Tags: Brocade

Brocade reveals skills issues for IT

A survey by storage networking vendor Brocade has revealed that IT teams will struggle due to skills shortages over the next 12 months. For many organisations this is nothing new. They have been fighting skills shortages for well over a decade. This skills shortage has driven cloud adoption and the outsourcing of IT security. What…

Storage networks get better monitoring

Brocade has announced an upgrade to its storage network monitoring platform. It has added a new suite of analytics capabilities and released it as the Brocade Analytics Monitoring Platform. The claim is that by using analytics administrators can reduce 70% of storage network latency and performance issues. This is achieved by monitoring changes in performance…

Brocade supercharges storage networks

Brocade has released what it is calling the first fibre channel¬†solution for the all-flash data centre. The claim will raise eyebrows at other storage vendors who have been supporting flash for some time. This announcement is for the Gen 6 Fibre Channel Directors. It follows the March release of the Gen 6 Fibre Channel switches.…

OpenPOWER continues to power forward

At the OpenPOWER Summit in San Jose the OpenPOWER Foundation has announced more than 50 new products. While most are based on the POWER8 processor there were also announcements around the POWER9 which many have been waiting for. With just 30 existing OpenPOWER-based solutions already shipping, these announcements show a significant take-up of the platform.…