Mellanox Expands MetroX Long-Haul Solutions to Provide High-Performance Connectivity Between Data Centers to up to 80 Kilometers
MetroX™ enables data center expansion, rapid disaster recovery and
improved utilization of remote storage and compute infrastructures
SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of
high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center
servers and storage systems, today announced the expansion of its MetroX
long-haul interconnect product family with the new MetroX TX6240
systems to enable full coverage for longer distances. MetroX systems
enable localization of remote data center sites, from 1km to 80km,
guarantee high-performance, high-volume data sharing between distant
sites, enabling existing data centers expansion, rapid disaster recovery
and improved utilization of remote storage and compute infrastructures.
Mellanox's MetroX TX6280 - designed for today's business continuity/disaster recovery needs, delivering zero RPO (Recovery Point Objective). Provides high bandwidth, low latency and simple high availability management connectivity of up to 80 kilometers, making disaster recovery design simple. (Photo: Business Wire)
The MetroX family of products includes:
TX6000 - designed for today data center bandwidth, latency and
density needs delivering up to 16 ports of 40Gb/s to distances of 1km.
TX6100 — designed for campus and data center, expansion delivering
up to 6 ports of 40Gb/s to distances of 10km. The port capacity
enables star-like campus deployments and provides clear CAPEX
reduction versus current single port-to-port long-haul solutions.
TX6240 and TX6280
— designed for today's business continuity/disaster recovery needs,
delivering zero RPO (Recovery Point Objective). Provides high
bandwidth, low latency and simple high availability management
connectivity of up to 40 kilometers with TX6240 and 80 kilometers with
TX6280, making disaster recovery design simple.
"MetroX is the perfect cost-effective, low power, easily managed
solution that enables today's data centers to run over local and
distributed RDMA InfiniBand and Ethernet fabrics, with management under
a single unified network infrastructure," said Gilad Shainer, vice
president of marketing at Mellanox. "With MetroX, organizations can move
from the paradigm of multiple, disconnected, localized data centers to a
single multi-point meshed mega-datacenter, resulting in higher
utilization and cost savings."
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, cables 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, ConnectX, SwitchX, Virtual Protocol Interconnect are
registered trademarks of Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. MetroX is a
trademark of Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. All other trademarks are
property of their respective owners.
Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/multimedia/home/20131028005054/en/
Mellanox Technologies, Ltd.
Ashley Paula, +1-415-547-7024
Nava Ladin, +972-3-6074717
Source: Mellanox Technologies
News Provided by Acquire Media
Close window | Back to top