Mellanox Announces Creation of Federal Government Subsidiary to Expand Mellanox's Engagements with U.S. Government
Dale D'Alessio named CEO of Mellanox Federal Systems
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 the creation of Mellanox
Federal Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mellanox Technologies.
Mellanox Federal Systems will be responsible for driving business
development for all federal government agencies and the federal
Dale D'Alessio has been named CEO of Mellanox Federal Systems, which
will be based in Vienna, Virginia. Mr. D'Alessio was previously
co-founder and managing member of YottaStor, a professional service and
product company specializing in big data storage solutions for the
Intelligence and U.S. Department of Defense markets.
"Many federal agencies require high-performance interconnect solutions
that can process large amounts of data over distributed systems," said
Dale D'Alessio, CEO of Mellanox Federal Systems. "Mellanox's high
bandwidth, low latency interconnect solutions are designed to optimize
the performance of defense and intelligence applications."
Mellanox is currently working with many government agencies and
organizations: the Department of Energy, NASA (Ames, Goddard, Johnson),
US Army, US Navy, US Air Force, US Postal Service, FBI, DHS, NIH, the
EPA and various intelligence agencies. Mellanox also works with the
leading systems integrators that serve the federal government, including
Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, General Dynamics, Boeing, CSC and
Mellanox Federal Systems will operate as a separate entity to address
demand from the U.S. federal government for high performance
connectivity solutions and to drive the development of new applications.
"Mellanox has supported the government's IT server and storage
interconnect needs for more than 10 years and has established itself as
a trusted leader in delivering high-performance interconnect solutions,"
said Eyal Waldman, chairman, president and CEO of Mellanox Technologies.
"The formation of Mellanox Federal Systems is a natural evolution for us
in expanding and enhancing our relationship with the U.S. government."
Mellanox solutions are used for a variety of applications and are used
by federal agencies in the areas of cloud computing,
defense/intelligence, big-data analytics and High Performance Computing
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.
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Mellanox Technologies, Ltd.
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Source: Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd.
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