The ITC judge concluded that it violates patents Arista Cisco
Company Arista Networks without permission used the Ethernet switch, technology, patents owned by its competitor, Cisco Systems. To such conclusion came judge of the international trade Commission (ITC), the United States, considering the dispute between the two companies.
According to the judge in Arista products infringed two patents Cisco. This is a preliminary solution which in the coming months must be considered by the Commission at full strength, can lead to a ban on the import of certain products Arista in the US.
The complaint was filed by Cisco at ITC in December 2014. It said that Arista is violating six patents. Among the products, which infringed the patents, are the switches Arista 7000 series, which brings the company the lion’s share of income.