SANTA CLARA, CA AND LONDON, ENGLAND April 12, 2005--MellanoxTM Technologies Ltd, the leader in high-performance business computing interconnects, today announced that Red Herring has selected Mellanox to the Red Herring Top 100 Europe annual list of the most promising private technology companies. The award comes in the wake of a long and vigorous process of evaluating business models, analyzing profitability forecasts, assessing management teams, and examining technology of entrepreneurial companies.
The selection will be officially announced at tonight s Red Herring Venture Market Europe opening event in London. An update on Mellanox and the InfiniBand marketplace will be presented by Eyal Waldman, Chairman and CEO of Mellanox Technologies, on April 14th.
Market adoption of InfiniBand-based solutions is accelerating, stated Waldman. InfiniBand has gained recognition as the ideal high-performance compute and storage interconnect for enterprise data centers and high-performance computing (HPC) applications. In addition, with industry-leading price/performance, low power and small footprint adapters, InfiniBand stakes the claim as the only 10 gigabit-per-second interconnect used in blade servers.
With support from over eight blade server vendors, InfiniBand is increasingly becoming a de facto interconnect solution for dense processing architectures that demand world-class performance in computing and embedded applications.
We are very pleased to be selected to the Red Herring Top 100 Europe List and proudly accept the acknowledgement by Red Herring s editorial board for our accomplishments, said Waldman.
InfiniBand is the only 10Gb/s interconnect solution shipping in volume today that addresses low-latency compute clustering, communication, storage and embedded applications. An industry-standard technology, InfiniBand provides reliability, availability, serviceability and manageability features to address the needs of both data centers and performance computing environments. With leading price/performance, low power, small footprint combined with proven, open-source software support, and a well defined roadmap to 120Gb/s, InfiniBand is the ideal in-the-box and out-of-the-box performance interconnect technology.
Mellanox field-proven offering of interconnect solutions for communications, storage and compute clustering are changing the shape of both business and technical computing. As the leader of industry-standard, InfiniBand-based silicon and system solutions, Mellanox is the driving force behind the most cost-effective, highest performance interconnect solutions available. For more information on Mellanox, visit www.mellanox.com.
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Ted Rado, Vice-President Marketing