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Itential Named a Finalist in Light Reading ‘Outstanding Digital Enablement Vendor’ Award

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Itential enables customers to accelerate complex network automation processes and achieve digital transformation goals with Network Intelligent Workflows ATLANTA  – April 24, 2018 – Itential, an innovator in intelligent network automation solutions, today announced it has been named a finalist in the ‘Outstanding Digital Enablement Vendor’ category in the 2018 ‘Leading Lights’ awards by Light Reading, a leading online news and analysis portal for the global communications industry. The Itential Intelligent Network Automation Manager (Pronghorn) was short listed for its ability to help customers accelerate the automation of complex network…

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Itential Presents Expert Tips and Tools to Advance Network Automation at NANOG 72

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Atlanta, GA –  Itential, an innovator in network automation solutions, today announced it will present expert tips and recommended open-sourced tools to help organizations advance their network automation practices at the North American Network Operators Group (NANOG 72) conference in Atlanta this month. Itential Network Automation Strategies Director Patrick Moore will lead the session, “Network Automation: Do I Need Expensive Tools To Do Meaningful Automation,” Feb. 20, 11:10 a.m. in the Loews Atlanta Hotel Ellington Ballroom. Moore’s presentation will cover automation domains, configuration management use cases, a sample architecture and recommended open source…

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Itential Names Josh Stephens Chief Strategy Officer

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Atlanta, GA – JANUARY 24, 2018 – Itential, an innovator in network automation solutions, today announced Josh Stephens has joined the leadership team as the chief strategy officer. In his new role, Stephens will guide the company’s overall strategy and lead Itential’s marketing efforts. Stephens joins Itential at a pivotal time as the company takes its products, which today automate processes in some of the world’s largest networks, and makes them available to enterprises of all sizes. In doing so, Itential is enabling network operations teams everywhere to evolve to…

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Itential to Exhibit at Cisco Live – Cancun

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As a Cisco SolutionsPlus partner, Itential will be exhibiting at Cisco Live on November 6-9, 2017 in Cancun, Mexico with partner Logicalis. The event is being held over four days and offers education and inspiration to the world’s technology innovators. During the event, we will be exhibiting our flagship product, Pronghorn. Itential recently announced our strategic alliance with Cisco as a SolutionsPlus partner, after building a robust integration with the Network Services Orchestror (NSO) ecosystem, supporting complex customer automation programs. The event is Cisco’s premier education and training destination for…

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Itential Secures $5.5 Million Investment from Elsewhere Partners and Adds Software Veteran Kenny Van Zant to Its Board of Directors

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First Outside Funding Will Accelerate Delivery of Innovative Network Automation Solutions Atlanta, GA – September 27, 2017 – Itential, an emerging leader in automating Software Defined Networks (SDN), today announced that the company has received its first outside investment from Elsewhere Partners, a growth-stage venture capital firm that was recently launched by veteran software investors.  The $5.5 million in funding will be used to accelerate the development and delivery of Itential’s innovative network automation solutions for enterprises and service providers. The funding comes on the heels of a record year…

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Itential Selected by Cisco as Member of SolutionsPlus Program

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Atlanta, Georgia, USA September 27, 2017 – Itential LLC, an innovative software company focused on model-centric network automation, proudly announces that it has officially become a member of the Cisco SolutionsPlus Program. Through a long standing relationship with Cisco, Itential has built robust integration with the Network Services Orchestror (NSO) ecosystem supporting complex customer automation programs. This approach utilizes NSO capabilities built around NETCONF/YANG and market-leading orchestration capabilities. According to Chris Wade, CTO of Itential, “The adoption of orchestration is key to supporting an API & model-first automation strategy.  Itential…

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Announcing Policy Manager 2.1

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Itential is pleased to announce the 2.1 release of Itential Policy Manager. Policy Manager 2.1 expands on the functionality introduced in version 1.0 as follows: The ACL design canvas has been replaced with the Topology Canvas: Visualization and management of of the physical devices, groupings of devices, and logical elements such as IP Pools, including the connectivity between them The Policy Canvas has been introduced as a separate UI to allow for the creation of multiple Policies over the same network topology The ACL design table has been enhanced and renamed the Policy…

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Announcing the Itential Pronghorn Application Server

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In today’s ever evolving networking world it is important to have consistent management tools in place that are capable of vendor agnostic support of the dynamic environment being created.  It is because of this that Itential is pleased to announce the introduction of the Pronghorn Application Server. The Pronghorn Application Server is a multi-tiered platform consisting of the following: Adapter Bridge – for communicating with vendor supplied and open source applications Cog Layer – for defined business logic exposed via REST APIs to applications that are built upon the SDN Application Server…

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Introducing Itential Policy Manager 1.0

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Configuration management is typically concerned with core device configuration, but there are many other critical components to configuration management such as the management of Access Control Lists (ACL). ACLs are typically left for engineers to wrestle with the CLI in order to manage.  Itential is happy to introduce our solution for simplifying this task, Policy Manager 1.0.  Policy Manager is an App Pack built on top of the Tail-f Network Control System (NCS) in order to provide the following capabilities: ACL design canvas: Visualization and management of ACL rules ACL design table:…

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