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FatPipe Networks Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Talari Networks for Infringing on Multiline, Software Defined WAN Hybrid Network Patents

SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwired - May 13, 2015) - FatPipe Inc, the inventor of software defined networks for wide area connectivity and hybrid WANs, announced that it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Talari Networks, Inc. in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. The company asserts that Talari Networks' products infringe on FatPipe Networks patents and seek injunctive relief to stop further sale of the infringing Talari Networks products.

"FatPipe has invested tens of millions of dollars in the development of software-defined WAN and path selection," said Dr. Ragula Bhaskar, CEO of FatPipe Inc. "It is important that innovators and their intellectual property are protected according to US laws."

"With several thousand customers, FatPipe has the most market proven and tested solution," stated Ms, Sanch Datta, President of FatPipe Inc.

FatPipe products can be installed in a corporate location or in the cloud. FatPipe's Enterprise Manager, an SD-WAN orchestration solution can be hosted in a public or private cloud.

FatPipe currently has 11 U.S. patents and over 180 technology claims related to multipath, software defined networking and additional patent applications pending. This complaint asserts that the technology in Talari Networks products infringes on one or more claims of certain FatPipe's patents.

FatPipe has engaged Perkins Coie, one of the top ranked law firms in the country for Patent law and litigation to protect its patents. Perkins Coie was named Patent "Law Firm of the Year" for two consecutive years (2013, 2014) by U.S. News - Best Lawyers® .

FatPipe® Networks founders Dr. Ragula Bhaskar and Sanchaita Datta invented the concept of software defined wide area networking and hybrid WANs that eliminates the need for hardware and software, or cooperation from ISPs and allows companies to control WAN traffic. FatPipe technology provides the world's best intra-corporate wide area network solutions that transcend Internet and other network failures to maintain business continuity and high transmission security. FatPipe has offices in the United States, and around the world, with over 700 resellers worldwide including almost all national resellers in the US.

Gartner recommended that "FatPipe offers one of the market's most advanced WAN path controllers and companies should consider FatPipe for WAN optimization when it is beneficial to combine basic WAN optimization features with good WAN path selection control capabilities."

Gartner, while recommending FatPipe, listed FatPipe's strengths as:

  • FatPipe is one of the leading vendors for WAN link load balancing and has very good WAN path control capabilities
  • FatPipe supports comprehensive application identification, classification and control capabilities
  • FatPipe offers detailed network visibility and reporting capabilities
  • The FatPipe solution is relatively easy to operate, as all functions are integrated onto one platform, and managed with a single high level user interface
  • FatPipe has a good range of commonly used WAN optimization features, including substantial storage for caching

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