Mellanox Accelerates Half of the World's Petaflop Supers

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This week Mellanox announced continued momentum as the leading global interconnect provider for the TOP500. As reported in June 2011, InfiniBand-connected systems grew at a CAGR of 20 percent from 2008-2011, powering 206 supercomputers on the current TOP500 list. Mellanox’s scalable interconnect solutions accelerate all five of the InfiniBand-based Petascale systems on the TOP10 and deliver the best power-efficient Petascale system: 2X better versus the combined Petascale systems average.

“Mellanox InfiniBand interconnect solutions continue to demonstrate leading performance, efficiency, scalability and reliability for the world’s fastest supercomputer systems,” said Eyal Waldman, president, chairman and CEO of Mellanox Technologies. “With over half of the world’s Petaflop systems, as well as the top three most efficient systems on the list, Mellanox end-to-end InfiniBand solutions provide the best return-on-investment with leading system efficiency without sacrificing performance.”

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  1. Momentum looks to be QLogic’s way — why did QLogic QDR beat Mellanox FDR in the tri-lab contract?