Mellanox 40Gb/s InfiniBand Landed-on-Motherboard in TYAN Server Platform

ConnectX® 40Gb/s InfiniBand Provides Industry-Leading Performance and I/O Consolidation for High-Performance Computing and Data Center Applications
SANTA CLARA, CA. and YOKNEAM, ISRAEL – January 20, 2009 – Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX; TASE: MLNX), a leading supplier of end-to-end connectivity solutions for data center servers and storage, today announced its ConnectX 40Gb/s InfiniBand adapters have been selected for Landed-on-Motherboard (LOM) applications across TYAN’s leading family of S7017 server products, eliminating the need for separate add-in I/O cards. TYAN 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.

“The TYAN S7017 is a 2-way solution that is exceptionally proficient in memory intensive and high-cluster IT infrastructures,” said James Sytwu, GM of the TYAN Business Unit of Mitac International Corp. “By integrating the Mellanox ConnectX 40Gb/s InfiniBand adapter, we can provide our customers with a performance-leading, energy-efficient solution that meets their current and future requirements.”

“Our ConnectX 40Gb/s InfiniBand LOM design win with TYAN demonstrates Mellanox’s industry-leading performance and I/O consolidation features,” said Wayne Augsburger, vice president of business development at Mellanox Technologies. “With outstanding performance, power efficiency, integration and feature-set, ConnectX-enabled servers and storage systems from TYAN are optimized for volume data center and high-performance computing market demands.”

ConnectX provides valuable data center infrastructure future-proofing benefits as it supports both 40Gb/s InfiniBand and 10 Gigabit Ethernet. This will allow TYAN to flexibly address the demands for 40Gb/s InfiniBand and 10 Gigabit Ethernet with Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) over the same hardware platform.

The TYAN S7017 motherboard is currently in customer sampling. Please visit for more details and information.

About TYAN
TYAN, as a leading server brand under Mitac Group, designs, manufactures and markets advanced x86 and x86-64 server/workstation board technology platforms and server solution products. Its products are sold to OEMs, VARs, System Integrators, and Resellers worldwide for a wide range of applications. For more information, visit the MiTAC website at, or the TYAN brand website at

About Mellanox
Mellanox Technologies is a leading supplier of end-to-end connectivity solutions for servers and storage that optimize data center performance. Mellanox products deliver market-leading bandwidth, performance, scalability, power conservation and cost-effectiveness while converging multiple legacy network technologies into one future-proof solution. For the best in performance and scalability, Mellanox is the choice for Fortune 500 data centers and the world’s most powerful supercomputers. Founded in 1999, Mellanox Technologies is headquartered in Santa Clara, California and Yokneam, Israel. For more information, visit Mellanox at

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