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Last €11.16 EUR
Change Today +0.08 / 0.72%
Volume 13.0
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brocade communications sys (BCSA) Snapshot

Open
€11.04
Previous Close
€11.08
Day High
€11.17
Day Low
€10.85
52 Week High
04/13/15 - €11.60
52 Week Low
05/9/14 - €5.66
Market Cap
4.7B
Average Volume 10 Days
36.1
EPS TTM
--
Shares Outstanding
421.7M
EX-Date
03/6/15
P/E TM
--
Dividend
€0.14
Dividend Yield
1.02%
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brocade communications sys (BCSA) Details

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. provides storage area networking (SAN) and Internet protocol networking solutions for businesses and organizations worldwide. It operates through SAN Products, IP Networking Products, and Global Services segments. The SAN Products segment offers infrastructure products and solutions, such as fiber channel SAN backbones, directors, fabrics, and embedded switches that assist customers in the development and delivery of storage and server consolidation, disaster recovery and data security, and compliance issues regarding data management; and fabric extension, switching, and routing solutions. The IP Networking Products segment provides open systems interconnection reference model (OSI) Layer 2 and Layer 3 switches and routers that are designed to connect users in an enterprise network enabling network connectivity, including access to the Internet, network-based communications, and collaboration through unified messaging applications and mobility. This segment also provides converged network products; a portfolio of software- and hardware-based platforms designed for service provider environments, as well as carrier Ethernet products; and OSI Layer 4—7 solutions, which are designed for application traffic management and server load balancing. The Global Services segment offers break/fix maintenance, installation, consulting, network management and software maintenance, and customer support services. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. serves various enterprises and service providers, such as telecommunication firms, cable operators, and mobile carriers. The company markets and sells its products and services to end-user customers directly, as well as through various distribution partners, including original equipment manufacturers, distributors, systems integrators, and value-added resellers. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

4,161 Employees
Last Reported Date: 12/19/14
Founded in 1995

brocade communications sys (BCSA) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Director, Chairman o...
Total Annual Compensation: $800.0K
Chief Financial Officer and senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $450.0K
Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $420.0K
Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $440.0K
Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales
Total Annual Compensation: $400.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

brocade communications sys (BCSA) Key Developments

Brocade Communications Looking To Acquire Mobile Technology Firms In India

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NasdaqGS:BRCD), which is investing $300 million in India, is actively scouting for mobile technology firms in the country to acquire, chief executive Lloyd Carney said. "Last two that we acquired have over 80% of their R&D in India. We are not only looking at India as a development engine to fuel our home-grown technology but also for acquisitions. We are looking at India as a source of technology," Carney told The Economic Times.

Brocade Communications Looking To Acquire Mobile Technology Firms In India

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NasdaqGS:BRCD), which is investing $300 million in India, is actively scouting for mobile technology firms in the country to acquire, chief executive Lloyd Carney said. "Last two that we acquired have over 80% of their R&D in India. We are not only looking at India as a development engine to fuel our home-grown technology but also for acquisitions. We are looking at India as a source of technology," Carney told The Economic Times.

Brocade Opens New Development Center in Bangalore

Brocade announced the opening of a new development center in Bangalore, and stated it will invest USD 300 million in India over the next five years. The new center reaffirms Brocade's commitment to accelerating growth in one of the world's fastest-growing economies, and will play an important role in the development of networking innovations based on the New IP architecture. The center will enable Brocade India to showcase proofs-of-concept and pilot projects for customers and partners-while contributing to the development of next-generation, fabric-based and software networking solutions. The center will also work closely with Brocade technology and solution partners and networking industry thought leaders across India, enabling the company to achieve greater penetration in industry verticals such as service providers, media, banking and finance, education, and the public sector. The new 157,000 square foot Brocade Bangalore Development Center features modern work environments, engineering labs and a customer demonstration, briefing, and training center. The LEED Gold-certified building is energy-efficient, making extensive use of green products and water efficiency.

 

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