Working together to Support Increasingly Interconnected IT Infrastructures, the top networking technology Companies entered into an agreement deals. IBM announced the agreement of reseller and original equipment manufacturing (OEM) of switches and routers which will benefit all the Companies creating good relationship among them.
Today's announcement that Brocade's Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) will be offered as the IBM Converged Switch B32 and 10Gb Converged will strengthen the OEM agreement Brocade with IBM earlier this year to resell Brocade's Foundry switches.
IBM's Global Technology Services group will continue to resell Juniper's product portfolio which the two started doing in 2007, including routing, switching and security platforms expanding a long-standing IBM-Juniper partnership.
Cisco and IBM agreed to a deal that allows the later to resell Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches for data centers that support 10GbE, Fibre Channel and Fibre Channel over Ethernet extending their relationship with the networking firm.