Keyword: Barefoot Networks
White box and traditional switch vendors are driving the use of merchant silicon in data switches to new heights, according to a report.
Ever since it came out of stealth mode two years ago, Santa Clara, California-based Barefoot Networks has taken aim at shaking up the networking sector.
Ahead of deploying white boxes into thousands of its cell sites over the coming years, AT&T has released its white box specifications into the OCP.
Google Cloud and Barefoot Networks have created an open source project under P4.org called P4 Runtime.