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Mellanox Chosen for Boards

SANTA CLARA, Calif. and YOKNEAM, Israel -- Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MLNX) (TASE:MLNX), a leading supplier of semiconductor-based, server and storage interconnect products, today announced its ConnectX™ 10 Gigabit Ethernet controllers have been selected for LAN on Motherboard (LOM) applications across Supermicro’s leading family of server products, eliminating the need for separate add-in I/O cards. Supermicro is a leading provider of performance and power optimized server boards, chassis, and rack and blade systems that target data center, high-performance computing, workstation, storage networks and standalone server environments. Mellanox’s ConnectX 10 Gigabit Ethernet controller is a single-chip solution that provides industry-leading I/O performance, small footprint, and low power consumption making it ideal for Supermicro’s LOM requirements. In addition, ConnectX provides virtualization acceleration engines and integrated Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) support delivering valuable virtual machine scalability, I/O consolidation, and data center infrastructure future-proofing benefits.

“Our ConnectX 10 Gigabit Ethernet LOM design-win with Supermicro demonstrates that Mellanox is a broad-based interconnect silicon supplier delivering industry-leading performance, virtualization acceleration, and I/O consolidation features,” said Eyal Waldman, chairman, president and CEO of Mellanox Technologies. “With outstanding performance, power efficiency, integration and feature-set, ConnectX-enabled servers and storage systems are optimized for volume enterprise data center and high-performance computing market demands.”

Mellanox Technologies Ltd.