT (Internet of Things) environment, the boundary between the office, home, teleworker and user is converging. Security co…
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Arista Networks Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Arista Networks founded?

    Arista Networks was founded in 2004.

  • Who are Arista Networks key executives?

    Arista Networks's key executives are Jayshree V. Ullal, Andy Bechtolsheim and Kenneth Duda.

  • How many employees does Arista Networks have?

    Arista Networks has 2,300 employees.

  • What is Arista Networks revenue?

    Latest Arista Networks annual revenue is $2.3 b.

  • What is Arista Networks revenue per employee?

    Latest Arista Networks revenue per employee is $1 m.

  • Who are Arista Networks competitors?

    Competitors of Arista Networks include Hewlett Packard Enterprise, CommScope and Cisco.

  • Where is Arista Networks headquarters?

    Arista Networks headquarters is located at 5453 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara.

  • Where are Arista Networks offices?

    Arista Networks has offices in Santa Clara, Austin, Cary, Nashua and in 10 other locations.

  • How many offices does Arista Networks have?

    Arista Networks has 14 offices.