IBM, another potential suitor, purchased Blade Network Technologies
in 2010, so it too would be an unlikely suitor of Brocade.
As an investor in BLADE Network Technologies
and a strategic alliance partner with IBM, Juniper issued a statement, which said "This deal is beneficial for Juniper.
BLADE Network Technologies
have announced the RackSwitch G8264(TM), the first single-chip 40 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) top-of-rack switch to deliver more than one terabit of low-latency throughput to the data center.
Information technology company IBM (NYSE: IBM) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire BLADE Network Technologies
(BLADE), a provider of software and devices that route data and transactions to and from servers.
US IT giant IBM (NYSE:IBM) said Monday it has agreed to take over California-based BLADE Network Technologies
, a software and device specialist in the field of data and transaction routing, for an undisclosed sum.
Charles Ferland, VP of EMEA, BLADE Network Technologies
, agrees: "With more and more servers connecting using 10G, it is only natural to see uplink speeds that are greater.
Data centre networking provider BLADE Network Technologies
Inc announced on Tuesday the delivery of the industry's first fully integrated Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) solution inside a blade chassis.
28 -- IBM is to acquire BLADE Network Technologies
(BLADE), specializing in software and devices that route data and transactions to and from servers.
Technology company IBM (NYSE:IBM) announced on Monday That it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire data centre switching company BLADE Network Technologies
IBM has also partnered with Blade Network Technologies
to provide switches for IBM blade servers and a top-of-rack switch for IBM's iDataPlex system.
ERP and CRM consulting firm Ignify yesterday announced that it has been selected by BLADE Network Technologies
to implement a new ERP system.
Networking software, silicon and systems provider Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR) (NASDAQ-NMS:JNPR) has signed a strategic agreement with data centre networking company BLADE Network Technologies
Inc and licensed its Junos operating system to develop Junos based blade server switches, the companies announced on Thursday.