SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Extreme Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXTR) today announced it will showcase its high performance networking portfolio and participate in a series of speaking sessions during the upcoming SC13, held in Denver, Colorado ( Nov. 17th -22 nd). Extreme Networks will showcase its HPC solutions and unveil its purpose-built Top of Rack switch, the Summit X770 , and its flagship switch, the BlackDiamond® X8 will power the conference SCinet with high-speed, low latency networking. Exhibition Highlights: Extreme Networks will demonstrate how enterprises can develop the networking features required for High Performance Computing (HPC) and Big Data Hadoop deployments in collaboration with its latest partner, SGI, a trusted leader in HPC solutions inside the exhibition hall at booth #801. Education Highlights: Experts from Extreme Networks will share their visionary industry insights at these sessions: The Role of Software-Defined Networking (SDN) in the Big Data EquationBithika Khargharia, Ph.D., senior engineer for vertical solutions and architecture and Glenn Ricart, Ph.D. and chief technology officer for US Ignite, will lead a panel discussion on how SDN has huge potential to address the evolving connectivity requirements of Big Data due to the rapid transition towards a fully networked world. Where: Room #703 When:Tuesday, November 19, 2013 | 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 pm MTAccelerating High Performance and Super Computing with EthernetIn this session, Nadeem Zahid, director of product line management will share insights into how Ethernet is poised to erode the InfiniBand market over the next few years, and the trends fueling the shift. Where: Room #503/504 When:Thursday, November 21, 2013 | 11:30 am – 12:00 pm MT For more information about Extreme Networks presence at SC13 please visit: http://www.extremenetworks.com/about-extreme/sc13.aspx#About Extreme NetworksExtreme Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXTR) sets the new standard for superior customer experience by delivering network-powered innovation and best-in-class service and support. The company delivers high-performance switching and routing products for data center and core-to-edge networks, wired/wireless LAN access, and unified network management and control. Our award-winning solutions include software-defined networking (SDN), cloud and high-density Wi-Fi, BYOD and enterprise mobility, identity access management and security. Extreme Networks is headquartered in San Jose, CA and has more than 12,000 customers in over 80 countries. For more information, visit the company's website at http://www.extremenetworks.com. Extreme Networks, the Extreme Networks logo, BlackDiamond and Summit are registered trademarks of Extreme Networks, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. All other names are the property of their respective owners. Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters set forth in this press release, including without limitation statements as to features, performance, and benefits of Extreme Networks products, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date. Because such statements deal with future events, they are subject to risks and uncertainties, including network design and actual results of use of the product in different environments. We undertake no obligation to update the forward-looking information in this release. Other important factors which could cause actual results to differ materially are contained in the Company's 10-Qs and 10-Ks which are on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission. http://www.sec.gov SOURCE Extreme Networks, Inc.