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Brocade Demonstrates Leading NFV Solutions With Partners at Mobile World Congress

BARCELONA, SPAIN and SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/24/14 -- Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) today announced that it is collaborating with key industry partners to jointly demonstrate several Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) use cases at Mobile World Congress (Barcelona, Spain, from February 24-27). In several demos, the company is showcasing the industry-leading Brocade® Vyatta® vRouter and its ability to deliver carrier-class workloads by leveraging virtual network functions.

Brocade partner demos at Mobile World Congress include:

Video Streaming Across Virtual Evolved Packet Core (vEPC) Environments
Booth: NEC (Hall 3-3N10)
Technologies: Brocade Vyatta 5400 vRouter and NEC vEPC
Description: The demo illustrates secure transport of video traffic over an IPsec VPN enabled by Brocade Vyatta 5400 vRouters and managed by NEC NFV Management and orchestration.

Brocade Deterministic Networks with Hitachi UCP for Media
Booth: Hitachi Data Systems (Hall 6-6A60)
Technologies: Brocade VDX® 6740 Switch, Brocade 6510 Fibre Channel module and Hitachi UCP
Description: Hitachi UCP solution for file-based media workflows with Brocade networking for blade server connectivity, top-of-rack LAN connectivity and scalable NAS-to-backend Fibre Channel storage connectivity.

In addition to the demos, Brocade will participate in several NFV-related panels, including:

Brocade and Intel: Enabling NFV
Time: Tuesday, February 25 at 4:15 pm
Location: Intel (Hall 3-3D30)
Description: NFV is a highly innovative infrastructure model for service providers and a disruptive force in system architecture that is changing the focus and delivery ecosystem for vendors. Learn how Intel hardware and Brocade Vyatta vRouters are already enabling NFV deployments for service providers in production environments.

To register and attend Mobile World Congress, visit www.mobileworldcongress.com/attendee-registration/.

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