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Arista vs VMware

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Arista
Based on 42 reviews.
VMware
Based on 1837 reviews.
Overview
Arista Networks is a computer networking company headquartered in Santa Clara, California, USA. The company designs and sells multilayer network switches to deliver software-defined networking solutions for large datacenter, cloud computing, high-performance computing and high-frequency trading environments. Arista's products include an array of 10s switch. Arista's own Linux-based network operating system, EOS, runs on all Arista products.
VMware, Inc. is a US software company that provides cloud and virtualization software and services, VMware's desktop software runs on Microsoft Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X, while its enterprise software hypervisors for servers, VMware ESX and VMware ESXi, are bare-metal hypervisors that run directly on server hardware without requiring an additional underlying operating system. In 1998, VMware was founded by Diane Greene, Mendel Rosenblum, Scott Devine, Edward Wang and Edouard Bugnion. Greene and Rosenblum, who are married, first met while at the University of California, Berkeley.
Sample Customers
Arista Data ANalyZer
IG Group, CBC Radio Canada, Fixed Mobiles Telecom, LivePerson, Samsung SDS
Arista NDR
- Dolby Laboratories- Seattle Genetics- ARM Energy- Ooma- Prophix- Yapstone
Lastline Defender
CKE Restaurants Inc., WatchGuard, S&P 400 Financial Services Leader, Hewlett Packard, Gwinnett County Public Schools, Aerospace Innovator, Global Media Conglomerate, Cellopoint
vRealize Network Insight
NTTi3, VCIX-NV, VMware Networking and Security Business Unit, Illumio, CompuNet
Nyansa
Rooms To Go, Lululemon
Popular Solutions
Top Industries
Comms Service Provider
26%
Computer Software Company
16%
Financial Services Firm
7%
Government
6%
Comms Service Provider
24%
Computer Software Company
18%
Financial Services Firm
9%
Government
7%
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