Winning the Xfinity Series requires unmatched speed, performance—

and a network that outstrips the competition.

Born to break records

The man behind car No. 19 is Daniel Suárez. Not only did he score the most points at the end of the NASCAR season, he captured the Xfinity Series championship. With more than 230 wins, making history is in Daniel’s DNA. Daniel and the Joe Gibbs Racing team are drawing on the power of Juniper Networks to redefine human possibility with every race.

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Winning with Juniper Networks

The Joe Gibbs Racing team combines NASCAR with IT, using big data and analytics to optimize their speed, agility, and efficiency—all in real time. The team’s Juniper infrastructure plays a direct role in making sure that the right people have the information they need at the right time, a difference that shows up in racetrack results.

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“Our network is critical for research and development, data analytics, and staying connected throughout the racing season. It’s a vital component to developing the competitive advantage we seek in racing.”

Jim Foley, Chief Technology Officer at Joe Gibbs Racing

Challenge


The Joe Gibbs Racing team knew that an agile, reliable network was crucial to their success. But they also needed a technology partner that would work seamlessly with their team to provide them with precise, real-time data, enabling them to outperform the competition.

Solution


To help Joe Gibbs Racing create a winning team, Juniper used the MetaFabric architecture, the QFX5100 Switch, EX3300 Ethernet Switch, EX4300 Ethernet Switch with Virtual Chassis technology, and the Junos Space Network Management Platform. This proved to be the winning formula to create the highly resilient, reliable, and secure network the team needed.

Results


From analyzing racecar performance data to providing feedback for crew chiefs and ensuring a reliable connection to the driver, the new network has consistently delivered high performance and vital insights. Flexible, fast, and easy to use, it makes Juniper Networks and Joe Gibbs Racing a winning combination.