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Extreme Networks to splash $55m on Brocade's data centre biz

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aka foundry networks?

Wow that seems cheap to buy that business. Brocade bought them for 3 billion back in '09(looked it up).

(Extreme customer for 17 years)

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Re: aka foundry networks?

Can't edit on mobile. Sounds like a subset of switching business. If broadcom bought the big bits. There is quite a bit of overlap on the ethernet side if things so wonder what products are affected.

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Re: aka foundry networks?

Pity that this will not be mandated to be present on all management CVs:

"Presided over the decrease in the value of a 3Bn investment to 55 million".

That is the best executive summary for that one I am afraid.

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