Brocade Communications Systems Inc has announced that it has established new
offices in New Delhi and Mumbai, to address the growing regional market
requirements for Storage Area Network (SAN) products and expertise in deploying
network storage infrastructure in IT data centers.
The company also announced that Shyam Gopal has been named country manager
for India. Based in Delhi, he is responsible for managing the company's
business operations and sales and marketing activities in the region. According
to the press release, Brocade plans to offer its comprehensive SAN education in
India. This education program includes the high-value Brocade Certified SAN
Professional program, and the unique SAN Health tool, which is a diagnostic
utility that documents and monitors IT resources in a SAN fabric.
"As one of the most popular regions —in the world for outsourcing IT
services, data centers in India are experiencing rapid growth, and with this
comes growing complexity," said Deb Dutta, VP of Brocade Asia Pacific.
"IT organizations are increasingly focused on reducing these complexities
to improve operational efficiency, which will in turn, drive demand for smart
SAN strategies," he added.