| Article Published January 09, 2012
As part of Brocade's mission to offer the best and fastest storage networking environments, it now offers a wide range of 16 Gbps Fibre Channel products without overlooking Ethernet.
Tags : Brocade, Buying Guide, FCoE, fibre channel, EtherNet, storage switch, SAN Fabric, FCoE Storage
| Article Published November 15, 2010
The new VDX 6720 Data Center Switches are the first to run Brocade’s Virtual Cluster Switching (VCS) technology and provide a foundation for converged SAN and LAN traffic.
Tags : Brocade, Fibre Channel over Ethernet, FCoE, Trill, VDX
| Article Published October 21, 2010
Brocade has designed an embedded switch and converged network adapter that bring unified SAN and LAN connectivity to IBMs BladeCenter servers.
Tags : IBM, Brocade, CNA, Unified Networking, Converged Networking
| Article Published October 05, 2010
Brocade and Dell are tightening ties to bring 10GbE and 8Gbps FC adapters to virtualized data centers.
Tags : Dell, Brocade, 10GbE, fibre channel, Converged Network Adapter
| Article Published September 16, 2010
Brocades new MLXe routing platform takes packet processing from what used to be a 40Gbps full duplex pipeline to 100Gbps.
Tags : Brocade, router, 100 Gigabit Ethernet, GbE, 100GbE
| Article Published September 15, 2010
The new Brocade Network Advisor unifies the management of "all things Brocade."
Tags : storage networking, SAN, Brocade, FCoE, EtherNet
| Article Published July 30, 2010
Which of the many IT and data storage rumors are true and which are hogwash? Take your pick.
Tags : IBM, EMC, Cisco, NetApp, Brocade
| Article Published July 06, 2010
New research suggests that European enterprises are beginning to embrace the business opportunities offered by virtualizing assets and accessing applications through the cloud.
Tags : data center, storage networking, Brocade
| Article Published June 24, 2010
The partnership has resulted in a new set of Brocade-HP SAN and server connectivity products.
Tags : HP, SAN, Brocade
| Article Published June 10, 2010
Brocade rolls out its vision for virtual data center networks and also has an answer to the Cisco-EMC-VMware coalition.
Tags : storage networking, Cisco, Brocade, network convergence, Brocade One
| Article Published June 02, 2010
Brocade gives speed and density boosts to its Ethernet and data storage switches as its rivalry with Cisco heats up.
Tags : storage networking, Brocade, network convergence, Fibre Channel switches, Ethernet switch
| Article Published June 02, 2010
The storage networking vendor has increased the number of ports per blade for its flagship DCX backbone switch.
Tags : storage networking, Brocade, storage switch, Switch
| Article Published May 24, 2010
Not bubbly or dazzling. Brocades earnings report is rather boring.
Tags : Brocade, storage switch
| Article Published May 04, 2010
The two companies have launched a set of integrated switching and storage solutions aimed at building private clouds
Tags : data storage, EMC, private cloud, Brocade, switching
| Article Published April 29, 2010
Brocade hopes to break into a storage networking adapter market that has been dominated by Emulex and QLogic.
Tags : storage networking, Brocade, FCoE, network convergence, converged network adapter CNA
| Article Published April 22, 2010
The company has announced that its storage networking solutions support and optimize Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2.
Tags : storage networking, Brocade, SQL Server 2008 R2
| Article Published April 06, 2010
Cisco's SAN storage switch rivalry with Brocade moves down market.
Tags : storage networking, Cisco, Storage area network, Brocade, fibre channel
| Article Published March 30, 2010
Infinera ATN is a metro-optimized CWDM and DWDM platform.
Tags : SAN, Brocade, fibre channel, Switches, metro edge
| Article Published March 23, 2010
Brocade shares are being unfairly punished for the company's missteps in the Ethernet switch market, according to one analyst.
Tags : data storage, storage networking, Brocade, Cisco Systems, Fibre Channel switches
| Article Published February 23, 2010
Brocade's Ethernet business weakens as its storage networking business takes off.
Tags : storage networking, Cisco, Brocade, fibre channel, EtherNet
| Article Published November 30, 2009
CEO Klayko refutes earlier claims and explains why a combined HP and 3Com is not a threat.
Tags : storage networking, Brocade, mergers and acquisitions, fibre channel, storage switches
| Article Published November 11, 2009
Wall Street analysts had good things to say about NetApp and Brocade this week and they also had some interesting things to say about merger prospects for both companies.
Tags : EMC, Dell, NetApp, Brocade, mergers and acquisitions
| Article Published October 29, 2009
Anyone wondering whether Ethernet might be the data storage fabric of the future should look no further than Brocade's plans to offer 100GbE next year.
Tags : Cisco, Brocade, FCoE, network convergence, fibre channel
| Article Published October 05, 2009
Signs that Brocade and NetApp could be acquired could mean more upheaval for the data storage industry.
Tags : data storage, NetApp, takeover, Brocade, mergers and acquisitions
| Article Published September 28, 2009
It's possible to get started on Fibre Channel over Ethernet now, but most experts advise to move cautiously.
Tags : Cisco, NetApp, Brocade, Fibre Channel over Ethernet, FCoE
| Article Published September 22, 2009
Brocade adds data center extension and FCoE capabilities to its DCX Backbone family with new switches and blades.
Tags : data center, storage networking, Brocade, FCoE, network convergence
| Article Published September 01, 2009
Dell's evolution as a data center and storage player continues with a new Ethernet and FCoE switch deal.
Tags : data storage, Dell, Brocade, Fibre Channel over Ethernet, FCoE
| Article Published August 11, 2009
NetApp is the first storage vendor to offer an end-to-end FCoE solution and the company also predicts that the technology will eventually overtake Fibre Channel.
Tags : Cisco, NetApp, Brocade, FCoE, QLogic
| Article Published August 06, 2009
NetApp's sales are so far faring better than the rest of the data storage industry. And the latest in the Cisco-Brocade battle.
Tags : data storage, EMC, Cisco, NetApp, Brocade
| Article Published July 27, 2009
Are Cisco's latest storage switch innovations enough to reverse market share losses to Brocade?
Tags : IBM, Cisco, Brocade, FCoE, fibre channel
| Article Published July 22, 2009
Big Blue deepens its commitment to Fibre Channel over Ethernet and converged data center networks with its latest networking deals.
Tags : IBM, Cisco, Brocade, Fibre Channel over Ethernet, FCoE
| Article Published June 30, 2009
Analysts see tentative signs that enterprise storage spending is beginning to pick up after a tough first half.
Tags : data storage, EMC, IT spending, NetApp, Brocade
| Article Published June 02, 2009
Big Blue adds FCoE adapter technology from QLogic and Brocade to its servers as converged data center network technology begins to appear in the marketplace. And HP is getting in on the act too.
Tags : IBM, Brocade, Emulex, Fibre Channel over Ethernet, QLogic
| Article Published May 11, 2009
The difficult data storage market could take a toll on NetApp, according to analysts. And a look at winners and losers in the storage sector after a trying first quarter.
Tags : data storage, IBM, EMC, NetApp, Brocade
| Article Published April 28, 2009
Big Blue will resell Brocade's Ethernet switches, but claims it's not retaliating against Cisco.
Tags : IBM, networking, Cisco, Brocade, fibre channel