Blackstone (BX) is considering a leveraged buyout of Brocade Communications Systems (BRCD), a...

|About: Brocade Communications Sy... (BRCD)|By:, SA News Editor

Blackstone (BX) is considering a leveraged buyout of Brocade Communications Systems (BRCD), a developer of switches for data-storage networks, Bloomberg reports. Brocade, which has a market cap of $2.65B, has been looking for an acquirer since 2009, with Dell among those to have looked but not touched.