Brocade and Zevenet Comparison

Brocade and Zevenet Comparison*

Comparison between Brocade and Zevenet, Brocade alternatives, similar to Brocade

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  • Brocade´s features, licensing options and roadmaps are well-aligned with organizations looking to deploy ADC within their virtual or cloud developments.
  • Provides a no-cost, license free developer edition that is fully featured and can be acquired in one click.
  • Offers an advanced pricing model that provides consumption based billing.
  • Brocade has a containerized ADC form factor in the market for several years, well ahead of other ADC competitors.
  • Disruptive vision with a stable growth as challengers in the ADC market, with an agile team and engaged community.
  • Innovation driven with Open Source technology with no vendor lock-in and broad platforms integration (hardware, virtual, bare metal and cloud).
  • Very high cost-effective solutions without limitation products and services, suitable for both midsize organizations and large enterprises.
  • Investment in R&D to deliver a technology driven by easiness, performance and security.
  • Provides an own complete solution for both software and hardware.


  • Does not offer a turnkey hardware appliance, in which hardware/software support is sourced from Brocade.
  • Lacks visibility in the market and was not identified as a top competitor.
  • Customers have raised concerns over the discontinuation of Brocade´s legacy ADC product line, the ADX.
  • Young brand as an open source company and yet to develop a big influence than other more established vendors.
  • Needs to develop a broader partnership network.

*The Brocade and Zevenet comparison above has been summarised from the latest Gartner ADC report of 2016.


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