Broadcom to acquire Brocade Communications for $5.5B

Allen ConeIRVINE, Calif., Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Chip maker Broadcom Ltd. announced plans to acquire Brocade Communications Systems Inc., a data and storage networking products company, for $5.5 billion.
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