Avi Networks is a company developing a platform that delivers multi-cloud application services. It offers Avi Vantage platform which automates application delivery by combining software load balancer, web application firewall, and universal service mesh, ensuring applications are available, secure, and responsive.

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Parent CompanyVmware
HQPalo Alto, CA, US
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Avi Networks was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, US
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Key People/Management at Avi Networks

Amit Pandey

Amit Pandey

Murali Basavaiah

Murali Basavaiah

Ranga Rajagopalan

Ranga Rajagopalan

CTO / Co-Founder
Ashish Shah

Ashish Shah

VP of Product Management
Chandra Sekar

Chandra Sekar

VP, Marketing
Edward Sharp

Edward Sharp

Chief Financial Officer
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Avi Networks Office Locations

Avi Networks has offices in Palo Alto, New York, Regensburg, Bengaluru and in 3 other locations
Palo Alto, CA, US (HQ)
3401 Hillview Ave
New York, NY, US
85 Broad St
Regensburg, DE
Franz-Mayer-Straße 1
Bengaluru, IN
81/1 & 82/1, Salarpuria Softzone, Wing B, 5th Floor, Block A Bellandur, Varthur Hobli
Utrecht, NL
Orteliuslaan 850
Staines, GB
River Park Ave
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Avi Networks Financials and Metrics

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$115 m


In total, Avi Networks had raised $115 m. Avi Networks is a subsidiary of Vmware

Avi Networks Cybersecurity Score

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Avi Networks Online and Social Media Presence

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Avi Networks News and Updates

VMware to acquire Avi Networks to make data centers cloudier

In a continuing bid to help data centers become more cloudlike, VMware Inc. today said it plans to acquire Avi Networks Inc. for an undisclosed price. Avi provides application delivery services to large enterprises such as Deutschebank, Cisco Systems Inc. and Adobe Systems Inc. what it calls a mult…

VMware announces intent to buy Avi Networks, startup that raised $115M

VMware has been trying to reinvent itself from a company that helps you build and manage virtual machines in your data center to one that helps you manage your virtual machines wherever they live, whether that’s on prem or the public cloud. Today, the company announced it was buying Avi Networks, a …

VMware Announces Intent to Acquire Avi Networks

Avi Networks will Advance VMware’s Strategy for Bringing the Public Cloud Experience to the Entire Data Center

Avi Networks Blogs

The Avi Blog has moved to VMware!

Find our new home on VMware's Load Balancing and WAF blog: https://blogs.vmware.com/load-balancing/

Goldilocks and the 3 Load Balancers

Once upon a time there was an enterprise application named Goldilocks. She decided to explore the local tech show.

The Honest Comparison of Avi Networks and NGINX Plus

Avi Networks was acquired by VMware in July 2019 and the Avi Vantage Platform is now known as NSX Advanced Load Balancer (ALB). But that hasn’t stopped people from talking about Avi Networks — especially competitor F5 Networks and their recent open-source acquisition NGINX.

Avi Networks to be Acquired by VMware

This following post is a note from Avi Networks' CofoundersRanga Rajagopalan, CTO and Murali Basavaiah, VP of Engineering

Time to Get Social with Avi Networks

We do our best to share relevant news, interesting ideas, and fun posts here on the Avi Blog, but you're missing a lot of great content if this is the only place you look. If you want the latest Avi news, deep dive demos, and thought leadership, here are some other Avi channels you’ll want to follow…

Services Over Software: Have ADC Vendors Missed the Mark?

Since you’re on avinetworks.com, you probably are familiar with the fact that we offer a software load balancer. Well, technically speaking, we offer load balancing services that are software-defined. This may seem like I’m splitting hairs, but it is actually quite significant.
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Avi Networks Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Avi Networks founded?

    Avi Networks was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Avi Networks key executives?

    Avi Networks's key executives are Amit Pandey, Murali Basavaiah and Ranga Rajagopalan.

  • How many employees does Avi Networks have?

    Avi Networks has 69 employees.

  • Who are Avi Networks competitors?

    Competitors of Avi Networks include NGINX, F5 and Anubex.

  • Where is Avi Networks headquarters?

    Avi Networks headquarters is located at 3401 Hillview Ave, Palo Alto.

  • Where are Avi Networks offices?

    Avi Networks has offices in Palo Alto, New York, Regensburg, Bengaluru and in 3 other locations.

  • How many offices does Avi Networks have?

    Avi Networks has 7 offices.