Mellanox @ OFC 2018: Mellanox Live Demo 3-meter 200G & 400G DAC Cables

The data center’s biggest industry conference centered around high-speed interconnects, the Optical Fiber Conference, was in San Diego, CA March 13 to 15 with attendance of about 15,000 people. In the Mellanox booth, we showed live demonstrations of our 200G and 400G Direct Attached Copper (DAC) interconnect product line. In this section of the booth […]


Mellanox @ OFC 2018: Mellanox Live & Static Demos 100G, 200G, 400G DAC and AOC Cables and Transceivers

The data center’s biggest industry conference centered around high-speed interconnects, the Optical Fiber Conference (OFC), was in San Diego, CA March 13-to-15 with 15,000 attendees. In the Mellanox booth, we showed our full line of 25G NRZ-based 25/50/100G DAC and AOC cables including multi-mode and single-mode optical transceivers both in a static display and operating […]


Rethinking Data Center Security – From an M&M to a Jawbreaker Model

Data Center Security: M&M’s or Jawbreakers? With the explosion of mobile devices and applications, more and more of our personal data and online interaction is captured, stored, and analyzed. As a result, security and privacy are becoming major issues, at a government, corporate and personal level.At the same time there is a rapid and fundamental […]


Why Leaf/Spine Networks are Taking Off

Unless you’ve been stranded on a deserted island, you’ve probably noticed that leaf/spine networks have started taking over data centers in the last few years. It’s no secret that people prefer scale-out over scale-up solutions, and for networking, the old scale-up approach was to use massive monolithic modular switches, a.k.a. Big Frickin’ Switches (BFS), whenever […]


Enabling Tomorrow’s Media Infrastructure Today!

The adoption of 4K and soon 8K video formats and the transition from Serial Digital Interface (SDI) to IP-based broadcasting drive the need for efficient, higher performance networking technologies that can stream more bits per second in real-time. This is why you should consider using the emerging Ethernet speeds of 25, 50, and 100GbE with […]


Migrate to 25/100 Gigabit Ethernet — Get the Best Datacenter Return on Investment

Gartner in a recent report says, “In the Data Center, Just Say ’No‘ to Chassis-Based Switches and 10G/40G Switches to Save 70%”. At Mellanox, we have built the industry’s leading 25/100G Ethernet network adapters, cables, transceivers and fixed form-factor datacenter switches. With over 65% market share, Mellanox is the market leader in the 25G+ high-speed […]


Hackathon Fever –Spreading the Innovation

  We love hackathons at Mellanox! Mellanox just launched the 2018 hackathon season with our 3rd USA Open Software Hackathon. Across 3 of our USA sites:  Sunnyvale, Austin and Seattle, participants from R&D, Marketing, Architecture and Software Architecture. The hackathon topic was open to any topic and resulted in the generation of great ideas for […]


Top-3 Ethernet Interconnect Considerations for your Machine Learning Infrastructure

As Machine Learning (ML) workloads are gaining popularity, more customers are choosing Ethernet interconnects for their ML infrastructure. Mellanox Spectrum 100GbE Ethernet Switches are ideal for Machine Learning workloads. In this article, we will explore Machine Learning training workload attributes and how they relate to Spectrum’s capabilities. How are Machine Learning training workloads different Calculations […]


Mellanox Introduces Next Generation Ethernet Network Operating System – Mellanox Onyx™

Mellanox Introduces Next Generation Ethernet Network Operating System – Mellanox Onyx™ Mellanox is excited to announce the general availability of Mellanox Onyx. Onyx succeeds MLNX-OS as the next-generation network operating system for Spectrum Open Ethernet switches.  Onyx combines rich network operating system features for the modern datacenter with the flexibility of a completely open container-based […]


Watch Efficient Cloud Solutions for MEC and Virtual Machine Network Optimization at MWC 2018!

MEC, VM Optimization, MWC, Mobile edge computing, Mobile World Congress, Virtual Machine Network Optimization

Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018  is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry. Organized by the GSMA and held in the Mobile World Capital, Barcelona, the event kicked off this morning and runs from February 26th through March 1st. Mellanox, along with our partners and open source communities,will be demonstrating cool new technologies for […]