Mellanox, Los Alamos National Laboratory to develop computing infrastructure

Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MLNX), a supplier of high-performance, end-to-end smart interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, has announced a collaborative effort with Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) to develop large scale, mission centric computing infrastructure, the company said.

The organizations will focus on leveraging Mellanox In-Network Computing acceleration engines to enable data discovery at scale for the lab´s current and next generation applications. The collaborative development will be done under the Efficient Mission Centric Computing Consortium (EMC3), centered at LANL´s Ultra-Scale Systems Research Center (USRC). The EMC3 consortium´s mission is to investigate efficient ultra-scale computing and networking architectures, applications and environments, in order to provide the most efficient infrastructure needed for the US Industry and national security.

Mellanox is a supplier of end-to-end Ethernet and InfiniBand smart interconnect solutions and services for servers and storage. Mellanox interconnect solutions increase data center efficiency by providing the highest throughput and lowest latency, delivering data faster to applications and unlocking system performance capability. Mellanox offers a choice of fast interconnect products: adapters, switches, software and silicon that accelerate application runtime and maximize business results for a wide range of markets including high performance computing, enterprise data centers, Web 2.0, cloud, storage and financial services. More information is available at: www.mellanox.com.

Los Alamos National Laboratory, a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security, is operated by Triad a public service oriented, national security science organization equally owned by its three founding members: Battelle Memorial Institute (Battelle), The Texas A&M University System (TAMUS), and The Regents of the University of California (UC) for the Department of Energy´s National Nuclear Security Administration.