Big Network Blog

At Big Network, we enjoy blogging about industry trends, product announcements, customer case-studies and unique ways we've seen people use Big Network in the wild. As we continue to grow our globally distributed team, we'll be talking more about the team and the (often hard) decisions we're making to keep growing.

Introducing the new Edge Lite (v2)

Author:
Tom Daly

The revised Edge Lite introduces an additional ethernet port providing unparalleled flexibility and deployment options.

September 11, 2023

Empowering Startups: HPE’s Diversity Startup Program

Author:
Jeff Maier

In partnership with Alpha3, businesses founded by underrepresented groups can access cloud service and IT support on the back of HPE Greenlake. The program aims to create more equality in the technological landscape for any business owner and type of organization.

June 26, 2023

HPE Discover 2023 – Day 2

Author:
Jeff Maier

Day 2 of HPE Discover 2023 was full of insights for cloud computing into the coming year. Increasingly the network presents complexity and Big Network is the newcomer that's leveling the playing field.

June 22, 2023

HPE Discover 2023 – Day 1

Author:
Jeff Maier

Big Network are showcasing their leading peer-to-peer, layer 2 overlay technology at HPE Discover 2023. As workloads continue to become more distributed, the network plays an increasingly important role.

June 21, 2023

How can you Build a Bigger Network for a Smaller Price?

Author:
Tom Daly

Never pay for a service you don't need. Big Network allows you to customize your cloud networks and edge devices to suit your individual uses. Find out how you can create a plan that works best for you and your organization.

May 17, 2023

CK Technology Group selects Big Network to Secure and Privatize VOIP Platform Offerings

Author:
Tom Daly

CK Technology Group is using the Big Network Edge Pro, Edge Lite, and Edge Virtual to secure and privatize their voice over IP (VOIP) platform offerings. Read all about their unique use case!

May 2, 2023

Cloud, Colocation, and Collaboration: Equinix Metal & Big Network

Author:
Tom Daly

Equinix Metal partners with Big Network to create an easy, flexible way to extend customer VMware ESXi networking fabrics across a variety of environments. Read about how Equinix Metal is using Big Network in an entirely new way.

April 17, 2023

Announcing Edge Virtual

Author:
Tom Daly

Edge Virtual is a virtualized version of our Edge hardware and can be used to link Public Clouds, as a private network, and to replace SD-WAN. Learn how Edge Virtual works, how it can be configured, and its numerous benefits for our users.

April 8, 2023

Extending AWS VPC using Big Network and Edge Lite

Author:
Tom Daly

We used our Edge Lite to extend AWS VPC via 3 different Layer 2 and Layer 3 methodologies. The solution uses our Edge Lite to modernize the infrastructure stack while maintaining an Ethernet handoff to devices in the field.

March 30, 2023

How to Get the Most Out of Big Network's REST API

Author:
Tom Daly

Our REST API uses standard HTTP methods to provide a simple and unified interface for developers to program cloud networks and edge devices.

March 21, 2023

A New REST API, Big Apps Update, and Layer 2 Network Configuration

Author:
Tom Daly

Big Network introduces new technology, additional service support, and more configuration documentation in 2023! Read as we reflect on our accomplishments throughout the year and explore our future goals.

March 14, 2023

Employee Spotlight: Eric St. Jean

Author:
Eric St. Jean

Meet Eric St. Jean, joining Big Network as a Network Support Specialist. He provides customer assistance and monitors customer networks.

March 6, 2023

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