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SingAREN Adds 100G Connection to Internet2 Network

Apr 27, 2016 |

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 27 — To enable groundbreaking research using high performance computing, global extension of education programs and other advanced networking applications, the Singapore Advanced Research and Education Network (SingAREN) and Internet2 have completed a 100G direct connection between Singapore and the United States. The 100G connection links the advanced national research and education networks in Read more…

University of Cambridge Partners With Mellanox to Deliver OpenStack-Based Cloud

Apr 25, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and YOKNEAM, Israel, April 25 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that University of Cambridge (UoC) has selected Mellanox End-to-End Ethernet interconnect solution including Spectrum SN2700 Ethernet switches, ConnectX-4 Lx NICs and LinkX cables for its OpenStack-based scientific research cloud. This new win Read more…

Enter Selects Mellanox OCN to Power Europe’s First Multi-Regional OpenStack-Based Public Cloud

Apr 25, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and YOKNEAM, Israel, April 25 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that Enter, creator of Enter Cloud Suite (ECS), Europe’s first multi-regional OpenStack-based cloud, has selected Mellanox Open Composable Networks (OCN) as the Ethernet network fabric for its Infrastructure-as-a-Service cloud offering. Enter Read more…

The Ultimate Debate – Interconnect Offloading Versus Onloading

Apr 12, 2016 |

The high performance computing market is going through a technology transition – the Co-Design transition. As has already been discussed in many articles, this transition has emerged in order to solve the performance bottlenecks of today’s infrastructures and applications, performance bottlenecks that were…

Chelsio Unified Wire Adapters Achieve OpenPower Ready Compliance

Apr 5, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 5 — Chelsio Communications, Inc., a leading provider of high performance Ethernet adapters for storage networking, virtualized enterprise data centers, cloud service installations, and cluster computing environments, today announced that Chelsio Unified Wire 10/40GbE adapters have achieved OpenPower Ready compliance.  The Chelsio solutions can be utilized in servers and high performance computing clusters as part of an Read more…

Indiana University, ESnet, Internet2 Share NSF Grant to Expand Networking Workshops

Apr 1, 2016 |

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., April 1 — A new $150,000 award from the National Science Foundation will allow networking experts from Indiana University and partners at the Department of Energy’s Energy Sciences Network (ESnet) and Internet2 to expand the successful Operating Innovative Networks workshop series. Since 2013, the workshops have helped network engineers learn to manage ever-increasing Read more…

ReFLEX CES to Showcase FPGA Network Accelerator Cards at Trading Show London

Mar 17, 2016 |

LONDON, U.K., March 17 — ReFLEX CES, a leading European-based provider of custom embedded and complex systems, will showcase its expertise in the design and manufacture of complex Ultra low-latency FPGA network accelerator cards at The Trading Show London 2016. Highlights of the stand include Networking & Processing FPGA boards, Instant-DevKits and OpenCL demos. The Trading Show Read more…

DDN Introduces Newest Product in the GRIDScaler Family

Mar 16, 2016 |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 16 — Following this week’s Quality Awards announcement that DDN has advanced into the honorary position of being in the top three Enterprise NAS Solution providers, DataDirect Networks (DDN) today introduced the industry’s fastest and most flexible scale-out network attached storage (NAS) solution. The newest product in the DDN GRIDScaler product family, the GS14K, delivers the speed Read more…

Ixia, Cumulus, and Mellanox Demonstrate 50GbE Interoperability on an Open Compute Platform

Mar 10, 2016 |

CALABASAS, Calif., March 10 — Ixia (Nasdaq: XXIA), a leading provider of network testing, visibility, and security solutions, Cumulus Networks, and Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), have joined forces to deliver the world’s first public demonstration of 50GbE interoperability of an open compute platform operating system running on the Mellanox Spectrum switch. This interoperability demonstration will be available for viewing Read more…

Lenovo and Juniper Networks Announce Global Partnership

Mar 9, 2016 |

MORRISVILLE, N.C. and SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 9 — Lenovo (SEHK: 0992) (Pink Sheets: LNVGY) and Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), the industry leader in network innovation, today announced the commencement of a global strategic partnership to leverage synergies in their respective product and technology portfolios to build the next generation of converged, hyper-converged, and hyper-scale data center infrastructure solutions for Read more…

Mellanox Introduces 100Gb/s Ethernet Reference Architecture for CDN Applications

Mar 8, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, March 8 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today introduced a 100Gb/s Ethernet reference architecture for Content Distribution Network (CDN) applications. The reference architecture is based on advanced servers equipped with Mellanox 100Gb/s Ethernet adapters, switches, and cables. The scalability and Read more…

Mellanox Unveils New OCN Platform

Mar 7, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, March 7 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today unveiled its next-generation Open Composable Networks (OCN) platform at the Open Compute Project (OCP) Summit. OCN delivers ground-breaking open network platforms for enterprises and service providers to unlock performance and unleash Read more…

Mellanox Adds Cumulus Linux Support for Ethernet Switches

Mar 7, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, March 7 — 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 it has added Cumulus Linux support for the Spectrum line of 10/25, 40/50, and 100 Gb/s Ethernet switches. The addition of Cumulus Linux provides customers a best in class Read more…

ConnectX-4 Lx Adapters Introduced by Mellanox

Mar 7, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, March 7 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today unveiled ConnectX-4 Lx adapters, the world’s first 25 & 50Gb/s Ethernet single and multi-host adapters for Open Compute Project (OCP) at the OCP Summit. The ConnectX-4 Lx based adapters are the Read more…

Mellanox Delivers Next Generation Network Processor to Key Telco Customers

Mar 1, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, March 1 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, announced today that its next generation network processor, the NPS-400, is now sampling and has been shipped to strategic customers. In addition Mellanox announced that ZTE has selected NPS-400 for its new line Read more…

Mellanox Joins Nutanix Elevate Technology Alliance Program

Feb 24, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, Feb. 24 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, announced today that it has joined the Nutanix Elevate Technology Alliance Program to provide a simple to use and fully converged solution for compute, storage and networking to enterprise customers. The Mellanox Read more…

Mellanox Partners With HPE to Boost NFV and Telco Network Performance

Feb 22, 2016 |

BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 22 — 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 an extended partnership with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE). Mellanox is working simultaneously at its own NFV benchmarking facility as well as with HPE and their NFV Infrastructure lab to optimize the Read more…

Global HPC Market Report Released by ReportsnReports

Feb 10, 2016 |

PUNE, India, Feb. 10 — The global high performance computing market is projected to reach USD 36.62 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 5.45% with higher computational power driving the HPC market growth with Asia-Pacific (APAC) expected to witness the highest growth and HPC servers to gain maximum market share during the forecast period. Read more…

University of Southampton Ramps Up Security With Palo Alto Networks

Feb 8, 2016 |

Feb. 8 — Palo Alto Networks, the next-generation security company, today announced that the University of Southampton has selected, deployed, and consolidated its security infrastructure on the Palo Alto Networks security platform. It marks the first time Palo Alto Networks latest next-generation firewall, the chassis-based, highly scalable PA-7050, has been deployed in the United Kingdom. Read more…

BIOS IT to Unveil ANNA at Deep Learning Summit

Jan 21, 2016 |

Jan. 21 — BIOS IT, a global IT consultancy and solution provider, focused on delivering the latest high-performance, power efficient IT solutions, will be attending the 2016 Deep Learning Summit, in San Francisco, where they will be introducing the BIOS ANNA – the latest artificial neural network accelerator, with 20 times faster training than its Read more…