Since 1996, Extreme has been pushing the boundaries of networking technology, driven by a vision of making it simpler and faster as well as more agile and secure. But our higher purpose has always been helping our customers connect beyond the network… strengthening their relationships with those they serve. Today, we call that Customer-Driven Networking. A History of Innovation at Extreme. For nearly 25 years, Extreme Networks has been helping customers to advance their digital transformation efforts and deliver progress like never before.