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Brocade Patent Grants

Staged port initiation of inter switch links

Patent Number 9660864 - May 23, 2017

A fabric having switches interconnected with multiple parallel interswitch links can be configured using staged port bring up. Only one of the…

Techniques for simplifying stacking trunk creation and management

Patent Number 9660937 - May 23, 2017

Techniques for simplifying stacking trunk creation and management are provided. In one embodiment, a switch in a stacking system can receive…

Protection switching over a virtual link aggregation

Patent Number 9660939 - May 23, 2017

One embodiment of the present invention provides a switch. The switch comprises one or more ports and a link management module. The link…

Controlling the operation of server computers

Patent Number 9661070 - May 23, 2017

A plurality of server computers in a network that includes load balancing processes to enhance performance employs a non-performance related…

Federated management of intelligent service modules

Patent Number 9661085 - May 23, 2017

Intelligent services are provided in a storage network using intelligent service modules that can be cabled to a switch external to the switch…

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 Litigation Filings

Plectrum LLC v. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

Texas Eastern District Court - February 2, 2017

Mathew v. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - January 18, 2017

Chuakay v. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - January 5, 2017

BRAGAN v. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - December 21, 2016

Jha v. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - December 21, 2016

Brocade Federal District Court Decisions

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…

Jha v. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - February 9, 2017

STIPULATION AND ORDER re 41 Extending Time to Respond to Complaint filed by Renato A. Dipentima, Alan L. Earhart, Brocade…

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