Arista Networks

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Arista Networks is a company that delivers cloud networking solutions for large data center, campus, and routing environments. It offers the Extensible Operating System ("EOS"); CloudVision, a platform for cloud automation and visibility; Awake security platform, DANZ Monitoring Fabric, transceivers, and cables. The company caters to 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 Ratings4.3
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)2,993(+15%)
Job Openings550
Revenue (FY, 2021)$2.9 B(+28%)
Share Price (Jun 2022)$99.8(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Arista Networks

Jayshree V. Ullal

Jayshree V. Ullal

President and Chief Executive Officer
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 11 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 $2.95 b in FY, 2021
USD

Revenue (FY, 2021)

2.9b

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

1.9b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2021), %

63.8%

Net income (FY, 2021)

840.9m

EBIT (FY, 2021)

924.7m

Market capitalization (24-Jun-2022)

30.7b

Closing stock price (24-Jun-2022)

99.8

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

620.8m

EV

30.1b
Arista Networks's current market capitalization is $30.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

2.2b2.4b2.3b2.9b

Revenue growth, %

31%12%(4%)

Cost of goods sold

778.0m866.4m835.6m1.1b

Gross profit

1.4b1.5b1.5b1.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

595.4m608.3m654.4m523.0m540.6m605.4m667.6m707.3m748.7m

Cost of goods sold

214.9m218.1m237.1m184.8m196.5m220.5m242.3m253.1m270.1m

Gross profit

380.6m390.2m417.3m338.3m344.1m385.0m425.3m454.2m478.6m

Gross profit Margin, %

64%64%64%65%64%64%64%64%64%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

650.0m1.1b893.2m620.8m

Accounts Receivable

331.8m392.0m389.5m516.5m

Prepaid Expenses

94.9m237.7m

Inventories

264.6m243.8m479.7m650.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

809.5m944.4m1.1b761.3m800.2m970.3m843.3m893.7m631.0m

Accounts Receivable

271.2m343.1m447.3m352.2m383.2m300.2m380.5m364.2m395.6m

Prepaid Expenses

111.6m139.3m166.2m

Inventories

347.2m314.2m239.8m261.8m327.0m438.1m483.2m543.2m575.7m
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

328.1m859.9m634.6m840.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

27.7m32.8m44.6m50.3m

Inventories

51.1m20.9m(235.3m)(170.4m)

Accounts Payable

39.3m(1.9m)41.2m(66.7m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

201.0m390.3m599.2m138.4m283.2m451.6m180.4m377.3m601.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

8.4m16.8m24.9m10.2m21.2m32.0m12.7m25.2m37.9m

Inventories

(82.6m)(49.6m)25.0m(17.7m)(82.9m)(194.0m)(3.5m)(63.5m)(96.0m)

Accounts Payable

(2.4m)(6.8m)(14.4m)(6.4m)31.5m71.8m2.8m10.9m(1.1m)
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

935.4k

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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Arista Networks Operating Metrics

Arista Networks's Customers was reported to be 8 k in FY, 2021.
FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Countries

808694

Customers

4.9 k5.5 k6 k7 k8 k

Locations

125125125183200

Trademarks (US)

242424

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 Networks Australia Pty Ltd
Arista Networks Austria GmbH
Arista Networks B.V.
Arista Networks Canada Ltd.
Arista Networks Cyprus Ltd
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Arista Networks Revenue Breakdown

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

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

Arista Networks Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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Arista Networks Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Arista Networks Online and Social Media Presence

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Arista Networks Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    83/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    90/100

  • Compensation

    B

    73/100

  • Diversity

    A+

    86/100

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Arista Networks News and Updates

Global Network Detection and Response Market to 2026 - Featuring Darktrace, Cisco Systems and Arista Networks Among Others

Dublin, June 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Network Detection and Response (NDR) Market: Analysis By Deployment, By Component, By Application, By Region Size and Trends with Impact of COVID-19 and Forecast up to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global…

Cyber Defense Media Group recently awarded Arista with the Global InfoSec Award 2022 for "Market Leader Unified Threat Management (UTM)"

Cyber Defense Media Group recently awarded Arista with the Global InfoSec Award 2022 for "Market Leader Unified Threat Management (UTM)" for Edge Threat Management (NG Firewall and Micro Edge), part of the CUE portfolio. Congratulations to the entire Arista team and Heather Paunet for being the lead…

Arista Launches Low Latency Switches Aimed at Financial Sector

High performance network vendor Arista Networks has launched two new products aimed at bringing low latency switching to the financial services industry. In this vertical, latency is everything and small differences in performance can have a big impact on revenue and competitive differentiation.

Arista Lashes Latency From 7130 Lineup

Switch and routing giant Arista launched a pair of products targeted at extreme low-latency requirements of the financial market. The products also mark an integration milestone for Arista following its Metamako acquisition in 2018.

Sunset Learning Institute Announces Partnership With Arista Networks

Sunset Learning Institute (SLI) is pleased to announce a new partnership with Arista Networks as the newest Elite Training Partner.

Arista Networks, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2022 Financial Results

Arista Networks, Inc. (NYSE: ANET), an industry leader in data-driven, client to cloud networking for large data center, campus and routing environments, today announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2022.
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Arista Networks Blogs

Thinking Outside the Box for Network Acceleration

There is a continued push to go even “faster.” Lowering port to port latency while maintaining features and increasing link speeds and system density is a significant technology challenge for designers and the laws of physics. Since the first release of Arista’s 7100 and 7150 switch familie…

The New Edge as a Service

As we enter 2022, there is much discussion on the “post-pandemic” world of campus and how it’s changing. Undoubtedly, the legacy 2000 era campus was mired in complexity, with proprietary features, siloed designs, and fragile software ripe for change. This oversubscribed campus is riddled…

The Migration from Network Security to Secure Networks

Over the last few years, we have seen an age of edgeless, multi-cloud, multi-device collaboration for hybrid work giving rise to a new network that transcends traditional perimeters. As hybrid work models gain precedence through the new network, organizations must address the cascading a…

The Next Frontier in AI Networking

The rapid arrival of real-time gaming, virtual reality and metaverse applications is changing the way network, compute memory and interconnect I/O interact for the next decade. As the future of metaverse applications evolve, the network needs to adapt for 10 times the growth in traffic c…

The 400G Era

As an industry leader in data-driven networking, Arista’s introduction of 400G platforms in 2019 intersected the emerging needs of hyper-scale cloud and HPC customers to dramatically increase bandwidth for specific ultra-high performance applications. 

Arista's Evolution to Data-Driven Networking

Arista’s EOS (Extensible Operating System) has been nurtured over the past decade, taking the best principles of extensible, open and scalable networks. While SDN evangelists insisted that the right way to build networks started with the decoupling of hardware and software in the network…
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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 2,993 employees.

  • What is Arista Networks revenue?

    Latest Arista Networks annual revenue is $2.9 b.

  • What is Arista Networks revenue per employee?

    Latest Arista Networks revenue per employee is $985 k.

  • Who are Arista Networks competitors?

    Competitors of Arista Networks include Cyient North America, NVIDIA and CommScope.

  • 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 11 other locations.

  • How many offices does Arista Networks have?

    Arista Networks has 15 offices.