New Clients, Strategic Investments, and Certifications Boost Growth - Research Report on Verizon, Ciena, Aruba Networks, Palo

New Clients, Strategic Investments, and Certifications Boost Growth - Research
  Report on Verizon, Ciena, Aruba Networks, Palo Alto Networks, and Brocade

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, July 23, 2013

NEW YORK, July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Investors' Reports announced new research reports highlighting Verizon
Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), Ciena Corporation (NASDAQ: CIEN), Aruba
Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN), Palo Alto Networks Inc. (NYSE: PANW), and
Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BRCD). Today's readers may
access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry
analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Verizon Communications Inc. Research Report

On July 18, 2013, Verizon Communications Inc. (Verizon) reported its financial
results for Q2 2013. Total operating revenues increased 4.3% YoY to $29.8
billion. Operating income increased 16% YoY to $6.6 billion. Earnings per
share were $0.78, up compared to $0.64 per share in Q2 2012. Commenting on the
results, Lowell McAdam, Verizon Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said,
"Verizon's consistent strategic investments in wireless, FiOS and global
networks drove strong financial performance in the first half of 2013." The
Company also increased its capital spending guidance from $16.2 billion to
range between $16.4 billion and $16.6 billion for full-year 2013, due to
anticipated higher demand for wireless data consumption and beginning of
deployment for AWS (advanced wireless services) spectrum in H2 2013. The Full
Research Report on Verizon Communications Inc. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: []


Ciena Corporation Research Report

On July 11, 2013, Ciena Corporation (Ciena) reported that PLDT, a telecoms
provider in the Philippines, has deployed Ciena's 5410 Packet-Optical
Reconfigurable Switch System (RSS) and OneConnect Intelligent Control Plane
software across its global network footprint. According to the Company, with
these platforms, PLDT will create a global mesh network to provide greater
network performance, efficiency, and resiliency to meet Service Level
Agreement (SLA) requirements. Anthony McLachlan, Ciena's Vice President and
General Manager, Asia Pacific, said, "With our packet-optical technology and
intelligent optical control plane software, PLDT will be able to offer its
customers high-availability, high-capacity SONET/SDH, OTN and Ethernet
dedicated services over a global intelligent mesh network. Additionally, our
control plane software allows service providers like PLDT to fine tune their
networks to be more intelligent and to quickly respond to changing network
demands - without manual intervention." The Full Research Report on Ciena
Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:


Aruba Networks, Inc. Research Report

On July 16, 2013, Aruba Networks Inc. (Aruba Networks) announced that San
Diego State University (SDSU) is deploying the Aruba ClearPass Access
Management System. According to the Company, ClearPass, when combined with
SDSU's existing Aruba Networks Wireless LAN (WLAN), will allow the University
to address the challenges associated with the exponential growth in wireless
and mobile devices consequent to the growing Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
trend on campus. Aruba Networks also said that with the ClearPass solution,
SDSU will have a central system for network authentication. It will let the
University's IT department know which devices and users are registering onto
the network, allowing the University to track, manage, and give appropriate
access to the devices accessing the network in order to ensure a secure and
consistent network for all users. The Full Research Report on Aruba Networks,
Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets -
is available to download free of charge at:


Palo AltoNetworks Inc. Research Report

On July 18, 2013, Palo Alto Networks Inc. (Palo Alto Networks) announced that
its next-generation firewall has been selected by Forgital Group, a company
that specializes in the manufacturing of forged and laminated rolled rigs, to
ensure improved infrastructure security and application connectivity. Palo
Alto Networks said that Forgital's initial needs consisted in the distribution
of a centralized service, providing software to manage all phases of
production for the branch offices, as well as bringing uniformity to the
systems of connectivity, the VPN and the dedicated lines. According to the
Company, Palo Alto Networks PA-2020, PA-500, and PA-200 firewall platforms
were selected as the most appropriate and were installed at Forgital's Italian
headquarters, two French branch offices, and the Italian sub office in RTM
Breda. The Full Research Report on Palo Alto Networks Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:


Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. Research Report

On July 17, 2013, Brocade Communications Systems Inc. (Brocade) announced that
the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has approved the Brocade MLX and
MLXe 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) networking solutions to be added to the
Unified Capabilities - Approved Products List (UC-APL). UC-APL provides a
consolidated list of products that have completed the Interoperability (IO)
and Information Assurance (IA) certification. According to the Company, the
addition of the Brocade MLX and MLXe 100 GbE networking solutions to the DoD's
options for Assured Services Local Area Networks (AS LAN) will help improve
the robustness of the DoD's networks and create additional architectural
flexibility. Further, the Company also added that with these new solutions in
place the network managers will have more control and visibility over data
flows, which help ensure more effective response to the changes in network
traffic and data. The Full Research Report on Brocade Communications Systems,
Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets -
is available to download free of charge at:



1.This is not company news. We are an independent source and our views do
    not reflect the companies mentioned.
2.Information in this release is fact checked and produced on a best efforts
    basis and reviewed by a CFA. However, we are only human and are prone to
    make mistakes. If you notice any errors or omissions, please notify us
3.This information is submitted as a net-positive to companies mentioned, to
    increase awareness for mentioned companies to our subscriber base and the
    investing public.
4.If you wish to have your company covered in more detail by our team, or
    wish to learn more about our services, please contact us at
5.For any urgent concerns or inquiries, please contact us at
6.Are you a public company? Would you like to see similar coverage on your
    company? Send us a full investors' package to for consideration.


Content is researched, written and reviewed on a best-effort basis. This
document, article or report is prepared and authored by Equity News Network.
An outsourced research services provider has, through Chartered Financial
Analysts, only reviewed the information provided by Equity News Network in
this article or report according to the Procedures outlined by Equity News
Network. Equity News Network is not entitled to veto or interfere in the
application of such procedures by the outsourced provider to the articles,
documents or reports, as the case may be.


Equity News Network makes no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the
accuracy or completeness or fitness for a purpose (investment or otherwise),
of the information provided in this document. This information is not to be
construed as personal financial advice. Readers are encouraged to consult
their personal financial advisor before making any decisions to buy, sell or
hold any securities mentioned herein.


Equity News Network is not responsible for any error which may be occasioned
at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming.
No liability is accepted by Equity News Network whatsoever for any direct,
indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. Equity
News Network expressly disclaims any fiduciary responsibility or liability for
any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on
the information in this document. Equity News Network does not (1) guarantee
the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the
information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The
included information is subject to change without notice.

SOURCE Investors' Reports

Contact: CONTACT PERSON: Kristi Saunders - CONTACT PHONE: +1-315-982-6420
(North America)
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.