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Gartner Invest Analyst Insight: Brocade Plans to Acquire Ruckus

Published: 05 April 2016

ID: G00304948

Analyst(s): Frank Marsala


There is no overlap between Ruckus and Brocade, so this deal is a diversification/expansion strategy on the part of Brocade. Also, the companies will complement each other in the switching and the small cell/public venue markets. We do not believe other vendors will seek to acquire Ruckus.

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