Broadcom to acquire Brocade for $5.9 billion

Designer, developer, and global supplier of semiconductor connectivity solutions, Broadcom Ltd, has acquired Brocade Communication Systems, Inc., a leader in fibre channel storage area network switching and IP networking, in an all-cash transaction

Published on: November 3rd, 2016 Alex Radu

EMC enters the mid-range market with Unity storage

LAS VEGAS – “It’s a crock!” That’s what Jeremy Burton, the president of products and marketing at EMC Corp., said at EMCWorld directed at those people who thought the company would be distracted

Published on: May 3rd, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

NetApp appoints Canadian as new vice president of worldwide channel sales

Storage and data management company NetApp has appointed Bill Lipsin as the new vice president of worldwide channel sales. In the new role, Lipsin will oversee NetApp’s channel strategy as well as new partner investments

Published on: May 29th, 2015 Dave Yin

Follow Friday: Millennials in the channel to follow on Twitter

For this week’s CDN #FollowFriday, we are showcasing millennials in IT that could put a fresh spin on the industry.  First up is is Laura Wittig, corporate consultant at Canadian managed network service provider Clear Concepts

Published on: March 19th, 2015 Dave Yin

Brocade announces open source SDN controller

Data and storage networking product company Brocade Communications Systems touts its new Vyatta Controller as a low-risk path to software defined networking. The SDN controller, which is built from OpenDaylight Project, is now

Published on: September 22nd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Brocade gets a new worldwide channel chief

Networking solutions vendor Brocade has a new channel chief, with the appointment of Bill Lipsin as its new vice-president of worldwide channel and global system integrator sales. Reporting to Brocade’s senior vice-president of

Published on: September 6th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

15 scenes from VMworld 2013

Published on: September 4th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Cloud provider adds on-demand networking from Brocade

Rackspace Hosting of San Antonio, Tex., has added Brocade Vyatta vRouter to its portfolio of networking and security solutions for the Rackspace Hybrid Cloud. The new Brocade Vyatta vRouter is a software network

Published on: May 31st, 2013 CDN Staff

Brocade expands subscription financing model to boost channel sales

Networking solutions vendor Broacde used its annual partner conference this week to debut an expansion of its subscription financing model with the launch of Brocade Subscription Plus. Noting that, according to research firm

Published on: May 15th, 2013 CDN Staff

Brocade aims to boost partner enablement and profitability

Networking solutions vendor Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) has launched several new channel initiatives designed to boost enablement and profitability for both new and existing partners.The initiatives fall under Brocade's Alliance Partner Network (APN), which

Published on: January 23rd, 2012 Jeff Jedras

Brocade agrees to acquire Foundry in US$3 billion deal

Storage networking company Brocade Communications Systems (NASDAQ: BRCD) has agreed to acquire enterprise LAN vendor Foundry Networks (NASDAQ: FDRY) for approximately US$3 billion, the companies announced Monday.Brocade said the deal will make it

Published on: July 23rd, 2008 Stephen Lawson