Arista Networks was founded to pioneer and deliver software-driven cloud networking solutions. As an AIMS member, Arista is aligning with industry leaders and customers in the deployment and evolution of IP networking technology and infrastructure in the media and entertainment sector. Three key areas are being addressed: real-time broadcast, editing and content distribution. With Arista\'s scalable, dense and highly available switching portfolio the company is uniquely positioned for broadcast facility, demanding editing workflows and content delivery. Studio and live video applications require precision timing. Emerging IP based standards rely upon PTP (precision time protocol) enabled networks to provide accurate media synchronisation. Arista\'s open and standards-based architecture is the preferred network platform for these next generation audio and video stream control environments. Arista is helping media and entertainment companies build high performance infrastructure that meets today’s demands, whilst providing the functionality and performance for the evolution to next generation media workflows.