Oracle CEO Sees Expansion of InfiniBand

Larry Ellison Expects Modern InfiniBand to Expand into More Applications; Superior Technology Expected to Provide a Strategic Differentiation for Oracle

SUNNYVALE, CA. and YOKNEAM, ISRAEL – March 26, 2010 – Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX; TASE: MLNX) is the recognized industry leader in InfiniBand technology. The Company’s technology, leveraged in Oracle-based server and storage systems, continues to expand in enterprise applications for Tier 1 customers, providing these end-users with the lowest latency performance and highest return-on-investment for their most commonly-used business applications.

During Oracle’s recent earnings conference call, Oracle CEO Larry Ellison noted that the Oracle Sun Exadata - with Mellanox InfiniBand - continues to gain market adoption with its stunning database and transaction performance at over 10X of that of its competitors. Ellison also spoke to Oracle’s intention to port additional middleware and applications over the InfiniBand network, and across its wide array of server and storage system products lines through its Sun acquisition further expanding the use of InfiniBand technology.

“Oracle’s recent statements are a testament to the performance capabilities of InfiniBand and the return-on-investment value our technology brings to businesses across multiple markets,” said Eyal Waldman, chairman, president and CEO of Mellanox Technologies. “We are excited to see the increase in applications utilizing Mellanox InfiniBand technology in the multiple markets where it is deployed, including high-performance computing, enterprise, cloud, Web 2.0 and storage.”

About Mellanox
Mellanox Technologies is a leading supplier of end-to-end connectivity solutions for servers and storage that optimize data center performance. Mellanox products deliver market-leading bandwidth, performance, scalability, power conservation and cost-effectiveness while converging multiple legacy network technologies into one future-proof solution. For the best in performance and scalability, Mellanox is the choice for Fortune 500 data centers and the world’s most powerful supercomputers. Founded in 1999, Mellanox Technologies is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California and Yokneam,Israel. For more information, visit Mellanox at

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