Archive for «July, 2018»

Brocade/Broadcom Assigned Patent
Restore multicast data plane from persistent storage
2018.07.19 | In Brief
Broadcom Lays Off 1,100 Employees
Following $5.5 billion acquisition of Brocade
2018.06.18 | In Brief
Brocade to Cut 300 Jobs in San Jose, CA
After $5.9 billion Broadcom acquisition
2017.12.01 | In Brief
Hitachi Vantara Federal Closes Asset Transfer Agreement With Brocade
For certain U.S. Federal sensitive assets and service maintenance contracts
2017.11.21 | Press Release
Broadcom Finally Completes Acquisition of Brocade
For $5.5 billion
2017.11.20 | Press Release
Extreme Networks to Acquire Brocade Switching, Routing and Analytics Data Center Business
Merger between Brocade and Broadcom delayed yet again
2017.10.04 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 3Q17 Financial Results
SAN product revenue down 2% Y/Y; no guidancen in light of acquisition by Broadcom
2017.08.28 | Press Release
China Conditionally Approves Broadcom’s Acquisition of Brocade
Commerce ministry ordered to take steps to abide by China's market trading conditions.
2017.08.24 | In Brief
Merger of Brocade With Broadcom Delayed
To give US government inter-agency committee more time to go over proposed deal
2017.07.20 | In Brief
Broadcom Got U.S. Antitrust Consent to Buy Brocade
With conditions
2017.07.06 | In Brief
HDS Federal to Acquire Some Federal Brocade Assets
Comprised mainly of service maintenance contracts
2017.07.03 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 2Q17 Financial Results
No guidance and conference call as acquisition by Broadcom pending
2017.05.29 | Press Release
Tech Data With Brocade Software Networking Solutions
Expanding cloud offering
2017.04.17 | Press Release
Brocade Entry-Level 32Gb FC G610 Storage Switch
Expand monitoring capabilities through Fabric Vision technology with availability of VM Insight.
2017.04.07 | Press Release
Extreme Networks To Acquire Brocade Data Center Networking Business From Broadcom
For $55 million
2017.03.31 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 1Q17 Financial Results
SAN revenue down 12% Y/Y and net loss
2017.02.24 | Press Release
Engineering Firm Thrasher Group Selects Scale Computing and Brocade
To expand hyperconverged storage, server, and virtualisation environment
2017.01.31 | Press Release
Class Action Vs. Brocade by Robbins Geller
In connection with acquisition by Broadcom
2017.01.19 | Press Release
Rigrodsky & Long Files Class Action Suit Vs. Brocade
Alleging violations of SEC Act of 1934
2017.01.09 | Press Release
Scale Computing With Brocade for IP Networking
To be used for hyperconverged solutions
2016.12.15 | Press Release
Australian Queensland Brain Institute to Accelerate Brain Research With Brocade
By migrating to Brocade Gen 6 FC switches on HDS arrays
2016.12.15 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 4Q16 Financial Results
Probably last (good) figures before acquisition by Broadcom
2016.11.23 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Brodsky & Smith Investigates Board of Brocade
For possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law
2016.11.11 | Press Release
Levi & Korsinsky Investigating Brocade …
Into whether sale to Broadcom is fair to shareholders.
2016.11.09 | Press Release
… As Well as WeissLaw …
In connection with proposed acquisition by Broadcom
2016.11.09 | Press Release
… And Brower Piven
For possible breaches of fiduciary duty
2016.11.09 | Press Release
Broadcom to Acquire Brocade for $5.9 Billion
Retaining FC SAN switching business and divesting IP networking business
2016.11.04 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe and Powers Taylor Investigating Brocade …
On acquisition by Broadcom
2016.11.04 | Press Release
… As Well as Kahn Swick & Foti
Concerning adequacy of price and process in proposed sale of Brocade
2016.11.04 | Press Release
Johnson & Weaver Investigates Brocade …
On fairness of price and process in proposed sale to Broadcom
2016.11.03 | Press Release
… As well as Levi & Korsinsky …
For same reasons
2016.11.03 | Press Release
… And Rigrodsky & Long …
Regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties by Brocade
2016.11.03 | Press Release
… And Harwood Feffer
Concerns whether the Brocade board of directors fulfilling fiduciary duties.
