Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (BRCD) declared plans to report its financial results for its first fiscal quarter of 2017 on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017 following the close of the market. The earnings declarement will be available shortly after 1:00 p.m. PST (4:00 p.m. EST) at www.brcd.com, and will be furnished to the SEC on Form 8-K. The earnings declarement will also be distributed by Marketwired. Brocade will not conduct an earnings conference call because of the projected acquisition of Brocade by Broadcom Limited.
Brocade (BRCD) networking solutions assist the world’s leading organizations turn their networks into platforms for business innovation. With solutions spanning public and private data centers to the wireless network edge, Brocade is leading the industry in its transition to the New IP network infrastructures required for recently’s era of digital business. (www.brocade.com)
Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) provides communications, information, and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide. Its Wireless segment offers wireless voice and data services; messaging services; wireless Internet access services on notebook computers and tablets; multimedia access services; business-focused services; location-based services; global data services; home phone connect services; high-speed Internet service; and network access and value added services to support wireless connections for the Internet of Things (IoT). This segment also provides IoT services that support devices used in health monitoring, education, manufacturing, utilities, distribution, and consumer products markets, in addition to offers wireless devices, counting smartphones and basic phones, tablets, and other Internet access devices. As of December 31, 2015, it had 112.1 million retail connections. The companys Wireline segment provides high-speed Internet, Fios Internet, and Fios video services; voice services, such as local exchange, regional and long distance calling, and voice messaging services, in addition to VoIP services; network products and solutions comprising private Internet protocol (IP), public Internet, Ethernet, and optical networking services; IT infrastructure services, counting collocation and managed hosting; cloud services, such as computing, storage, backup, recovery, and application platforms; and business communications services. This segment also offers IoT services; data security services; voice and data services; and data, voice, local dial tone, and broadband services mainly to local, long distance, and other carriers. The company was formerly known as Bell Atlantic Corporation and changed its name to Verizon Communications Inc. in June 2000. Verizon Communications Inc. was founded in 1983 and is based in New York, New York.