“It’s never been a better time to be a customer, employee, or stockholder of Extreme Networks.”
We have been on a remarkable journey over the past couple of years. From our successive technology acquisitions – which broadened our solutions portfolio from edge to core, to the recent launch of Smart OmniEdge, our AI-powered network edge solution, Extreme Networks has never been in a stronger position. Our progress has not gone unnoticed. Of late, we have been:
In addition to being named a leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure, Extreme was also named a Challenger for the first time in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Networking.
If you haven’t already viewed the Gartner Magic Quadrants, then I highly recommend you do so! Infrastructure and operations leaders leverage Gartner’s research to identify which vendors best fit their requirements.
We believe that these reports are testaments to the success of our transformation. Our team is one of the most dedicated and focused in the industry, and they have worked hard to create the best solutions for our customers to exceed their needs.
What Does It Mean to be a Leader?
According to Gartner, “A vendor in the Leaders quadrant will have demonstrated an ability to fulfill a broad variety of customer requirements through the breadth of its access layer product family. Leaders will have the ability to shape the market and provide complete and differentiating access layer applications, as well as global service and support. Leaders should have demonstrated the ability to maintain strong relationships with their channels and customers, and have no obvious gaps in their portfolios.”
You might be asking yourself, “What is different about Extreme Networks? What have we done these last few years to achieve leadership?” Here’s the short answer – we…
The sky is the limit for Extreme. No networking vendor is as focused and motivated as we are. Moving forward, we’re the networking vendor you need to watch and consider for your next deployment. We’re going to remain true to our roots and continue to drive innovation, offer best in class support to our customers, and remain responsive to customer needs.
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