TechNet Indo-Pacific 2019 Sponsorship Opportunities

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Forward Networks  

Palo Alto,  CA 
United States
  • Booth: 903

The Forward Networks platform enables engineers and operators to visualize and search complex networks, debug configuration problems, verify network-wide policy implementations, and predict network behavior prior to deploying changes. Using the network copy, the software traces, indexes, and stores the collected data, monitoring things like end-to-end behavior, verification of the network’s forwarding behavior and security posture, and close monitoring of configuration changes.

 Press Releases

  • PALO ALTO, Calif.Oct. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Forward Networks, the industry leader in network assurance and intent-based verification, announced today that the company has been recognized as a winner of several industry awards, including the Stratus Awards for Cloud Computing, the 2019 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Broadband World Forum Awards. To date this year, Forward Networks has earned 13 industry awards.

    Business Intelligence Group's Stratus Awards named Forward Networks as the winner for the Software as a Service category. This award honors driving forces of change in the cloud, as modern consumers and businesses alike adopt cloud-based services. This recognition reiterates the highly innovative services that Forward Enterprise provides for large-scale enterprise deployments.

    The Golden Bridge Awards for Business and Innovation recognized Forward Networks for three wins across multiple categories. Forward Enterprise was awarded the Gold winner of the Network Management and Intelligence Innovations category, Silver winner of the Information Technology (Software) Innovations category, and Silver winner of the Best New Product, Service, or Solution of the Year in the Technology Software category.

    The Stevie Awards named Forward Networks as a Bronze winner of the Employer of the Year category. The company prides itself on being founded by four Stanford Ph.D.'s with extensive backgrounds in networking and software architecture, who have conducted pioneering research in Software Defined Networking (SDN).

    The Broadband World Forum Awards shortlisted Forward Enterprise under the Best Network Intelligence Award category. This award recognizes the very best in broadband and achievements in next-generation communications, applications, services, strategies, and more. This recognition acknowledges the significant work Forward Networks has made to set the standard for innovative management of large, complex networks.

    "Revolutionizing network operations was an ambitious endeavor we undertook when we started the company. To witness how Forward Networks has grown since then is truly humbling," David Erickson, CEO and Co-Founder at Forward Networks. "Providing a searchable, scalable, single source of truth for even the most complex of networks continues to delight our customers. It's very exciting to be recognized and validated as well by a variety of industry awards."

    For more information on Forward Networks and its solutions, please visit

    About the Business Intelligence Group
    The Business Intelligence Group launched the first crowd-sourced industry awards programs to recognize authentic talent and superior performances in the business world. Unlike other awards programs, the Business Intelligence Group's programs invite real business people with experience and knowledge to volunteer as judges. The organization's proprietary and unique scoring system selectively measures performance across multiple business domains and rewards companies whose achievements stand above those of their peers.

    About the Golden Bridge Awards
    Golden Bridge Awards are an annual industry and peers recognition program honoring best companies in every major industry from large to small and new start-ups in North AmericaEuropeMiddle-EastAfricaAsia-Pacific, and Latin-America, Best New Products and Services, Best Innovations, Management and Teams, Women in Business and the Professions, Case Studies, Customer Satisfaction, and PR and Marketing Campaigns from all over the world. Learn more about Golden Bridge Awards at

    About the Stevie Awards
    Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and the new Middle East Stevie Awards. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at

    About the Broadband World Forum Awards
    The Broadband Awards recognise the very best in broadband and highlight the achievements in next-generation communications, applications, services, strategies & more.

    The awards have a long standing reputation for excellence thanks to over a decade of legacy, backing by some of the industry's most prominent organisations and figures, as well as our independent panel of judges who draw upon decades of industry experience to provide reliable analysis of the top telecoms companies, products & people.

    About Forward Networks
    Forward Networks provides a robust network assurance and verification platform to reduce business risk and improve network operations. By enabling network and applications teams to verify intent and predict network behavior, Forward's solution brings the benefits of intent-based networking to large enterprises: agility, predictability, and scalability.

    Forward Networks was founded in 2013 by four Stanford Ph.D. graduates and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California. Investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Threshold, and A.Capital. For more information, visit

    For further information, please contact:

    Lisa Garvey, VP of Marketing     

    Laurie Timms

    Forward Networks                        

    Lumina Communications for Forward Networks



    SOURCE Forward Networks


  • Forward Enterprise
    Forward Enterprise documents, searches, verifies, and predicts the behavior of your network by creating an always-accurate software copy of your entire network infrastructure for both on-prem and cloud....

  • Forward Enterprise documents, searches, verifies, and predicts the behavior of your network by creating an always-accurate software copy of your entire network infrastructure for both on-prem and cloud. With available REST APIs, it easily integrates into your existing network management workflow and tools. Forward Enterprise can be deployed on-prem or via cloud hosting for complete implementation flexibility.


    Automatically create an always-accurate network diagram with full details about the topology of your environment.


    Search network behavior, configuration and state network-wide with an intuitive and powerful tool.


    Verify that your network is configured and behaving exactly as intended across on-prem, cloud and virtual overlay networks.


    Understand the outcome of network configuration changes for ACL and NAT environments.


    Behavior Diffs allow side-by-side comparison in one quick view of configuration file changes for any device, between any points in time.


    Use the language of your choice to implement integrations with standard REST semantics and HTTP Basic Auth.