Suwanee, GA, Singapore and San Jose, CA – February 22, 2017 – ARRIS International plc, (NASDAQ: ARRS) and Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ: AVGO) today jointly announced that they have entered into an agreement for ARRIS to acquire Brocade Communication Systems Inc.’s Ruckus Wireless and ICX Switch business for cash consideration of $800 million, plus the additional cost of unvested employee stock awards, following the closing of Broadcom’s acquisition of Brocade.
SAN FRANCISCO—RSA Conference 2017, Booth N4410—Feb. 16, 2017—Ruckus Wireless™, a part of Brocade, today announced new integrations between its Cloudpath™ software and products from leading network security vendors. The Cloudpath security and policy management platform enables IT organizations of any size to easily establish secure, policy-based access for wired and wireless devices.
SAN FRANCISCO—RSA Conference 2017, Booth N4410—Feb. 15, 2017—Ruckus Wireless™, a part of Brocade, today announced version 5.1 of its Cloudpath™ ES security and policy management software. The latest software release enables organizations to automatically and securely connect Internet of Things (IoT) devices using certificates—the gold standard of device security—allowing IT to establish policies governing the behavior of those devices.
LAS VEGAS—January 5, 2017—Ruckus Wireless, a part of Brocade, today announced a joint solution with TrackR, a leader in personal item management innovations, that leverages Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) technology combined with Ruckus ZoneFlex™ access points (APs) to enhance the indoor and outdoor location services of TrackR’s Crowd GPS network.
SELANGOR, MALAYSIA – December 19, 2016 – Ruckus Wireless, a part of Brocade, today announced the deployment of 450 Ruckus ZoneFlexTM R700 802.11ac wave 2 Smart Wi-Fi access points (APs) at Sunway University in Selangor, Malaysia. The deployment will deliver high quality wireless connectivity to staff and students across a number of buildings on the Sunway campus. The entire Sunway campus is home to more than 18,000 students and staff members.
SAN JOSE, Calif.—December 7, 2016—Ruckus Wireless, a part of Brocade, today announced the Brocade Ruckus ICX® 7150 switch, an entry-level stackable campus switch for budget-conscious customers in the education, hospitality and small-to-medium business (SMB) sectors. For the first time, budget-sensitive organizations will be able to experience the same features and high performance that major enterprises enjoy while also being able to scale and grow accordingly without having to replace equipment.
SAN JOSE, Calif.—December 7, 2016 — Ruckus Wireless, a part of Brocade, today introduced the Ruckus ZoneFlex™ C110 access point (AP), which features 802.11ac Wave 2 Wi-Fi and incorporates a DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem and an Ethernet switch. The C110 AP uses coaxial cable for network connectivity, enabling facilities such as hotels and multiple-dwelling units (MDUs) that lack Category 5 Ethernet cable infrastructure to easily deploy reliable, high-speed Wi-Fi.
SUNNYVALE, CA – November 15, 2016 – Ruckus Wireless, Inc., a part of Brocade, today announced the addition of two new access points (APs) to the ZoneFlex™ family—the ZoneFlex R610 indoor AP and the ZoneFlex T610 outdoor AP. Both products are based on the IEEE 802.11ac Wave 2 standard featuring multi-user MIMO technology, which optimizes airtime efficiency to client devices and increases aggregate network throughput in dense indoor or outdoor deployments.
SUNNYVALE, CA – November 18, 2016 – Ruckus Wireless, Inc., a part of Brocade, today announced it has won the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) Wi-Fi Industry Awards for “Best Converged Network Infrastructure” and “Distinguished WBA Member” for its OpenG™ technology. This is the second consecutive year Ruckus has been recognized in the WBA’s Wi-Fi Industry Awards, which is validation of Ruckus’s global reach and deployment capabilities.
Yogyakarta – November 14, 2016 – Ruckus Wireless, Inc., a part of Brocade, today announced its latest successful deployment at Yogyakarta State University, on the island of Java in Indonesia. The University has large numbers of staff and students, who are now enjoying the benefits of fast, secure Wi-Fi across their campuses, thanks to Ruckus.
ANAHEIM, Calif., EDUCAUSE 2016, Booth #662—Oct. 26, 2016—Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) today announced the availability of Ruckus Cloudpath™ ES 5.0 software. The new release builds on previous BYOD onboarding capabilities to create a complete integrated security and policy management platform. Cloudpath ES 5.0 software enables IT organizations of any size to easily establish secure, policy-based access for wired and wireless devices.
SUNNYVALE, CA—October 17, 2016—Ruckus Wireless, Inc., a part of Brocade, will be showcasing its OpenG™ technology, a solution developed to address coverage and capacity challenges of indoor cellular networks, at two major events this week: Futurecom and Dell EMC World. Utilizing Ruckus’ OpenG technology, enterprises and service providers will be able to offer high quality in-building cellular service in a fraction of the time and cost it takes to implement a distributed antenna system (DAS).