By Jon C. Ogg, 24/7 Wall St.NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Mergers and acquisitions are still coming in the world of technology and communications. Many deals have been announced in technology that are around the Ciscoization of the data center and around cloud computing and software. Here are four technology and communications companies that are potential M&A targets. Let's see how they compare to the Technology Select Sector SPDR ( XLK) ETF, which has been on fire rising from under $21 at the end of August to above $24 currently. The index ETF recently hit a 52-week high that is now technically a two-year high. Brocade Communications ( BRCD) rose as an M&A potential target in late summer and shares have held their own despite the thought that many feel a merger here would have to come at too high of a premium for a buyer. This was one of our picks for
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