Mellanox Honored by HPCwire with Two Editors' Choice Awards for Best Product and Best Government & Industry Collaboration

ConnectX Named Best HPC Interconnect Product and 'Hyperion' Project with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Selected as Best Collaboration

SC09, PORTLAND, OR – Nov. 19, 2009 – Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX; TASE: MLNX), a leading supplier of end-to-end connectivity solutions for data center servers and storage systems, announced today that the company has won two HPCwire Editor’s Choice Awards:  Mellanox’s ConnectX® 40Gb/s InfiniBand adapter devices and cards were named the “Best HPC interconnect product or technology”, and the company was  recognized as the “Best HPC collaboration between government and industry” for its work with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories as part of the “Hyperion” project –the 1152-node test bed that provides the U.S. Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration with high-performance computing and storage accessibility.

“We are proud to be recognized by HPCwire for our innovation and strong partnerships in the HPC industry,” said John Monson, vice president of marketing at Mellanox Technologies. “Mellanox is committed to providing industry-leading HPC products, like ConnectX, with the highest performance and efficiency and the lowest latency. We value collaborations with leading government labs like Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories which help keep Mellanox at the forefront of technology requirements.”

“This award, which represents a partnership between the HPCwire global readership and our publishing team, is a salute from the global HPC community,” said Tomas Tabor, Publisher of HPCwire.  “To be selected as an award recipient means you are at the top of the minds of HPCwire readers, editors, and luminaries in the field.  I’d like to congratulate Mellanox for being selected by our editors for both 2009 awards.”

The coveted HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards are determined through a survey conducted by HPCwire, online polling of the global HPCwire audience, along with a rigorous selection process involving HPCwire editors and industry luminaries. The awards are an annual feature of the publication and constitute prestigious recognition from the global HPC community. These awards are revealed each year to kick off the SC conference, which showcases high-performance computing, networking, storage, and data analysis.

The full list of winners for the 2009 awards can be found at the HPCwire website (

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 Sunnyvale, California and Yokneam, Israel. For more information, visit Mellanox at

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