SAN JOSE, CA, May 21, 2013 - A10 Networks™, the technology leader in Application Networking, today announced that it and Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. ("Brocade") have reached full and complete agreement on all pending legal disputes that have been ongoing for the past several years. All legal disputes between A10 and Brocade are resolved, allowing A10 to move forward, focus on growing the business and continue its commitment to providing customers with the highest quality products and services. The terms of the settlement are not disclosed.

"We are pleased with this outcome for A10 and Brocade to settle our disputes with an amicable agreement," said Lee Chen, Founder and CEO for A10 Networks. "This allows A10 to continue to put customers first with a sharp focus on providing the industry’s most versatile, scalable and efficient platforms for intelligent Cloud services."

"A10 has an enormous market opportunity with the rapid growth of cloud applications and online devices and our technology platforms are poised to be the global leader," said Greg Straughn, CFO of A10 Networks. "This settlement allows us to move forward with great clarity to meet and exceed our customers’ requirements and drive accelerated growth."

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A10 Networks was founded in Q4 2004 with a mission to provide innovative networking and security solutions. A10 Networks makes high-performance products that help organizations accelerate, optimize and secure their applications. A10 Networks is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices in the United States, United Kingdom, France, The Netherlands, Germany, Spain, Brazil, Japan, China, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia. For more information, visit:

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