NetDescribe is happy to announce the new strategic partnership with Cubro Network Visibility. Cubro provides a comprehensive set of network visibility solutions that are efficient, cost-effective, and performance-oriented. With products that enable total network visibility into traffic, Cubro enhances and supports deployments in the Telecommunications, ISP, Data Centre, Enterprise, and Government spaces whether it be in virtualized or physical environments. Cubro is bringing network performance and security monitoring efforts to their peak level and unlock valuable insights into network traffic.

As transformational technologies like 5G, SDN/NFV, SD-WAN, virtualization, and IoT are being adopted, networks have become more complex than ever and with additional ‘blind spots’. Today Service Providers and Enterprises must be able to see all of their data and applications in real time to secure and manage their growing networks and traffic demands while improving productivity and keeping watch for security attacks and leaks.

Consequently, Cubro solutions are instrumental in the successful outcomes of IT initiatives including:

  • 5G/4G/3G Customer Experience Management and Service Assurance
  • Digitale Transformation
  • Data Security
  • Virtualized Data Centres
  • Software Defined Networking / NFV
  • High Performance Networks

Cubro Packet Broker

To cope with current and future network challenges, enterprises need a powerful, high-speed platform offering insight into the network. Cubro offers a whole series of Network Packet Brokers EX (up to L4) and EXA (up to L7). The latest product is the EXA8.

The Cubro EXA8 is an affordable and high-performance hardware platform designed with network visibility and monitoring applications foremost in mind. As a compact multi application device which can be used for aggregation, filtering and capturing of network traffic in real-time the EXA8 is the universal enterprise network monitoring tool.
At the heart of the EXA8 is a 4-core ARM CPU paired with 16GB of DDR4 RAM. The front panel of the EXA8 features 8 copper ports, 2 x 1/10g ports, as well as a management and console interfaces. The 8 copper ports of the EXA8 feature a built-in bypass functionality allowing them to not only serve as individual ingress/egress ports, but also as a fail-safe TAP for up to 4 links.

To add even more to the versatility and potential applications of the EXA8 it comes equipped with a 1TB M.2 SSD, Micro SD card slot, and two USB 3.0 Interfaces.


EXA8 Features

  • A universal enterprise network monitoring tool
  • A compact multi application device which can be used for aggregation, filtering and capturing of network traffic in real-time
  • Captures data for real time analysis as well as historical playback – excellent for troubleshooting
  • Captures on USB or SSD
  • Capable of performing several other advanced applications like a Sessionmaster
  • allows to run 3rd party applications

The EXA8 offers an unprecedented network-centric development platform for an almost endless variety of applications. As such, multiple options are available with application-specific software packages, as well as a community version for research, development, and custom deployments.

A must-have tool for all enterprises!


Founded in Vienna in 2003, Cubro today ranks 18th among the fastest growing companies in Austria. The reason for the continued success over the last 17 years is that Cubro provides business advantage to their customers by continually developing innovative solutions that address contemporary IT operational challenges. This is achieved by their own design and manufacturing with specific focus on customers’ challenges ensuring that Cubro addresses future demands rapidly. Cubro products are easy to budget for with no hidden fees, easy to implement, expand and to manage independently or centrally by a common, central management system. Cubro offers an excellent support that helps customers to take full advantage of the Cubro solutions for years to come.

PLEASE DOWNLOAD our product sheet with more detailed information: Print file – EXA8 – Flyer – A4

Want to get more detailed information or an individual demonstration? Please contact our sales team at or call +49 89 215 4868-0.


About NetDescribe GmbH

NetDescribe GmbH is headquartered in Oberhaching in the south of Munich. Trusted Performance by NetDescribe stands for fail-safe business processes and cloud applications. The power of NetDescribe is tailor-made technology stacks instead of off-the-shelf technology. The holistic portfolio offers data analysis, solution concepts, development, implementation and support. As a trusted advisor to corporations and public institutions, NetDescribe delivers highly scalable solutions with state-of-the-art technologies for real-time dynamic and transparent monitoring. This provides customers with insights into security, cloud, IoT and industry 4.0 at all times. They can make agile decisions, secure internal and external compliance and conduct efficient risk management.

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