Marvell Launches New Prestera CX Devices; Expands Collaboration with IP Infusion to Deliver on Promise of Software Defined

   Marvell Launches New Prestera CX Devices; Expands Collaboration with IP
        Infusion to Deliver on Promise of Software Defined Networking

The Prestera CX8129 and IP Infusion ZebIC solution powers seamless delivery of
cloud-based services

PR Newswire

SANTA CLARA, Calif. and LAS VEGAS, May 7, 2013

SANTA CLARA, Calif. and LAS VEGAS, May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Marvell
(Nasdaq: MRVL) today announced the general availability of new devices within
the Prestera^® CX family of packet processors. The new processors feature
support for high-density 40GbE/10GbE ports for cloud storage and server
interconnect solutions, as well as Ethernet backplanes in modular platforms.



The Prestera CX device family has been purpose built for highly demanding
system architectures, spanning 160G to 1.28T in packet processing
capabilities. It offers a line of footprint compatible devices enabling a
comprehensive portfolio of products leveraging maximal efficiencies in
development efforts.A flexible port mapping scheme allows a variety of
physical interconnects, fostering a range of solutions with proprietary ASICs,
third-party FPGA, as well as Marvell's Alaska^® PHY devices.

In addition to announcing the availability of the Prestera CX, Marvell also
introduced its continued collaboration with IP Infusion. The integrated
Marvell Prestera CX8129 and IP Infusion ZebIC solution will enable the next
generation of software defined networks, accelerating the seamless delivery of
cloud-based services. Supporting capabilities for next-generation IP RAN, base
stations and packet transport solutions, the Prestera CX8129 enables timing
and synchronization support for applications enabling a new set of services
for monetization within the public cloud and carrier and telecommunications

"Marvell is leveraging its robust software defined storage, networking,
compute and mobility capabilities to deliver on the promise of enabling
platforms and solutions underscoring innovation for next-generation service
delivery networks and powering the Connected Lifestyle," said Ramesh
Sivakolundu, vice president and general manager, Connectivity, Servers,
Infrastructure Business Unit (CSIBU) atMarvell Semiconductor, Inc. "The
Prestera CX family continues to drive this vision forward. In building on our
collaboration with IP Infusion, we are helping our customers significantly
reduce their time to market and increase revenue by providing the most
advanced connectivity solutions."

"IP Infusion's software defined networking architecture, with its ability to
adapt quickly to new situations and higher workloads, is the ideal approach
for networking equipment manufacturers who want to implement a common network
software platform across their product lines. When our ZebIC solution is
combined with advanced switching chipsets, Marvell and IP Infusion customers
have a complete solution with proven technology to come to market quickly,"
said Kiyoyasu Oishi, CEO and president of IP Infusion. "Today's announcement
builds upon our partnership with Marvell to support Marvell's latest switching
chipsets and we are excited to continue to our collaboration on future
technologies as we move forward together to serve new customers and markets."

The Prestera CX8129 (640G), CX8124 (480G), CX8123 (320G) and the CX8121 (160G)
devices are ramping to volume production and in multiple customer designs.A
full complement of collateral and System Development Kits (SDK), reference
designs (RD) and development boards (DB) are now available.

Marvell will showcase the Prestera CX products with the ZebIC solution at
Interop as part of Marvell's line-up of end-to-end software defined storage,
networking, compute and mobility solutions in meeting room Reef F at Mandalay
Bay, Las Vegas, May 7-9.

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About IP Infusion

IP Infusion is a leading provider of intelligent network software for enhanced
Ethernet and IP services for Mobile Backhaul, Carrier Ethernet, and Data
Center networks. Tier one and two OEMs rely on IP Infusion's ZebOS® software
and global professional services to bring products to market faster, and to
differentiate them from competitors with less cost. Products built on IP
Infusion technology are deployed in five 9's reliable networks across five
continents, as well as a growing number of enterprises, to improve network
performance, decrease network infrastructure costs and grow revenue. IP
Infusion is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., and is a wholly owned and
independently-operated subsidiary of ACCESS CO., LTD., of Tokyo, Japan. IP
Infusion will be exhibiting in booth #1109 at the Mandalay Bay Hotel, May
8-10, 2012. For more information about IP Infusion, please visit

About Marvell

Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) is a global leader in providing complete silicon
solutions enabling the digital connected lifestyle. From mobile communications
to storage, cloud infrastructure, digital entertainment and in-home content
delivery, Marvell'sdiverse product portfolioaligns complete platform designs
with industry-leading performance, security, reliability and efficiency. At
the core of the world's most powerful consumer, network and enterprise
systems, Marvell empowers partners and their customers toalways stand at the
forefront of innovation, performance and mass appeal. By providing people
around the world with mobility and ease of access to services adding value to
their social, private and work lives, Marvell is committed to enhancing the
human experience.

As used in this release, the term "Marvell" refers to Marvell Technology Group
Ltd. and its subsidiaries. For more information, please visit

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and/or its affiliates. Other names and brands may be claimed as the property
of others.

For Further Information Contact:
Marvell Media Relations
                        Kim Anderson
Daniel Yoo
                        Tel: 408-222-0950
Tel: 408-222-2187

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