11-16-2010 07:39 AM
Well, yesterday's announcement of the Brocade VDX 6720 Data Center Switch family was widely covered. Here is a list of world-wide reviews and commentary.
1. Network World (John Dix): Brocade CEO says Ethernet fabrics will undermine Cisco's dominance
2. eWeek (Fahmida Y. Rashid): Brocade Cloud-Optimized Ethernet Switches Designed to Flatten Networks
3. ComputerWorld, InfoWorld & ITWorld Canada (Lucas Mearian): Brocade's new Ethernet switches reduce network complexity, cost
4. Silicon Angle (Maria D): Brocade Introduces Ethernet Fabric Solutions
5. LightReading (Craig Matsumoto): Brocade Flattens Out
6. Comms Express: Brocade launches Ethernet switches - Network Accessories
7. CRN (Chad Berndtson): Brocade Eyes Flatter Network With New 10 GbE Switches
8. Enterprise Storage Forum (Kevin Komiega): Brocade Moves FCoE Beyond Top-of-Rack
9. eWeek Europe (Tom Jowitt): Brocade And Juniper Show Off Faster Fabrics
10. Network Computing (Mike Fratto): Brocade First To Market With Native End-to-End FCoE
11. ZDNet (Jack Clark): Brocade releases new family of switches
12. Network World & Computerworld (Jim Duffy): Brocade data center switches take on Cisco, Juniper
13. Computer Technology Review: Brocade unveils Ethernet Fabric solutions to enable virtualized data centers and cloud-optimized networks
14. The Register & Channel Register (Chris Mellor): Brocade: Vertically integrated IT stacks are dying
15. The Register (Chris Mellor): Brocade delivers 10gig FCoE switching
16. MIS Asia (Wang Daqiang): Brocade VDX 6720 Data Center Switches Launched, Already Shipping
17. DataCenterDynamics (Yevgeniy Sverdlik): Brocade launches switches to enable flat network fabrics
18. CIO & Techworld Australia (Rodney Gedda): Brocade releases virtual data centre switches
There is also an Ethernet fabric site with content, tweets and articles about Ethernet fabrics, cloud computing and virtual data centers.
-----> You have to watch the "We Need A Cloud" video ... LOL funny.