SUNNYVALE, CA. and YOKNEAM, ISRAEL – March 31, 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 that it has promoted Alon Webman to vice president of engineering, switch products. He will report to Roni Ashuri, Mellanox’s vice president of engineering.
“Alon’s contributions to Mellanox have been invaluable over the years, and his breadth of experience makes him very well qualified to take on the role of driving engineering programs for our switch business,” said Eyal Waldman, chairman, president, and CEO of Mellanox Technologies. “With his intimate knowledge of our silicon products, Alon will bring key insights to the job of expanding our switch lineup.”
Mr. Webman was a co-founder of Mellanox in 1999 and he has served the company in numerous roles over the past ten years, including chip development, post-silicon management, program management, and customer support. Prior to Mellanox, he held various engineering positions at Intel and Nexus. Mr. Webman holds a BSEE in electrical engineering from Israel’s Technion institute.
“As the leading developer of switch silicon for InfiniBand and converged InfiniBand and Ethernet gateways, Mellanox has the technical expertise to be at the forefront of switch technology,” said Alon Webman. “As we bring new products to market, we will continue to lead the industry in terms of performance, reliability, and cost-effectiveness.”
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 www.mellanox.com.
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