Brocade Profile

Brocade Patent Grants

Method and apparatus for determining the identity of a virtual machine

Patent Number 9733962 - August 15, 2017

A hypervisor preferably provides VM identification, priority and LUN/LBA range information to the HBA when a VM is created. Alternatively, the…

End-to end lossless Ethernet in Ethernet fabric

Patent Number 9736085 - August 15, 2017

One embodiment of the present invention provides a computing system. The computing system includes a packet processor, a buffer management…

SAN fabric online path diagnostics

Patent Number 9727501 - August 8, 2017

A diagnostic testing utility is used to perform online path diagnostic tests to troubleshoot components in a path that contribute to…

Link aggregation in software-defined networks

Patent Number 9729387 - August 8, 2017

One embodiment of the present invention provides a switch capable of processing software-defined data flows. The switch includes an identifier…

Method and apparatus for enhanced routing within a shortest path based routed network containing local and long distance links

Patent Number 9729449 - August 8, 2017

Use of a Location ID in addition to normal information to allow development of non-shortest path routes. The edge switches which terminate the…

Brocade Patent Applications

INTERCONNECTION OF SWITCHES BASED ON HIERARCHICAL OVERLAY TUNNELING

Application Number 20170163569 - June 8, 2017

A novel fabric switch is provided. The switch includes a tunnel management apparatus that maintains a local inter-switch tunnel and an…

VIRTUAL CLUSTER SWITCHING

Application Number 20170155599 - June 1, 2017

One embodiment of the present invention provides a switch system. The switch includes one or more ports on the switch configured to transmit…

SPANNING TREE IN FABRIC SWITCHES

Application Number 20170134266 - May 11, 2017

One embodiment of the present invention provides a switch. The switch includes a packet processor and a spanning tree management module. The…

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR FLOW MANAGEMENT IN SOFTWARE-DEFINED NETWORKS

Application Number 20170134281 - May 11, 2017

One embodiment of the present invention provides a system for facilitating flow definition management in a switch. During operation, the…

VIRTUAL EXTENSIBLE LAN TUNNEL KEEPALIVES

Application Number 20170118044 - April 27, 2017

One embodiment of the present invention provides a switch that is a member of a fabric switch. The switch includes a keepalive response module…

Brocade Federal District Court Decisions

Hussey v. Ruckus Wireless, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - June 29, 2017

ORDER by Judge Edward M. Chen Granting 75 Defendants' Motion to Dismiss Second Amended Complaint. (emcsec, COURT STAFF) (Filed on…

Hussey v. Ruckus Wireless, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - March 21, 2017

STIPULATION AND ORDER resetting motion and CMC. Case Management Statement due by 6/8/2017. Further Case Management Conference reset for…

Steinberg v. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - February 28, 2017

STIPULATION AND ORDER re 32 Continuing Case Management Conference. Case Management Statement due by 4/6/2017. Initial Case Management…

Steinberg v. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - February 15, 2017

STIPULATION AND ORDER re 28 STIPULATION WITH PROPOSED ORDER re 1 Complaint Extending Time to Respond to Complaint. Signed by Judge…

Melvin Gross v. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - February 15, 2017

STIPULATION AND ORDER re 14 STIPULATION WITH PROPOSED ORDER re 1 Complaint, Re Dismissal of Case with court to retain jurisdiction…

Brocade State Court Decisions

BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INC. v. USA

Federal Claims U.S. Court of Federal Claims - January 21, 2015

REPORTED OPINION granting 7 Motion to Dismiss - Rule 12(b)(1) and (6) The Clerk is directed to enter judgment. Signed by Judge Susan G.…

Riley v. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

Delaware Court of Chancery - May 6, 2014