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SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of
high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center
servers and storage systems, today announced the formation of Mellanox
Capital, a global investment arm, to provide equity investments in
leading technology start-ups and companies worldwide.
Mellanox Capital will make investments in start-ups and technology
companies that focus on innovative approaches to storage, compute,
virtualization, cloud infrastructure, Big Data, enterprise application
platforms, and embedded solutions. Portfolio companies will benefit from
Mellanox’s investment via access to a broad product portfolio from a
recognized leader in data center interconnect solutions, world-class
technology and process expertise, business relationships, customer
introductions and an expanded channel for their products and services,
as well as financial support, strategic insights and market intelligence.
“As a key component of Mellanox’s innovation strategy, equity
investments will provide us with access to technologies, markets,
applications and key innovations influencing the data center as well as
the high-performance interconnect market,” said Eyal Waldman, president
and CEO of Mellanox Technologies. “Mellanox Capital will enhance our
relationships with entrepreneurs, opening doors to new markets,
customers, alliances, co-investors, and emerging technologies.”
Mellanox Capital will be managed by Nimrod Gindi, managing director of
Mellanox Capital, and directed by the Technology Committee of the
Mellanox’s board of directors. In performing due diligence and
supporting portfolio companies, the Mellanox Capital team can leverage
the myriad of technical, process, and industry expertise that currently
exist within Mellanox’s business units and research and development
About Mellanox Capital
Mellanox Capital, Mellanox’s global investment and M&A organization,
makes equity investments in innovative technology start-ups and
companies worldwide. Mellanox Capital invests in a broad range of
companies offering hardware, software, and services in emerging markets
and verticals in high-performance computing, cloud computing, big data,
Web 2.0, and enterprise data centers. For more information on Mellanox
Capital visit www.mellanoxcapital.com.
Mellanox Technologies is a leading supplier of end-to-end InfiniBand and
Ethernet 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, cables 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.
Mellanox is a registered trademarks of Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. All
other trademarks are property of their respective owners.
Mellanox Technologies, Ltd.
Ashley Paula, +1-415-547-7024
Gelbart Kahana Investor Relations
Source: Mellanox Technologies, Ltd.