Extreme Networks, Inc. is now positioned as a Challenger by Gartner, Inc. in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Centre Networking.
Prior to 2018, Extreme Networks appeared as a Niche Player in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Centre Networking for several years.
Since the last report published in 2017, Extreme completed its acquisition of Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.'s data centre networking business, its third in a series of acquisitions since October 2016. Extreme was also named a Leader for the first time in the July 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for the Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure.
Ed Meyercord, President and CEO, Extreme Networks, Inc., said: "Extreme Networks' Agile Data Centre solutions deliver the automation, visibility and flexibility needed to make digital transformation a reality for today's enterprise. We are excited to be recognized as a Challenger in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Centre Networking. We believe this distinction is evidence of the competitiveness of our Agile Data Centre solutions portfolio, and our vision and commitment to the market."