2016.11.03 | Press Release
Brocade in Advanced Talks to Be Acquired Soon
Broadcom potentiel suitor
2016.11.01 | In Brief
IBM Storage Networking SAN256B-6 Gen 6 Director Coming From Brocade
For virtualized, all-flash data center
2016.10.21 | Press Release
IBM Storage Networking SAN512B-6 Directors Coming From Brocade
14U, 128Gb/s connectivity, up to 384 ports, 1 billion IO/s for flash-based storage workloads
2016.10.17 | Press Release
Law Firm Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz Investigating Brocade
For potential breaches of fiduciary duty by board
2016.09.23 | Press Release
Strategic Collaboration Program By Brocade
To formalize and increase engagement with alliance partners
2016.09.14 | Press Release
Brocade Analytics Monitoring Platform Delivers Insight Into Storage Networks
Providing organizations with end-to-end visibility into application performance
2016.08.31 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 2Q16 Financial Results
SAN product revenue of $282 million down 9% Y/Y, 5% Q/Q
2016.08.26 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Phil O’Reilly VP of Federal Sales, Brocade
Joined company in August 2010
2016.08.12 | Press Release
Brocade: Gen 6 FC Directors for All-Flash Data Center
Up to 384 32Gb/s line rate ports and 32 128Gb/s UltraScale ICL connectivity ports
2016.07.27 | Press Release
DataCore Achieves Record 5.1 Million SPC-1 IO/s
Beating Huawei OceanStor 18800 V3 and Hitachi VSP G1000
2016.06.22 | Press Release
Joint Venture in China Between Brocade (49%) and Guiyang High-Tech Industrial Investment Group (51%)
Named Guizhou Huiling Technology, for networking solutions with local innovation in big data
2016.05.30 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 2Q16 Financial Results
SAN connectivity products revenue of $297 million down 5% Y/Y and 15% Q/Q
2016.05.20 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Avnet bietet Predictive Flash Entry Bundles German
Mit Nimble Storage und Brocade
2016.05.17 | Press Release
Brocade Delivers Gen 6 FC and IP Storage Networking for EMC Unity
Aimed at flash-enabled data centers
2016.05.12 | Press Release
Brocade Lowered Outlook Following Weaker Than Anticipated SAN Business
Global revenue from $542-$562 million to $518-$528 million
2016.05.03 | Press Release
Brocade Invests Into Wi-Fi
Acquiring Ruckus Wireless for $1.2 billion
2016.04.05 | Press Release
StackStorm Acquired by Brocade
To bring DevOps style scalable open source automation to networking solutions
2016.03.31 | Press Release
Top 3 Pain Points for Federal IT When Business-Critical Workloads Accessed Through Shared Rather Than Dedicated IP Storage Network – Brocade/Market Connection
Maintaining secure environment (48%), data loss (34%), poor application response time (30%)
2016.03.23 | Press Release
Brocade: G620 32Gb FC Switch
24 to 64 ports
2016.03.10 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 1Q16 Financial Results
SAN product revenue of $347 million down 2% Y/Y
2016.02.19 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Alliance Between Brocade and Nutanix
To help enterprises deploy hyper-converged infrastructure with switch
2016.02.01 | Press Release
Galileo Performance Explorer Adds IBM FlashSystems and Brocade SAN Agents
To infrastructure performance management suite
2016.01.14 | Press Release
QLogic and Brocade to Demo NVMes Over Fabrics With FC
Proof of concept extends reach of NVMe flash over SAN fabric.
2015.12.15 | Press Release
Infinidat Selling Brocade FC SAN and IP Networking Products
As part of InfiniBox enterprise storage solution
2015.12.10 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 4Q15 Financial Results
Decent quarter but weak guidance
2015.11.25 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Pete Peterson VP WW Channel Sales, Brocade
Working 20 years in senior management positions at Tech Data
2015.11.10 | Press Release
QLogic With Enhanced 16Gb and 32Gb FC Adapters
First Gen 6 FC platform
2015.10.23 | Press Release
Brocade Expands OEM Relationships With Huawei in China
For 16Gb FC connectivity
2015.10.07 | Press Release
Brocade Analytics Monitoring Platform for FC SAN
To monitor, analyze, and take corrective actions for application data flowing between servers and storage devices.
