In February 2016, Mellanox acquired EZchip Semiconductor Ltd., a leader in high-performance network processing solutions for carrier and data center networks. The performance requirements for faster, better, and more cost-efficient computing and storage platforms in the data center and cloud markets are driving the need for superior intelligent connectivity solutions.
The EZchip acquisition enhances Mellanox's leadership position, and ability to deliver complete end-to-end, intelligent 10, 25, 40, 50, 56 and 100Gb/s interconnect and processing solutions for advanced data center and edge platforms.
The acquisition combines a diverse and robust solutions to enable customers to meet the growing demands of data-intensive applications used in high-performance computing, Web 2.0, cloud, secure data center, enterprise, telecom, database, financial services and storage environments.
Location: Yokneam, Israel
Total purchase price: $811 million
Tuesday, Feb 23, 2016
Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. Completes Acquisition of EZchip, Ltd.
Wed, Sep 30, 2015
Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire EZchip