Mellanox Takes Top Honors at 2013 HPCwire Awards

November 20, 2013

DENVER, Colo., Nov. 20 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd., a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that it received top honors in the 2013 HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards with a total of seven awards. The awards highlight Mellanox’s commitment as an industry leader, delivering the highest performing, efficient InfiniBand and Ethernet server and storage interconnect solutions to the industry. Mellanox has been selected to receive awards in a variety of categories including:

  • Top 5 New Products or Technologies for the Connect-IB FDR 56Gb/s InfiniBand adapter
  • Top 5 New Products or Technologies for RDMA developments with GPUs
  • Best HPC Interconnect Product or Technology for the MetroX long-haul system
  • Best HPC Interconnect Product or Technology for the InfiniScale IV IS5030 36-Port QDR InfiniBand switch
  • Top Supercomputing Achievement for the TACC “Stampede” Comprehensive Petascale Science Environment
  • Best use of HPC in Financial Services in detecting and preventing fraud during PayPal transactions
  • Top 5 Vendors to Watch

“These awards are a testament to our continued focus on producing innovative, high-performance interconnect solutions for our customers,” said Gilad Shainer, vice president of marketing at Mellanox Technologies. “It’s only through research, dedication and hard work that we successfully launched InfiniBand and Ethernet products that pave the way for the future of interconnect technology.”

The highly coveted HPCwire Readers’ Choice and Editors’ Choice Awards winners are selected by a poll of HPCwire’s global audience for the Readers’ Choice, while the Editor’s Choice winners are selected by a panel of editors, staff executives and HPC luminaries. Each year, the formal presentation of the awards takes place during the week of the Supercomputing Conference, which focuses upon high performance computing, hardware, software, networking, storage, and scientific breakthroughs. Widely recognized as one of the most prestigious awards presented during the conference, the awards honor demonstrated excellence and outstanding technological advancements achieved by the HPC community.

“I’m honored to be the voice of our HPCwire readers, editorial staff, and the HPC community worldwide in publicly acknowledging Mellanox Technologies for their outstanding achievements,” said Tom Tabor, CEO of Tabor Communications Inc. “The highly scalable architectures fueling the world’s most powerful systems would not be possible without the leadership, vision, and technological expertise demonstrated through the contributions made by the company. Our warmest congratulations go out to all whose dedication to detail and hard work has resulted in well-deserved recognition for their efforts.”

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 www.mellanox.com.

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Source: Mellanox Technologies

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