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Brocade Announces Addition of the Brocade DCX Backbone to HP Portfolio

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Brocade(R) (Nasdaq: BRCD), a leader in data center networking solutions that help enterprises connect and manage their information, today announced at Technology@Work Barcelona the addition of the Brocade DCX(TM) Backbone to the HP portfolio of storage solutions beginning March 31. The Brocade DCX Backbone will offer extremely high performance, scalability, and efficiency in the data center while enabling higher levels of consolidation and cost savings along with lower deployment and operational risk.

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Brocade(R) (Nasdaq: BRCD), a leader in data center networking solutions that help enterprises connect and manage their information, today announced at Technology@Work Barcelona the addition of the Brocade DCX(TM) Backbone to the HP portfolio of storage solutions beginning March 31. The Brocade DCX Backbone will offer extremely high performance, scalability, and efficiency in the data center while enabling higher levels of consolidation and cost savings along with lower deployment and operational risk.

The Brocade DCX Backbone plays a key role in delivering on the Brocade Data Center Fabric (DCF) architecture, which provides customers with a low risk way to evolve their data center infrastructures for maximum performance, flexibility, and investment protection, while enabling important industry trends such as server virtualization and green data centers.

"The Brocade DCX Backbone is an excellent consolidation platform for HP/Brocade customers looking to implement server virtualization and gain greater performance, scalability and cost savings from their existing data center networking investments," said Ian Whiting, Vice President and General Manager of the Brocade Data Center Infrastructure Division. "The Brocade DCX Backbone is interoperable with existing architectures and supports both developing and established protocols, including Fibre Channel, Converged Enhanced Ethernet, and iSCSI."

"HP and Brocade are strategically aligned when it comes to offering our customers the best in scalability and performance in even the most demanding storage environments," said Rick Steffens, vice president, StorageWorks Division, HP. "HP's storage hardware, software and services combined with Brocade's DCX Backbone provides a flexible and easy-to-deploy connection point for converging and exchanging data between diverse data center networks." Customers attending HP's Technology@Work conference this week in Barcelona will be able to see the DCX Backbone at work in HP StorageWorks SAN Infrastructure Management Solutions in the Adaptive Infrastructure Area, Management and Automation zone (Pod A13).

For more information on The Brocade DCX Backbone, please visit: http://www.brocade.com/products/dcxbackbone.jsp.

About Brocade

Brocade is a leading provider of data center networking solutions that help organizations connect, share, and manage their information in the most efficient manner. Organizations that use Brocade products and services are better able to optimize their IT infrastructures and ensure compliant data management. For more information, visit the Brocade Web site at http://www.brocade.com or contact the company at info@brocade.com.

Brocade, Fabric OS, File Lifecycle Manager, MyView, and StorageX are registered trademarks and the Brocade B-wing symbol, DCX, and SAN Health are trademarks of Brocade Communications Systems, Inc., in the United States and/or in other countries. All other brands, products, or service names are or may be trademarks or service marks of, and are used to identify, products or services of their respective owners.

SOURCE Brocade

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