Mellanox Announces 56 Gigabit Ethernet Interconnect Solution Family for Data Center Compute and Storage

  Mellanox Announces 56 Gigabit Ethernet Interconnect Solution Family for Data
  Center Compute and Storage

    Line of 56GbE NICs, switches, cables and software provides 40 percent
                      performance improvement over 40GbE

Interop Las Vegas 2013

Business Wire

LAS VEGAS -- May 07, 2013

Interop – 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 its end-to-end 56 Gigabit
Ethernet product line, the world’s highest performing Ethernet-based server
and storage interconnect solution. The 56GbE solution, consisting of
Mellanox’s ConnectX®-3 and ConnectX-3 Pro NICs, SwitchX®-2 based SX1024 and
SX1036 switches, QSFP+ cables, and acceleration and management software,
delivers industry-leading 40 percent more bandwidth than competing 40GbE
solutions, enables higher server density at lower cost, as well as a more
efficient network design using less cables and less switches.

“Increasing bandwidth requirements, data volume, data center consolidation and
virtualization are driving the demand for faster Ethernet solutions,” said
Gilad Shainer, vice president of marketing at Mellanox Technologies.
“Utilizing Mellanox’s complete 56GbE solution, companies can gain significant
application performance by connecting their storage and server infrastructure
with the fastest Ethernet fabric. Furthermore, 56GbE enables the most
efficient inter-switch connectivity resulting in lower overall data center
capital and operating expenses.”

Mellanox’s end-to-end 56GbE solution is interoperable with standard 10/40GbE

Live Demonstration at Interop (May 7-9, 2013):

Visit Mellanox Technologies at booth #1339 to see the live 56GbE
demonstration. For more information on Mellanox’s event and speaking
activities at Interop, please visit

Supporting Resources:

  *Learn more about Mellanox’s 10GbE and 40/56GbE interconnect solutions
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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, 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

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