Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. is a supplier of networking hardware, software and services, including storage area networking (SAN) solutions, and Internet protocol (IP) networking solutions for businesses and organizations of various types and sizes. The Company has three operating segments: SAN Products, IP Networking Products and Global Services. The SAN Products segment includes infrastructure products and solutions that help customers develop and deploy storage and server consolidation, disaster recovery and data security. The IP Networking Products segment includes Layer 2 and Layer 3 Ethernet switches, and routers that are designed to connect users over private and public networks, including local area, metro, and within and across global data centers. The Global Services segment includes break/fix maintenance, installation, consulting, network management and software maintenance, and post-contract customer support revenue.