Mellanox Announces ConnectX-2

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MellanoxMellanox, today, announced the availability of its ConnectX-2 line of I/O adapter products.  The new series of adapters support advanced 40Gb/s Infiniband, 10 Gigabit Ethernet, Fibre Channel over Ethernet [FCoE] and Fibre Channel over Infiniband [FCoIB].  ConnectX-2 delivers performance with up to 30% less power consumption than its predecessor.

Mellanox end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet-based connectivity solutions close the gap between processing power and I/O by delivering breakthrough latency, utilization and efficiency,” said John Monson, vice president of marketing at Mellanox Technologies. “ConnectX-2 supports green initiatives with low power consumption and its superior performance and network unification capabilities for both InfiniBand and Ethernet improves the productivity of high-performance, cloud and virtualized data center environments.

For more technical and availability info, read their full release here.


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