Global HQ: Sunnyvale, California Website: www.juniper.net
Global leader: Kevin Johnson, CEO
Local leader: Alex Krawchuck, sales director and operating area leader for the service provider business and Mark Ablett, director, enterprise
Core activity: Network security, performance solutions and telecoms
Revenue: $US3.32 billion (FY2009, ended December 31)
Key customers: US Department of Energy , Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, University of Auckland
Juniper’s vision for the next decade is a future of networking that is “open, scalable, simple, secure and automated to address the exploding scale of internet services for personal and business productivity”. Its next-generation platform, the Juniper T4000, boasts an industry leading 240Gbps per slot capacity, good for 4Tbps per half-rack chassis — a device optimised to handle booming video and other traffic on service provider networks. Stuart Finlayson and Jim Duffy
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