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Brocade Patent Grants

Multiple ring identification and configuration protocol

Patent Number 9819572 - November 14, 2017

A protocol identifies and configures rings in a network topology automatically in order to simplify and quicken the actions that need to be…

Flooding packets on a per-virtual-network basis

Patent Number 9806906 - October 31, 2017

Methods and techniques for flooding packets on a per-virtual-network basis are described. Some embodiments provide a method (e.g., a switch)…

Transparent interconnection of Ethernet fabric switches

Patent Number 9806949 - October 31, 2017

One embodiment of the present invention provides a switch. The switch includes a fabric switch module and a border module. The fabric switch…

Multi-fabric manager

Patent Number 9807005 - October 31, 2017

One embodiment of the present invention provides a computing system. The computing system includes processing circuitry, one or more ports, a…

Progressive MAC address learning

Patent Number 9807007 - October 31, 2017

One embodiment of the present invention provides a switch in a network of interconnected switches. The switch includes a storage device, a…

Brocade Patent Applications

DISTRIBUTED CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT FOR VIRTUAL CLUSTER SWITCHING

Application Number 20170324682 - November 9, 2017

One embodiment of the present invention provides a switch. The switch includes a port to couple to a second switch. The switch also includes a…

DYNAMIC MULTI-DESTINATION TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT IN A DISTRIBUTED TUNNEL ENDPOINT

Application Number 20170310582 - October 26, 2017

One embodiment of the present invention provides a switch. The switch includes a storage device, a mapping module, and a packet processor.…

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…

Brocade Federal District Court Decisions

In re Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. Securities Litigation

California Northern District Court - November 15, 2017

STIPULATION AND ORDER re 56 CONTINUING CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE. Case Management Statement due by 12/14/2017. Further Case Management…

Hussey v. Ruckus Wireless, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - September 18, 2017

ORDER by Judge Edward M. Chen Denying 100 Plaintiff's Motion to Alter or Amend Judgment. (emcsec, COURT STAFF) (Filed on…

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…

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