Mellanox Introduces MetroX - Long Haul InfiniBand Switch Solutions

  Mellanox Introduces MetroX - Long Haul InfiniBand Switch Solutions

  Mellanox MetroX™ TX6000 series of non-blocking long haul switches extends
         InfiniBand and RDMA connectivity reach to campus wide areas


Business Wire

SALT LAKE CITY -- November 12, 2012

SC12 –-  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 introduced the MetroX series of long
distance InfiniBand switch solutions. Today, InfiniBand solutions are being
deployed within the data center to effectively connect between servers and
between servers and storage. MetroX enables native InfiniBand and RDMA
connectivity between data centers across multiple geographically distributed

MetroX can transfer data to distances of up to 10km now, and at up to 100km in
the future. Running six long haul ports at 40Gb/s and six downlink FDR 56Gb/s
InfiniBand ports enables star-like campus deployments and provides clear
capital expense reduction versus single port-to-port long haul solutions in
the market today.

“The MetroX series extends InfiniBand beyond a single, data center network
location to help deliver higher performance to local, campus and even metro
applications,” said Gilad Shainer, vice president of market development at
Mellanox Technologies. “Mellanox’s MetroX is the perfect cost-effective, low
power, easily managed solution that enables today’s data centers to run over
local and distributed InfiniBand fabrics, with management under a single
unified network infrastructure.”

The MetroX TX6100, supporting up to 10km over 10Gb/s speed, will be available
in the first quarter of 2013. The MetroX TX6200, supporting up to 10km over
40Gb/s speed, will be available in the third quarter of 2013.

Join us for a live webinar on Mellanox’s MetroX:

  *When: Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 11:00am EST / 8:00am PST
  *Register Today

Supporting Resources:

  *Learn more about Mellanox MetroX solutions
  *Learn more about Mellanox’s complete InfiniBand switch systems
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About Mellanox

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

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InfiniScale, PhyX, SwitchX, Virtual Protocol Interconnect and Voltaire are
registered trademarks of Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. Connect-IB, FabricIT,
MetroX, 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.


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