SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
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 it has been
presented with two data center interconnect awards: the ZDNet
China Best Network Switch awarded to Mellanox's SX1024
non-blocking Top-of-Rack (ToR) 10/40Gb/s Ethernet Switch and the China
Network World 2012 Innovative Converged Network Solution for Cloud
awarded to Mellanox's Virtual Protocol Interconnect® (VPI) end-to end
solution including ConnectX-3
adapters and SwitchX-2
switches for both FDR 56Gb/s InfiniBand and 10/40Gb/s Ethernet based
Mellanox's ConnectX-3 VPI adapters provide performance-leading FDR
56Gb/s InfiniBand and 10/40GbE for unprecedented scalability and
flexibility. ConnectX-3's innovative design, low power and flexible
protocol capability delivers the highest level of interconnect
throughput while reducing system power consumption and enabling
cost-effective networking topologies. This makes ConnectX-3 the
preferred solution for high-performance computing, Web 2.0, cloud,
virtualized data centers, database, storage, big data and financial
The Mellanox SX1024, based on Mellanox's SwitchX-2
switch silicon, is the world's first non-blocking ToR switch with 48
10GbE ports and 12 40GbE ports in a 1U solution. The SX1024 enables data
center IT managers to increase their application performance and
eliminate the forced congestion imposed by other Ethernet switch
solutions. As a result, the SX1024 was recognized by ZDNet China as the
most efficient 10/40GbE ToR switch.
China Network World awarded the Mellanox VPI solution, including
ConnectX interconnect adapters and SwitchX interconnect switch products,
with its ‘Innovative Converged Network Award' for cloud computing. The
award was based on the flexibility of supporting both FDR 56Gb/s
InfiniBand and 10/40Gb/s Ethernet in a single interconnect solution, as
well as Mellanox's VPI solution's advanced application offloading and
"It is an honor to be recognized by ZDNet China and China Network World
for our product excellence in the cloud and enterprise data center
environments," said Gilad Shainer, vice president of market development
at Mellanox Technologies. "It's a testament to the hard working teams at
Mellanox who continue to deliver leading server and storage interconnect
technologies to our customers."
The annual ZDNet China and China Network World awards recognize vendors
and products that facilitate low latency and high efficiency across
small businesses and enterprise data centers in Asia.
About ZDNet China
ZDNet China is the wholly owned subsidiary of CBSi, a company that
provides IT technology and business-related information, transaction and
service resources. ZDNet is the leading IT information service web site
in China, providing business service information and tailored content
for domestic users on the latest IT technology. It serves as the window
for Chinese readers to catch up with the latest news and developments in
the Chinese Internet sector.
About China Network World (CNW)
Under the administration of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and
sponsored by Science Publishing House, China Network World is an IT
focused weekly that features articles on Internet related news. With a
national circulation of 85,000, its target audience includes people in
the IT industry, IT-related government officials, and IT specialists in
other industries. There are four sections in the weekly. The New Trends
section focuses on IT industry news, the New Business section on product
applications and solutions, the New Technologies section on reporting
the newest technologies and products, and the New Life section on
Internet culture. In addition to a pool of talented reporters, its close
cooperation with IT government departments, the Chinese Academy of
Sciences and other IT media also contributes to China Network World.
Mellanox Technologies 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.
Mellanox, BridgeX, ConnectX, CORE-Direct, InfiniBridge, InfiniHost,
InfiniScale, PhyX, SwitchX, Virtual Protocol Interconnect and Voltaire
are registered trademarks of Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. Connect-IB,
FabricIT, MLNX-OS, ScalableHPC, Unbreakable-Link, UFM and Unified Fabric
Manager are trademarks of Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. All other
trademarks are property of their respective owners.
Mellanox Technologies, Ltd.
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