EMC Targets Cisco, Brocade Partnerships for Networking Strategy

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EMC executives believe a converged networking infrastructure is crucial for businesses moving to private cloud computing environments. To capture that business the diversified storage vendor is partnering with Cisco and Brocade.

BOSTON - EMC is planning to roll out a host of storage networking products and services later this year as part of its initiative in enabling the evolution of private clouds.

At the EMC World 2010 show here May 10, EMC officials announced a converged networking strategy aimed at data centers. The strategy includes expanded networking services, analysis tools for assessing converged networking efforts, and extended reseller agreements with Brocade and Cisco Systems.