Press Releases - 2012
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Mon, Jun 11, 2012
Mellanox FDR 56Gb/s InfiniBand Silicon Selected by Intel For New Server Platforms
Mellanox ConnectX®-3 InfiniBand adapter silicon optimizes IntelS2600WP and S2600JF server boards and I/O expansion modules
SUNNYVALE, CA. and YOKNEAM, ISRAEL – June 11, 2012 – Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX; TASE: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that Mellanox’s ConnectX-3 FDR InfiniBand adapter silicon has been selected by Intel for use in their I/O Expansion Modules and half-width server boards – Intel® Server Board S2600WP and Intel® Server Board S2600JF – which optimize Intel’s server platforms for high performance applications through improved compute density, performance and cost efficiency.
Intel’s S2600JF and S2600WP server boards leverage Mellanox’s ConnectX-3 FDR 56Gb/s InfiniBand silicon, the world’s fastest InfiniBand solution, to deliver higher performance and application efficiency, and to reduce power consumption. Mellanox-based Intel I/O modules can be used to add single or dual-port FDR 56Gb/s InfiniBand connectivity to any server board.
“Intel’s deployment of Mellanox InfiniBand silicon is a testament to the high performance and efficiency of our solutions,” said David Barzilai, vice president of marketing at Mellanox Technologies. “Server and storage OEMs looking to roll out faster and more powerful systems will maximize their products’ potential with Mellanox InfiniBand solutions.”
Mellanox Technologies (NASDAQ: MLNX, TASE: MLNX) is a leading supplier of end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet interconnect solutions and services for servers and storage. Mellanox interconnect solutions increase data center efficiency by providing the highest throughput and lowest latency, delivering data faster to applications and unlocking system performance capability. Mellanox offers a choice of fast interconnect products: adapters, switches, software and silicon that accelerate application runtime and maximize business results for a wide range of markets including high performance computing, enterprise data centers, Web 2.0, cloud, storage and financial services. More information is available at www.mellanox.com.
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