SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Arista Networks (NYSE:ANET) is pleased to announce it is the newest
member to join AVnu
Alliance, the industry consortium that certifies Audio Video
Bridging (AVB) products for interoperability. Arista’s
membership marks the growth of AVnu Alliance in the professional audio
video industry and helps push momentum for the growing ecosystem of
interoperable AVB devices through AVnu-certification.
“Arista is thrilled to become a member of AVnu Alliance, the only
organization that is driving open, standards-based AV networking via
Ethernet,” said Vice President of Business Development and Alliances for
Arista, Ed Chapman. “Arista’s Extensible
Operating System (EOS) implementation of AVB delivers a next
generation solution for the audio video industry with the performance
and cost of Ethernet economics.”
As a member of the Alliance, Arista plans to have its AVB networking
product lines certified to help foster an open and interoperable
standard within the industry. Arista has previously showcased the
ability to transport high-quality real-time media with accurate time
synchronization using AVB on next generation switches. The
implementation of AVB on Arista hardware has the potential to greatly
improve the flexibility, precision, visibility and price point of A/V
“As the AVnu Alliance continues to grow and drive AVnu-certification, we
welcome the addition of a key provider of networking equipment including
Ethernet switches and routers,” said Rick Kreifeldt, AVnu Alliance
President and Chair. “Arista Networks’ participation will provide the
ability to further support simple, reliable A/V using AVB with enabled
switches and help us continue to grow the AVnu-certified ecosystem.”
AVnu Alliance is seeing a growing momentum in all sectors including
automotive, consumer and professional audio and video and is standing at
over 70 members.
About Arista Networks
Arista Networks (NYSE: ANET) was founded to deliver software-driven
cloud networking solutions for large data center and computing
environments. Arista’s award-winning 10/40/100 GbE switches redefine
scalability, robustness, and price–performance, with over 2000 customers
and more than two million cloud networking ports being deployed
worldwide. At the core of Arista’s platform is EOS, an advanced network
operating system. Arista Networks products are available worldwide
through distribution partners, systems integrators and resellers.
ARISTA, EOS and Spline are among the registered and unregistered
trademarks of Arista Networks, Inc. in jurisdictions around the world.
Other company names or product names may be trademarks of their
Additional information and resources can be found at: http://www.arista.com
About AVnu Alliance
The AVnu Alliance is dedicated to the advancement of streaming
audio/video by promoting the adoption of IEEE 802.1 Audio Video Bridging
(AVB) standards over the network infrastructure. The organization
strives to create an open path to AVB standards, define AVB compliance
test procedures, and an AVnu certification program that ensures AVB
interoperability of networked A/V devices to provide the highest quality
streaming experience in professional A/V, automotive, and consumer
applications to deliver a compelling end user experience.
AVnu and AVnu Alliance are trademarks or registered trademarks of AVnu
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Source: Arista Networks