Mellanox Rapidly Grows Ethernet Market Share to Reach 19 Percent of Total 10GbE NIC, LOM, and Controller Market

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    According to research firm Crehan Research, Company gains significant market share with over 3X quarter-over quarter growth

    SUNNYVALE, CA. and YOKNEAM, ISRAEL – Feb. 25, 2013 – Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX; TASE: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that, according to market research firm Crehan Research, the company rapidly grew its 10GbE market share to approximately 19 percent of Q4 2012 total market share. Mellanox’s market share is the fastest growing of all vendors represented, demonstrating an over 3X increase compared to the previous quarter. The latest shipment data for the 10GbE market is available on Crehan Research’s website.

    Increasing bandwidth requirements, data volume, data center consolidation and virtualization are driving the demand for faster interconnect solutions. Mellanox’s gain in the 10GbE adapter market is due to significant customer acceptance of Mellanox’s ConnectX® family of Ethernet adapters. Mellanox’s ConnectX®-3 suite of 10/40GbE controllers and NICs and SwitchX®-based 10/40GbE switches deliver unmatched performance, scalability, reliability and overall higher utilization, efficiency and return on investment for server and storage applications in high-performance, Web 2.0, cloud, database, enterprise, financial services, and storage environments.


    “The growing demand for Mellanox’s Ethernet solutions is due to the increase in the utilization and efficiency of compute and storage infrastructures that our products enable,” said Gilad Shainer, vice president of marketing development at Mellanox Technologies. “Utilizing Mellanox’s cost-effective, high density, low power Ethernet adapters, switches, cables and software, leading enterprises, cloud and Web 2.0 companies can reduce their IT budget and gain better return on investment on their systems.”

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