Forward Networks

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Forward Networks is a company developing a platform that provides network visibility, policy verification, and change modeling. It delivers a mathematically accurate network copy to simplify network operations and provide network assurance. The platform analyzes the network to identify problems one didn’t know existed and verifies changes to prevent outages.

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQPalo Alto, US
Websiteforwardnetworks.com
Employee Ratings5

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Employees (est.) (May 2020)63(-3%)

Key People/Management at Forward Networks

Andreas Stavropoulos

Andreas Stavropoulos

Director
David Erickson

David Erickson

Co-Founder and CEO, Director
Peyman Kazemian

Peyman Kazemian

Co-Founder
Brandon Heller

Brandon Heller

Co-Founder and CTO, Director
Chiara Regale

Chiara Regale

VP Product Management
Lisa Garvey

Lisa Garvey

VP Marketing
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Forward Networks Office Locations

Forward Networks has an office in Palo Alto
Palo Alto, US (HQ)
550 California Ave #200
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Forward Networks Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2013

Forward Networks total Funding

$62.2 m

Forward Networks latest funding size

$35 m

Time since last funding

8 months ago

Forward Networks investors

Forward Networks's latest funding round in October 2019 was reported to be $35 m. In total, Forward Networks has raised $62.2 m
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Forward Networks Operating Metrics

Oct, 2019

Registered Devices

75 k
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Forward Networks Online and Social Media Presence

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Forward Networks News and Updates

Forward Networks picks up $35 mln Series C

Forward Networks, a provider of network assurance and intent-based network verification solutions, has secured $35 million in Series C funding. Goldman Sachs led the round.

Forward Networks raises $35M to help enterprises map, track, and predict their networks’ behavior

Security breaches and other activity that causes network surges and outages are all on the rise in the enterprise, and today, a startup called Forward Networks, which has built a clever way to help businesses monitor their network traffic to identify when things are going wrong, has raised a round o…

Forward Networks raises $35 million to prevent network failures

Forward Networks, which creates virtual copies of networks to monitor them for operations-breaking changes, has raised $35 million in venture capital.

Forward Networks Announces Support of Cisco ACI

BARCELONA, Spain, Jan. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Forward Networks, the industry leader in network assurance and intent-based verification, today announced at Cisco Live 2019 in Barcelona support for Cisco ACI (Application Centric Infrastructure). Organizations that use Cisco ACI as an...

Forward Networks Announces Support for VMware NSX Data Center

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Forward Networks, the industry leader in network assurance and intent-based verification, is announcing support for VMware NSX Data Center, the network virtualization platform, to deliver a single analytics and troubleshooting platform for...

Forward Networks raises $16 million to secure network operations

Forward Networks, which helps companies monitor and secure their network traffic across switches, routers, and firewalls, today announced funding of $16 million in a round led by DFJ. Existing investors Andreessen Horowitz and A.Capital Ventures also participated. “Modern enterprise networks tend to…

Forward Networks Blogs

Enterprise Network Automation Edges Closer to Reality at MWC

MWC Insider Blog The post Enterprise Network Automation Edges Closer to Reality at MWC appeared first on Forward Networks.

Answers at Your Fingertips with Forward Networks

Gestalt IT The post Answers at Your Fingertips with Forward Networks appeared first on Forward Networks.

Tech Bytes: Forward Networks Lets You Query Your Network Like A Database

Packet Pushers The post Tech Bytes: Forward Networks Lets You Query Your Network Like A Database appeared first on Forward Networks.

In-App NQE Checks examples now available on GitHub

In-App NQE Checks examples now available on GitHub. In-App NQE Checks augments NQE by enabling customers to create custom verification checks, using the NQE data model, directly in the Forward Enterprise browser-based interface. No development skills needed, no scripts to build and maintain, just a …

Query Your Network like a Database

As companies are trying to become more agile to provide new services to their customers at a faster pace, more and more of them are embracing Network Automation in some shape or form. Network Automation can be very powerful, but it comes with a price: it’s frighteningly dangerous! A mistake in the a…

Forward Networks Unveils New In-App Network Query Engine (NQE) Checks

PR Newswire The post Forward Networks Unveils New In-App Network Query Engine (NQE) Checks appeared first on Forward Networks.
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Forward Networks Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Forward Networks founded?

    Forward Networks was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Forward Networks key executives?

    Forward Networks's key executives are Andreas Stavropoulos, David Erickson and Peyman Kazemian.

  • How many employees does Forward Networks have?

    Forward Networks has 63 employees.

  • Who are Forward Networks competitors?

    Competitors of Forward Networks include Cohere Technologies, Preempt Security and SafeBreach.

  • Where is Forward Networks headquarters?

    Forward Networks headquarters is located at 550 California Ave #200, Palo Alto.

  • Where are Forward Networks offices?

    Forward Networks has an office in Palo Alto.

  • How many offices does Forward Networks have?

    Forward Networks has 1 office.