The 10 Hottest Networking Startup Companies Of 2021
With hybrid cloud, edge networking, and SASE top of mind in 2021, here are 10 enterprise networking upstarts that made their mark during a time of rapidly changing networking requirements.
Founder and CEO: Shlomo Kramer
Cloud networking and security specialist Cato Networks, which does 100 percent of its business through the channel, comes to market with a cloud service that integrates edge SD-WAN, a global network backbone and network security services.
The six-year-old Tel Aviv, Israel-based company secured its largest round of financing yet in October, bringing its total funding to date to $532 million. Cato Networks has about 400 employees today and is currently valued at $2.5 billion. In 2019 the company launched a global program for partners of all kinds, including master agents, subagents, VARs and MSPs.