2015.09.02 | Press Release
The Jim Henson Company Turns to Brocade
For networking technology
2015.09.02 | Press Release
Brocade Expands OEM Relationship With Lenovo
For 16Gb FC SAN switches
2015.08.26 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 3Q15 Financial Results
SAN product revenue down 5% Y/Y at $309 million
2015.08.21 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Brocade and CERN openlab Collaborate
On SDN network evolution
2015.08.04 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 2Q15 Financial Results
SAN product revenue decreasing: 11% Q/Q, 2% Y/Y
2015.05.22 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Brocade Storage Fabrics for New XtremIO 4.0 All-Flash Arrays …
VDX 6740 switch
2015.05.11 | Press Release
… And New VSPEX
With VMAX3 100K infrastructure solution
2015.05.11 | Press Release
Brocade Connectivity Portfolio for IP Storage
For data center and DR applications
2015.05.06 | Press Release
EMC: Brocade, Arista Potential Acquisition Targets
Said Bernstein Research analysts
2015.03.23 | In Brief
Brocade Completes Acquisition of SteelApp Business
From Riverbed
2015.03.09 | Press Release
Brocade to Acquire Connectem
In LTE virtual Evolved Packet Core market
2015.03.03 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 1Q15 Financial Results
SAN revenue at $353 million, flat Y/Y and up 9% sequentially
2015.02.20 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Brocade IP Storage Switch for EMC Connectrix
Pursuing longstanding OEM relationship
2015.02.19 | Press Release
Brocade Intends to Acquire Assets of Riverbed SteelApp Business
In unundisclosed all-cash asset transaction
2015.02.06 | Press Release
Brocade Plans to Offer $500 Million in Convertible Senior Notes
In private offering to qualified institutional buyers
2015.01.12 | Press Release
IBM System Storage SAN42B-R Switch From Brocade
To replicate and backup large amounts of data over WAN
2014.12.01 | Press Release
ESG Lab Testing of VDI Solution Based on EMC VSPEX and Brocade Networking
Validates performance, massive scalability, and deployment for 3,500 virtual desktops.
2014.11.27 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 4Q14 Financial Results
SAN product revenue at $325 million, flat Y/Y and Q/Q
2014.11.25 | Press Release | [with our comments]
QLogic and Brocade Collaborate
For 16Gb SAN fabric connectivity
2014.10.23 | Press Release
Brocade Advances Replication and DR Capabilities With New Switch
For remote data centers
2014.10.22 | Press Release
Allen Olivo VP of Global Brand and Communications, Brocade
Was at Apple,, Yahoo!, PayPal.
2014.10.08 | Press Release
Eric Yu VP for Greater China, Brocade
And Brian Levy senior director and head of technology, EMEA
2014.09.19 | Press Release
Brocade Advances Storage Fabric for Enterprises Deploying SSD Systems
With Solid State Ready program
2014.09.02 | Press Release
Brocade: Fiscal 3Q14 Financial Results
SAN business revenue flat sequentially
2014.08.25 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Oklahoma’s Comanche County Memorial Hospital Relies on Brocade
To deploy data center network
2014.08.19 | Press Release
Brocade 16Gb FC Connectivity for Two EMC Products
VMAX³ and XtremIO
2014.07.14 | Press Release
Curt Beckmann EMEA CTO, Brocade
Previously company's principal architect
2014.06.19 | Press Release
Brocade Collaborates With VMware
To provide SAN analytics for cloud environments
2014.05.30 | Press Release
Brocade Proposes New OpenStack Service With Huawei
To support inter-data center multitenancy
2014.05.21 | Press Release
Atto Got Enterprise Brocade Certification
For Celerity 8Gb and 16Gb FC HBAs
2014.05.20 | Press Release
Midsized Businesses Can Deploy Brocade FC SANs in VSPEX Solutions
Ensuring enterprise reliability, availability and performance for new EMC VNXe and Data Domain systems
2014.05.13 | Press Release
Brocade Integrates SAN Management Into ViPR SDS Platform
Resulting in support for larger SANs
2014.05.12 | Press Release
University of Westminster Opts for Brocade
To lay foundation for SDN
2014.04.15 | Press Release
Fujitsu Integrates NetApp Clustered Data Ontap and Brocade Switches
For vShape
2014.03.19 | Press Release
Christine Heckart CMO, Brocade
Had same position at NetApp and Juniper Networks.
2014.03.12 | Press Release
Brocade 16Gb FC Directors Power Rackspace Global Hybrid Cloud
Connected to EMC VMAX
2014.03.11 | Press Release
Brocade Assigned Patent
Securing networks, focusing on application in FC networks
2014.03.05 | In Brief
Superior Performance for FC Vs. FCoE in SSD Environments
Reports Evaluator Group in project funded by Brocade.
2014.02.18 | Press Release