Big Switch Networks

Big Switch Networks is the Next-Generation Data Center Networking Company, changing the status quo of networking by designing intelligent, automated and flexible networks for its customers around the world. Big Switch leverages the principles of software-defined networking (SDN), coupled with a choice of industry-standard hardware. The company has two solutions: Big Monitoring Fabric, a Next-Generation Network Packet Broker, which enables pervasive security and monitoring of data center and cloud traffic for inline or out-of-band deployments and Big Cloud Fabric, the industry's first Next-Generation switching fabric that allows for choice of switching hardware for OpenStack, VMware, Container and Big Data use cases.
Company Growth (employees)
Santa Clara, US
Size (employees)
158 (est)+3%
Big Switch Networks was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, US

Key People at Big Switch Networks

Douglas Murray

Douglas Murray

Rob Sherwood

Rob Sherwood

Kyle Forster

Kyle Forster


Big Switch Networks Office Locations

Big Switch Networks has offices in Santa Clara, Atlanta, Chicago, Sydney and in 23 other locations
Santa Clara, US (HQ)
3965 Freedom Circle
Chiyoda, JP
4F First Square East Tower 1-5-1 Otemachi Chiyoda-ku
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Big Switch Networks Data and Metrics

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Total Funding

$119.5 m

Latest funding size

$30.7 m

Time since last funding

about 2 months


Big Switch Networks's latest funding round in July 2017 was reported to be $30.7 m. In total, Big Switch Networks has raised $119.5 m

Big Switch Networks Median Salaries

Source: 42 public H-1B filings from Big Switch Networks

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Big Switch Networks News and Updates

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On Tuesday, Facebook made an announcement that should set Cisco's teeth on edge. Its second-generation computer network switch, called the Wedge 100, is now available for purchase though Chinese contract manufacturer Edgecore (owned by Accton Technology). That's the same com…

Big Switch Networks Company Life and Culture

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