4K and HDR Merge Tinsel town with IP Infrastructure

If you bought your new 4K TV with HDR ready during the holidays, you were not alone. Market researchers tagged the 4K TV global market with 20% CAGR from 2017 to 2015. More and more customers are purchasing bigger screen TVs for finer detailed image, sharper and deeper color, and higher fidelity sound, aided by […]


When you need to lead – Mellanox Ethernet Solution helps you maximize your data center performance

Every year a flurry of new world records in various fields are set or broken. It appears that 2018 will be no exception to this trend. The New Year has hardly begun, yet records have already been shattered, starting with the coldest January in the Midwest reaching a record-breaking minus 58 degrees Fahrenheit (- 50 […]


The Cost of Keeping Up: Overcoming Entertainment’s Technology Catch-22

The late 1990’s represented a tipping point for the entertainment industry. The emergence of high-definition television and the standardization on DVDs set into motion exponential growth in video file sizes — a cycle that continues to this day. Now, with the emergence of Ultra High Definition (UHD) and native 4K video, the amount of data […]


Don’t Host Security Threats: BlueField SmartNIC Trusted Security Solution – The Only Way to Secure Your Infrastructure

The Meltdown and Spectre microprocessors-based attacks are prime demonstrations for why the attempt to secure data or infrastructure via host-based solutions (i.e. host software or host processor) is destined to fail. When the security controls and the attacker share the same trust domain (the host) it is most likely to result in an undetected security […]


That’s Entertainment: The Shift to 4K Starts With Mellanox

Malcom X once said, “The media’s the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that’s power. Because they control the minds of the masses.” Media is now much more than movies, it is also television, news, online internet, social media, sports…and […]


2017 A Year of Change: How Mellanox Helped Move The Needle in Earth Sciences, Medical Research and More

Early in July, Mellanox announced “Our Interconnected Planet,” a series of blogs and articles focusing on the progress and advancements of research and science. Since then, the series has been exploring the impact of technology on global issues. Behind every large-scale issue, we find technology seeking a solution and Mellanox is driven to leverage our networking […]


Mellanox Makes Mining of Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrency Faster and Greener

Rising Bitcoin Prices Spark a Digital Gold Rush Unless you’ve been living under a rock (or spending all your time binge-watching TV shows and playing fantasy football), you probably already know that investing in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is all the rage. Bitcoin has gained over 2000 percent in the last year, trading as high […]


Mellanox and Our Interconnected Planet: Global Energy Company Vestas Drives Wind Energy Solutions with Mellanox InfiniBand Solutions

The cost of clean energy technology continues to decline while the “cost” of legacy fuels skyrockets.  The world added record levels of renewable energy capacity in 2016, at an investment level 23 per cent lower than the previous year. This good news is according to new research published by UN Environment, the Frankfurt School — […]


IBM Demonstrates NVMe Over Fabrics on InfiniBand with Power9 Servers and PCIe Gen 4

IBM Supports NVMe over Fabrics using Mellanox Toay, at the AI Summit New York, IBM is demonstrating a technology preview of NVMe over Fabrics using their Power9 servers, Mellanox InfiniBand connectivity, and IBM Flash Storage. As I mentioned in my blog 3 weeks ago, during the SC17 conference, the IBM FlashSystem 900 array would be an excellent […]


Earth Shattering I/O Performance for IBM Power9 servers

The world’s most demanding applications are requiring increasing amounts of compute power to handle the resource-intensive demands of workloads such as artificial intelligence and machine learning. IBM, with the debut of its latest generation Power9 chip in its new server portfolio, aims to take an industry leadership role in shaping how next generation computing will […]