Thursday, November 4, 2010

NETGEAR to Resell Extreme Networks' BlackDiamond 8800 Switches

Extreme Networks announced an OEM relationship enabling NETGEAR to resell its chassis-based network requirements for midsized business and education markets. NETGEAR will add customized Extreme Networks BlackDiamond® 8800 modular switches to its portfolio of smart networking solutions. The relationship is a multi-year agreement through 2013 and shipments are expected to start early in calendar year 2011.

Shane Buckley, SVP and GM of NETGEAR's SMB Business Unit. "NETGEAR's network infrastructure offerings now reach from the network edge to the core, delivering a complete suite for the midsized enterprise."