Brocade ceo backdating
BLOOM introduced increased throughput of 2 Gbit/s instead of 1 Gbit/s.
Brocade integrated BLOOM into its first "pure" director, the Silk Worm 12000, in April 2002.
Disruption causes quantum shifts in industries and societal behavior by digitizing the analog, upending economic models and otherwise challenging the status quo.Brocade's first Fibre Channel switch Silk Worm 1000 (SW1000) (released in 1997) was based on the "Stitch" ASIC and their own Vx Works-based firmware (Fabric OS or FOS).Silk Worm eventually came to be a long-lived marketing designation for an entire line of products, with the first product being retro-named the Silk Worm 1000 (SW1000) to distinguish it from subsequent platforms.Bonderson (a former executive from Intel Corporation and Sun). Brocade was incorporated on May 14, 1998, in Delaware.The company's first product, Silk Worm, which was a Fibre Channel switch, was released in early 1997.