Brocade Extends Fabric Networks with 100GbE Switch

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) is stepping up its game in the fabric networking space with its latest switch, featuring support for 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE). The VDX 8770 is a 1/10/40 GbE modular switch designed to extend Brocade’s Virtual Cluster Switching (VCS) technology for Ethernet fabrics and cloud-optimized networks. It offers scaling of VCS fabrics, enabling organizations to expand a single VCS fabric up to 8,000 switch ports with up to 384,000 VMs attached to the fabric, noted Sanjib HomChaudhuri, director of Product Management for Brocade’s Data Center Ethernet business unit. What’s (IT news)