SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): February 15, 2018
ARISTA NETWORKS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
(Commission File No.)
(IRS Employer Identification
5453 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On February 15, 2018, Arista Networks, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2017. The full text of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
This information and Exhibit 99.1 are intended to be furnished under Item 2.02, “Results of Operations and Financial Condition,” and Item 9.01, “Financial Statements and Exhibits,” of Form 8-K and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
ITEM 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Press release issued by Arista Networks, Inc. dated February 15, 2018
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
ARISTA NETWORKS, INC.
February 15, 2018
/s/ ITA BRENNAN
Chief Financial Officer
(Principal Accounting and Financial Officer)