Emulex OEM Partners
Broadcom and Cisco have worked collaboratively on technology and products that enable transformation of data center networks into an agile infrastructure. Emulex-branded Fibre Channel HBAs by Broadcom when combined with Cisco storage solutions, provide customers with a Storage Area Network (SAN) solution that includes advanced management, improved SAN efficiency and simplified data protection. “Fibre Channel continues to be the dominant choice for data centers managing fast data growth, business-critical applications, and the rapid adoption of Flash-based storage. As Fibre Channel SANs grow to meet storage needs, it is important to have the kind of scalability offered by Cisco,” said Brian Reed, vice president of marketing, Emulex connectivity division of Broadcom.
“As customers work to optimize their data center infrastructure to meet the increased demand for I/O caused by trends such as the Internet of Things, Cisco is pleased to work with Broadcom to offer solutions with high performance, data integrity and increased throughput,” said Rajeev Bhardwaj, vice president, product management, Cisco Data Center Group. “Together, Cisco’s MDS storage switches and Emulex 16GFC HBAs offer customers a SAN solution with superior reliability and optimal flexibility."