NEW Switch Selector Tool, Wi-Fi, Cumulus Interview, Customer Stories & more - April Tech Roundup from EPS Global
EPS Monthly Roundup

In this month's edition: the new Switch Selector Tool we've developed to make your life easier; "Wi-Fi: The Cause of and Solution to all of Life's Problems" - a new and somewhat amusing blog on Wi-Fi by our techie; and video exclusives - Industry Titan Brian O'Sullivan, Cumulus Networks on the joint announcement of Minipack with Facebook & Edgecore at the OCP Summit, and a new Customer Story worth watching.



What's New?

[Blog] Wi-Fi: The Cause of and Solution to all of Life's Problems

I can clearly remember the day I lost complete perspective concerning my love of all things Wi-Fi. I was in the sitting room with my wife (who is a nurse) and I was explaining to her about a technique to increase data rates called Quadrature Amplitude Modulation (QAM). To begin with she looked at me wide eyed in expectation at being wowed, very briefly, by yet another awesome technological advance. 15 minutes later she was literally snoring. The sad part was I kept on going. Full article here.

Switch Selector Tool

If you've ever wondered which network switches are compatible with which open NOS look no further, we've developed a quick lookup tool that answers all your questions. Big Switch, Cumulus, IP Infusion, Pica8, Pluribus and SnapRoute covered. Check it out now.

[Awards] EPS wins 2 Awards from Finisar

The EPS China team excelled at Finisar's Partner Conference in China this month, winning two awards. Jason Qiu won Best Sales Person of the Year and Cole Cui won Best FAE in China due to their exceptional work with our customer Alibaba.

Media Center

[Video] What's it like to work with EPS?

"EPS just help me make my customers fantastically thrilled with the service I provide." - Dave Unger, Intervision Systems.
Whether it's stock availability, quick turnaround on quotes, engagement technical advice you're after, we've got you covered. See what one of our customers has to say in his customer story.

[Video] Interview with Brian O'Sullivan - Cumulus Networks

In this episode of the 'EPS Interviews Industry Titans' series we interview Brian O'Sullivan, Senior Director, Product Management at Cumulus Networks. Brian comments on Facebook's Minipack open modular switch for data centers, the challenges of deploying on commodity hardware and how EPS Global helps. Watch Video now.

Product Announcements

Edgecore Mini Pack

The Minipack AS8000 switch is a modular system capable of supporting a mix of 100G and 400G Ethernet interfaces up to a maximum of 128x100G or 32x400G ports. Minipack is based on an internal main switch board with Broadcom StrataXGS Tomahawk™ III Switch Series silicon capable of line rate 12.8Tbps Layer2 and Layer3 switching. View the Edgecore Mini Pack now.

Upcoming Events

Datacenter Transformation Breakfast Seminar

May 14, Klub Bankowca, Warsaw
Together with Edgecore Networks we're hosting an Open Networking workshop - everything you need to get started with white box and SDN. A morning of educational content, including a Q & A session with one of our Technical Sales Engineers. The venue is The Banker's Club, a beautiful building listed in the Polish Historic Buildings register on the banks of the Vistula River.
Limited seats available. Reserve your seat for free here.