NVMe Over Fabrics on InfiniBand, the World’s Fastest Storage Network

More Vendors support NVMe over Fabrics using Mellanox G2M Research, an analyst that specializes in solid state storage, just held a webinar on October 24th 2017, about NVMe and NVMe over Fabrics (NVMe-oF). In it, they predicted rapid growth in the NVMe market, including rising demand for specialized network adapters, and they named Mellanox as […]


Stanford Researcher is the Medical Worlds’ Braveheart

The average human heart beats about 4,800 times per hour or 115,200 times per day. That means if you live to be 80 years old, your heart would have beaten approximately 3,363,840,000 times. A normal human heart has four chambers: two upper chambers called atria, which receive blood into the heart, and two lower chambers […]


What Does it Mean to Summit?

Many consider the Summit as the highest point of attainment or aspiration. It’s that exhilarating feeling of knowing you have reached the pinnacle. Mount Everest is the highest summit on earth. It is a place at once both awe-inspiring and unforgiving. It is where people go to live out their most challenging aspirations and dreams. The mountain remains the pinnacle of […]


Rett Syndrome Awareness: HPC and Cloud Technologies Giving Hope to the Silent Angels and those with Rare Diseases

In October, we paid tribute to Breast Cancer Awareness and with it, the brave souls that battle breast cancer, a disease that receives a huge amount of media attention. It is small wonder because in 2017, it’s estimated that about 30 percent of newly diagnosed cancers in women will be breast cancers. There is even talk of a […]


Deploying a 19’-Inch, 48 port Switch for Your Modern, Storage or Hyperconverged Solution?

Hyperconverged and modern storage systems typically use 8-16 nodes in a rack. If this is the case, then why too many deployments are using standard Data Center switches with 48 ports ToR to build their modern HCI/storage solution today?   Let’s review the options in the market today and the major considerations when choosing a […]


Mellanox SN2010 – the Best Hyperconverged Infrastructure Switch

Mellanox’s half-width SN2010 Top-of-Rack (TOR) switch is the best switch for storage and hyperconverged networks. The latest addition to our Spectrum switch family, it is designed for 10/25GbE storage/hyperconverged server clusters with 100GbE uplink connectivity to higher-speed networks. Carrying the signature performance supremacy of Mellanox Spectrum, this 10/25GbE TOR switch provides the ideal combination of […]


The Era of Smart Networks

We live in a world of data. Many of the new products and services being developed depend directly on the ability to analyze the growing amount of data we collect, and to do it at a faster pace. Self-driving vehicles, and smart cities are just two examples of how the new world of data is […]


Going With the Flow: How Fluid Mechanics Advance Biomedical Research

More FLAIR to Fluid Mechanics via the Monash Research Cloud Fluid Mechanics represents one of the most exacting and computationally challenging areas of biomedical research and medical diagnostics today. Microfluidics and Nanofluidics are at the forefront of research efforts to understand how fluids behave and flow at small scales. This is critical to medical advancements […]


Introducing the DynamiX QSA™ Family of Port Adapters

Connects Any SFP DAC, AOC or Transceiver to a QSFP Port The DynamiX QSATM family of port adapters is the answer to many Data Center professional’s prayers because it resolves the systems linking issues between different line rates and different form-factors used in switches and network adapters such as SFP and QSFP. In addition, it […]


What Tesla’s Autopilot Teaches Us about DevOps for High Performance AI-Powered Applications

This post was co-written by Mellanox’s Ramnath Sagar and Nisha Tagala of Parallel Machines. Tesla’s semi-autonomous Autopilot system has drawn a lot of attention in the automotive industry. The ability of Tesla to push smarter Autopilot service with each Over-The-Air (OTA) update enables them to maintain a competitive edge in the autonomous vehicle era. But […]