We are a team of visionaries, experienced technologists and engineers who have created a blueprint for designing and operating the world’s fastest and most programmable networks. Our goal is to make programming your network as simple as programming your CPU. We believe that when the network is fully programmable—that is, both the control plane and data plane are under the control of the end user— the networking industry will enjoy the same explosion of innovation as we have seen in compute and storage.

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Executive Team

Craig Barratt

20 years in communications and networking: SVP Google, CEO Alphabet Access, President Qualcomm Atheros, CEO Atheros Communications.

Craig Barratt

CEO

Nick McKeown

Professor Computer Science, Stanford University. 25 years of academic/industrial experience. Co-Inventor of SDN; founder of three successful startups Nicira, Abrizio, Nemo.

Nick McKeown

Chief Scientist &
Co-Founder

Pat Bosshart

36 years at Texas Instruments: Corporate Fellow; Pioneer in high performance processor design; large switch fabric design.

Pat Bosshart

CTO & Co-Founder

Dan Lenoski

30 years in networking and compute: SVP for Cisco’s Servers and Access Switches, VP for iPhone hardware at Apple; VP Eng at two successful start-ups (Nuova, Growth). Senior roles at Google, SGI, Sun.

Dan Lenoski

VP Engineering &
Co-Founder

Ed Doe

20 years in networking: Broadcom, Nortel/Bay Networks; Led networking product lines at Broadcom: covering switches, switch fabrics, server NICs, network processors (NPUs) and network SoCs.

Ed Doe

VP Product & Strategy

Dailene Bray

25 years in finance and accounting, with experience in both public accounting and various start-up companies. Led finance team at Nicira from inception through eventual acquisition by VMware in 2012.

Dailene Bray

VP Finance

Get in Touch

Address

2185 Park Blvd, Palo Alto, CA 94306 USA

email

info@barefootnetworks.com

jobs@barefootnetworks.com

press@barefootnetworks.com

phone

+1 (650) 924-9363