Today Mellanox announced that the company’s Connect-IB networking technolgy for scalable computing demonstrates record performance with more than 135 million messages per second and data throughput higher than 100Gb/s. Based on 56Gb/s FDR InfiniBand, the Connect-IB dual-port adapter achieves the industry’s highest throughput 4.5X higher performance than competing solutions. These performance capabilities are critical to High-Performance Computing (HPC), Web 2.0, Cloud, Big Data and financial applications which require a high rate of message communication in order to deliver faster results and provide a competitive advantage to their users.
Mellanox Connect-IB delivers the next generation interconnect architecture and performance for the world leading HPC, Web 2.0, cloud and storage infrastructures,” said Michael Kagan, CTO at Mellanox Technologies. “By providing double the interconnect throughput and 4.5X the message rate, we enable applications to scale with greater performance and efficiency. Together with our server and storage partners, we pave the road to Exascale platforms.”